Smith & Wesson has issued a safety recall surrounding a batch of EZ pistols manufactured between March 1st and October 31st 2020. The identified problem occurred on firearms where a hammer was cracked and then failed to fully engage the sear. This can cause a round to fire, cycle the slide, and then continue to […]
Smith & Wesson issued what they’re calling a consumer safety alert for all M&P15-22 rifles and pistols manufactured before February 1, 2019. At this time, if you own one of the affected rifles manufactured before that date, please stop use and have it inspected. Smith & Wesson found two M&P15-22 firearms where the breech face […]
Kel-Tec recently issued a recall on a limited number of one of their most popular firearms, the Sub 2000. The Sub 2000 is a pistol caliber carbine that comes in either 9mm or .40 S&W and folds up for easy storage. Many people use them as their “truck guns” or in their go bag for […]
It’s been a rough month for Honor Defense. In Mid-December the company’s Honor Guard drop scandal swept through the gun world and concerned Honor Guard pistol owners waited with bated breath to see what the company would do in response to this dangerous malfunction.
UPDATE: Below is an article we published after initial reports were published that confirmed that the Honor Guard could fire when dropped or tapped from the rear. Shortly after this, we confirmed those findings with our own test (Dropping the Honor Guard 9mm: What We Discovered). In a relatively short period of time after this […]
“Mandatory safety recall” are three words that no company ever wishes that they have to utter about their products, but it is an unfortunate truth that sometimes products have issues with the way that they are made and those products need to be fixed. It happens to gun manufacturers too and right now this issue […]