Ricoh’s WG-M1 is an action camera with a 14 megapixel sensor, capable of full 1080P HD video. It features airtight, waterproof construction, capable of submerging to a depth of 32 feet and cold resistance to temperatures as low as -10°C. The rechargeable Li-Ion battery is capable of lasting up to 150 minutes when recording footage.
5BORONYC has produced three hats in a desert camo that’s very reminiscent of AOR1.
Available either online or at select retailers.
Thanks to our Facebook readership, the origin of the Tacticool C96 has been revealed.
First off, it is an airsoft gun, built around a Marushin Mauser M712 (link is to Red Wolf Airsoft). It was entered into an airsoft customization photo contest where it placed 2nd in the pistol division, hence the photos. It received 62 votes, just one vote behind the modified MK23 which took 1st place.
Here’s the contest page featuring the photos, along with a rough translation of the description.
Based on the Marushin made Mauser M712, was placed Dutt site direct, Equipped with under rail, M4 grip and (stepping processing), we have customized appearance improbable. Everyone in the Moselle fan, I’m sorry (laughs)
You should also check out the rest of the contest entries here: www.hyperdouraku.com/contest14/index.html. There’s some really cool stuff to be seen.
This is a picture of a Mauser C96 that’s been spreading around the internet, however instead of the classic design that served as the basis for Han Solo’s blaster, it’s been bubba’d up to a near unrecognizable state. Now, this could very simply be an airsoft replica gone wrong (or right, if it’s your thing). Unfortunately, the image is too low resolution to read any of the markings on the parts kit, which would be a dead giveaway. However, the image does feature a URL which leads to this page on the Chinese social media site Sina Weibo:
Unfortunately, I’m not a Chinese citizen, which is required to get a Weibo membership, so I can’t access the profile beyond the initial public page. Additionally, the creator of this kit hasn’t come forward, so at the moment, I can’t determine if this is a real steel monstrosity, or just an airsoft one.
The ‘Filmography of Guns’ is a project by Cathryn Lavery to create a print that features 115 individual illustrations of iconic guns – real and fantastic – in television and film, featured on a single, large print.
In addition to the print, an in-depth book featuring all 115 guns is also being offered.
This project has already reached its baseline funding goal, however you can still donate to secure a print, book, or reach the higher stretch goals for even greater rewards such as the custom collector book plate.
Tulli Armor is billed as the world’s first affordable, mobile, and puncture-resistant tornado protection for individuals and families. Made from layer of ballistic nylon and padding, the Tulli Armor Tornado Shield has been tested to protect against various projectiles such as wood, metal rods, and glass at speed at and above 200mph.
Its a ceramic coffee mug shaped like a grenade. Available in a variety of colors, including ‘Avocado’ which is the closest it seems to get to the Mk2 grenade this is seemingly inspired by.
“World Trade Center, New York City – aerial view (March 2001)” by Jeffmock – Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.
As I’m sure you can imagine by the wealth of NERF articles we post on this site, this is pretty much a daily occurrence at TFB headquarters.
You can check out RackaRacka’s channel here: www.youtube.com/channel/UCz_cDc_2arKIb6SlJoqFT0w
This post was originally featured on Soldier Systems Daily.
Violent Little Machine Shop has just released two brand new PVC morale patches: Durden Bear and WHTFSU.
A PVC patch with hook backing, the Durden Bear Fight Club morale patch pays tribute to Tyler Durden, and acts as a natural progression from Violent Little Machine Shop’s own Creasy Bear patch. Durden Bear features intricate 3D detail, and comes with an art card. Comes in full-color.
The WHTFSU or ‘We’re Here To F*** S*** Up’ patch features Dale and Brennan, everybody’s favorite tuxedo-wearing step brothers duo. Like the Durden Bear Fight Club patch, WHTFSU is also 3D PVC full-color with hook backing, and comes with an art card.
The 2015 Liberty Belles calendar is now available. This time, the calendar pays tribute to the Special Operations within the US Navy, US Air Force, US Marine Corps, and US Army, with the women of Liberty Belles adorned in tactical gear and custom fit bikini uniforms. It also comes with a bonus pull out poster!
Just in case that whole Scorpion thing with printers blows up in their face, I suggest PEO Soldier take a hard look at MultiDoge as a backup plan.
This post originally appeared on Soldier Systems Daily.
New ‘Pick 13′ system, armor abilities, and Create-An-Operator. Looks neat.
The NERF Zombie Strike Hammer Combat Kit consists of a NERF Hammer melee weapon and mask.
The Hammer features the apocalyptic ‘wear-n-tear’ look as the rest of the Zombie Strike line, such as appearing to having been made from cobbled together materials (bent pipe with wrapped wire grip combined with a brick strike head) and featuring markings and Zombie Strike branding. The mask is a bit more colorful, being made from foam with dual elastic retention bands.
Here’s one of our very own Amigos showing just how menacing this ‘combat kit’ can be. The shirt matching the mask was just a happy coincidence.
