The SHWAT™ Crystal Ball (SHOT Show 2018)

SHOT show 2018

Want a glimpse at the future, maybe even your future? When it comes to all things Shooting, Hunting and Outdoors, the best crystal ball is the annual SHOT Show, or SHOT for short. Typically, 60,000 or so people hit about Continue reading The SHWAT™ Crystal Ball (SHOT Show 2018)

Change the Caliber Change the Game – We Take the X95 Tavor 300 Blackout Tactical Hog Hunting!

Hog Hunting with the 300 Blackout X95 Tavor

Last year I published a story here saying the IWI X95 Tavor might be the best hog hunting rifle ever. Well, times change and maybe we can call that Part 1. But now we have the X95 chambered in 300 Continue reading Change the Caliber Change the Game – We Take the X95 Tavor 300 Blackout Tactical Hog Hunting!

Hundreds of Hogs – Real World Hunting with the Trijicon EO REAP-IR

REAP-IR REVIEW

It’s the Friday before Labor Day and with the family in tow, we start the 2.5 hour trek west to the farm. This can mean only one thing… Labor Day Hog Hunting. Years ago, Labor Day weekend was when we Continue reading Hundreds of Hogs – Real World Hunting with the Trijicon EO REAP-IR

Continuously Update SHOT Show 2017 News – Wish You Were Here!

SHOT SHOW 2017 NEWS

Seriously, I wish each of you could experience the magnitude and excitement that comes each January at the National Shooting Sports Foundation’s SHOT Show. SHOT = Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor, Trade (Show) and 2017 looks exciting! SHOT is SHWAT™ in many Continue reading Continuously Update SHOT Show 2017 News – Wish You Were Here!

Keep Coal out of Your Christmas Stocking: Use the Essential SHWAT™ Gift Buyer’s Guide

Christmas Gift Buyer's Guide

Good news! It’s not Christmas yet, you still have time to score as Santa this year. Like me, you’ve probably been inundated with various gift buyer guides. Why read this one? Well, because if you’re like me, you still have Continue reading Keep Coal out of Your Christmas Stocking: Use the Essential SHWAT™ Gift Buyer’s Guide

Best Hog Hunting Rifle Yet? Spend the Night with The Tavor X95

I wonder how many “best hog hunting rifle” stories have been told? Seriously, four years ago we ran a top ten hog hunting rifles story that still has traction on Google. But it’s not 2012 anymore and after spending the Continue reading Best Hog Hunting Rifle Yet? Spend the Night with The Tavor X95

IWI X95 Tavor – aka, X95, Micro Tavor, MTAR – Civilian Commercial Model Released!

  Previously available only to select law enforcement and video gamers, the commercial Tavor X95 from IWI launched today here at SHOT Show 2016! Like short rifles, compact platforms? Dislike NFA tax stamps and rules? Then you probably are primed Continue reading IWI X95 Tavor – aka, X95, Micro Tavor, MTAR – Civilian Commercial Model Released!

The Gearhead Works FLEx Swivel – If You Own A Tavor You Need This

It’s such a simple part, the FLEx Swivel from Gearhead Works. Every Tavor owner needs one. I’m grateful to have had more time on a IWI Tavor than most people. At the moment, I have two, a 5.56 version and Continue reading The Gearhead Works FLEx Swivel – If You Own A Tavor You Need This

4 Easy Tavor Upgrades and How to Do Them with Manticore Arms Parts

Nothing may be more American than customizing your rifle, even if the rifle you’re upgrading your favorite Israeli bred IWI Tavor. I’d seen pictures of customized Tavor SARs around the web but had no idea how easy it was to Continue reading 4 Easy Tavor Upgrades and How to Do Them with Manticore Arms Parts

American Built Arms T-Grip – A vertical grip built with the Tavor in mind

If you have been following SHWAT™ for any length of time, you know we are fans of the IWI Tavor.  We were the first in the USA to put the Tavor through a dedicated carbine class with Force Options Training Continue reading American Built Arms T-Grip – A vertical grip built with the Tavor in mind