Kit Up is a military gear blog that reports on the changes -- both good and bad -- to combat gear, including guns, magazines, packs, knives and other essential kit. Our focus is on the weapons, ammunition and equipment that U.S. Army and Marine Corps infantry and U.S. Special Operations forces carry into the fight.
Military.com's crew will be among the 65K attendees expected at SHOT Show 2018, being held from Jan. 23 to Jan. 26.
IWI US Inc. recently unveiled a new semi-automatic shotgun design just in time for SHOT Show 2018.
Milley first mentioned his vision for the service's future individual combat weapon in October at AUSA 2017.
Christensen Arms just announced it is now offering more calibers in its Modern Precision Rifle.
Midland Arms is now offering a new line of single-shot, folding shotguns designed to fit in a backpack.
The brief video clip is reportedly part of a three minute, nine second video of U.S. troops serving in Afghanistan firing var...
Halo Optics recently announced the latest addition to its family of long-range laser rangefinders -- the XLR1500.
Federal Premium recently unveiled its newest type of Hydra-Shok pistol ammunition that's designed for deep penetration.
Mission First Tactical LLC recently unveiled its new ENGAGE pistol grip for AR15-style rifles and carbines.
Grunts, including those outside the squad, are getting the M27 Infantry Automatic Rifle -- and a whole lot of other goodies.
The U.S. Army recently put out a reminder on how to make sure weapons continue to function when temperatures dip.
"Springfield Armory's 911 .380 is the perfect pistol for your everyday carry," according to a recent press release.
The "Crossover" pistol design emerged out of Glock's effort to win the Army's Modular Handgun System competition.
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The carbine is designed for any level of shooter, from novice to experienced, and for any number of uses.
The company has rolled out a new line of "Urban Utility" sneakers designed with durability in mind.
Shooting coaches beware: This smartphone-compatible pistol accessory is gunning for your job.
The DoD said any decisions on the sale of anti-tank and anti-aircraft weapons would come from the State Department.
The Massachusetts company introduced the Savage MSR 15 Valkyrie chambered for Federal Premium Ammunition'' 224 Valkyrie.
The .224 Valkyrie produces flat trajectories, match-grade accuracy and supersonic velocities beyond 1,300 yards downrange.