The Hammer Combat Kit should be available for sale wherever Z-Strike/Zombie Strike products are sold. We got ours at Target.
Inspired by the classic Trench Knives of the early 20th century, Cold Steel’s Chaos Tanto features a “D” ring guard made from reinforced 6061 aluminum, offering a comfortable and secure grip while protecting the hand from attack and damage while striking or cutting. The blade itself is 7.5″ of SK-5 high carbon steel, coated in black Tuff-Ex for corrosion resistance and reduced friction. The pommel features a 1055 carbon steel tapered point for Punyo or butt strikes. The Chaos Tanto comes with a Secure-Ex sheath with a belt loop for carry.
Also available with a double edge blade.
The CamelBak Hydration Calculator is an interactive application on the CamelBak website that determines how much water you might require during an activity. By inputting your weight, age, gender, color of urine, how much you sweat, outside weather and temperature, along with your chosen activity, time, and intensity, the calculator will give you a rough measurement on how much water you should consume per hour. It’s not the most in-depth calculator, but for a complementary tool it’s pretty good.
Rebellion is celebrating the 33rd birthday of Rogue Trooper, one of my favorite 2000 AD properties, by selling the game on their webstore for 75% off.
Rogue Trooper takes place on Nu Earth, where two sides, the Norts and the Southers, wage a never ending war. Due to years of chemical and biological weapons use, the poisonous atmosphere keeps both sides confined to protective suits called chemsuits, except for the titular Rogue Trooper, the last in a line of Genetic Infantrymen who were developed by the Southers to function in the poisonous environment.
The Camouflage Shooting Vest For Hunters is made of 100% polyester, with breathable camouflage mesh accented with cordura. Double size pockets for ammunition are placed at both sides of the chest. Two additional zippered inside pockets allow for additional storage, and the vest features 2-way zipper closure. Additionally, the side vents can be close with snap fasteners.
Available in Olive and Tan.
Knott’s Scary Farm, Knott’s Berry Farm’s yearly Halloween event, is hosting a special event this year called Special Ops: Infected. Taking place at the Camp Snoopy grounds, ‘squads’ of park guests are armed with special laser guns and are tasked with eliminating zombies while undertaking various missions, such as fending off militia members and locating a mad scientist with the cure to the zombie plague. The event is reportedly open to all park guest at no additional cost, although slots are limited each night.
The Danger Ranger Bear app by Prometheus Design Werx “…shares the how to’s, what’s, why’s, do’s and don’ts for your next outdoor adventure.” It offers constantly updating outdoors tips such as recipes for outdoor meals, how to read a topographic map, bushcraft, and gear maintenance, as well as gear reviews and campfire tales.
Currently available on iOS.
You can get it here: itunes.apple.com/us/app/danger-ranger-bear/id905506238?mt=8
The Strike Industries Ricci Compact Medical Pouch is a modular first aid pouch with a zippered compartment with elastic loops to hold medical gear. Its design allows it to attach to a vest or pack, belt, or leg with the use of an optional strap.
LAS VEGAS, NV – Arsenal, Inc. is introducing a new configuration to our successful line of Bulgarian-made SAM7K 7.62×39 caliber pistols, now with Sig Sauer’s SB15 pistol stabilizing brace*.
The first variation of the SAM7K pistol was introduced in 2013, and became an instant success. The SAM7K pistol is manufactured with Arsenal’s exclusive forged then milled receiver, original Bulgarian hammer forged chrome lined barrel, flip-adjustable peep rear sight, and ambidextrous safety lever.
The Sig-Sauer SB15 pistol stabilizing brace used on the SAM7K-03 is a veteran-designed aid that is made to improve the single-handed shooting performance of a pistol. By using the operator’s forearm, it provides a stable support to reduce felt recoil and minimize accuracy-robbing spin and shift. The stabilizing brace sits on the receiver extension, and the flexible cuff with two adjustable nylon straps allows the brace to be custom fit to any user. The receiver extension has a water proof storage compartment with a sealing threaded cap. It is accessible when the brace is removed or pushed all the way forward.
* The SB15 Pistol Stabilizing Brace is manufactured and provided by Sig Sauer. This product has been reviewed by the BATFE and was determined that it does not alter the classification of the firearm or subject the firearm to NFA control. To download the BATFE compliance letter, click here. Sig Sauer donates $3 of every SB15 sold to support the veterans of HAVA.
The Milspec Junkies Panty Sniper design is printed on a 100% preshrunk cotton shirt.
Made in the USA.
A while back we featured an article on the Australian series Danger 5:
From David Russo and David Ashby, the creators of Italian Spiderman, comes the ultimate 60′s era-style spy show you never knew you wanted, but know you have to see. Set in an alternate WWII, 5 Allied spies: Jackson from the USA, Tucker from Australia, Lisa from Russia, Claire from Britain, and Pierre from Europe, battle Hitler and the Third Reich’s evil schemes world wide, facing such foes as lizard men and Japanese robots.
Great synopsis, huh? You know you have to see the second season, which reportedly will begin airing next month.