AXIS SPT was introduced for bowhunters with shorter draws and lighter poundage. Recently, Easton added spine sizes to round out the offering. Now AXIS SPT covers spines from 260 to 700 fitting virtually all hunting bow setups. In addition, the AXIS SPT will be offered with FOC enhancing half-out inserts and X-nocks included.
FeraDyne® Outdoors, manufacturer of Rage®, Muzzy®, Wac Em® and Rocky Mountain® broadheads reminds bowhunters across the nation that for the first time ever — mechanical broadheads are now legal in all 50 states during the 2022 fall hunting season.
Consumer Promos
Samson Manufacturing announces a new promotion pairing their innovative Hannibal Rail optic mounting accessory with the popular Vortex® Venom optic. The rail/optic combination is available in limited quantities at $349.99 plus applicable shipping via the Samson Manufacturing website.

Industry Update
NSSF® established the National Shooting Sports Month® in August to encourage you to spend time at your local shooting range and share your passion for the shooting sports with others. Millions of Americans have purchased their first firearm over the last two years and millions more show great interest in learning about recreational shooting, making National Shooting Sports Month the perfect time to get involved — and we have 8 great ways to help you join in the celebration.
Primary Arms has named U.S. Foreign Military Sales expert Kelly Rosenberger to lead as Director of Government Programs & Sales. As the Director of Government Programs and Sales, Kelly will work with our government team staff, clients, community partners, and all stakeholders to amplify Primary Arms Government branding, develop the division, and improve sales.
Primary Arms has announced the hiring of Tyler Helgeson as the new Firearms & Ammunition Buyer. As a buyer for Primary Arms, Tyler will undertake key responsibilities in stocking and maintaining inventory on the latest firearms and ammunition products.

Creedmoor® Sports has promoted John Teachey to Vice President – Operations and Marketing. Teachey, who previously served as Vice President of Operations, will now oversee the Sales and Marketing functions.
Firearms Policy Coalition issued a statement in response to the House vote on H.R.1808, the “Assault Weapons Ban of 2022”. The House of Representatives passed H.R.1808, which would, if enacted, criminalize the lawful and constitutionally protected conduct of millions of Americans.
NSSF® condemns the U.S. House of Representatives' passage of H.R. 1808, the Assault Weapons Ban of 2022, as amended. The legislation ignores the Constitutional right, upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court, for law-abiding Americans to keep and bear arms that are in common use. NSSF estimates that there are over 24.4 million Modern Sporting Rifles (MSRs) in circulation in America between 1990 and 2020.

Media Lodge has hired media maven Jenn Jacques for a newly created Brand Strategist position, announced company president, Christen Everly. In her new role, Jacques will set strategy and lead her team in managing and executing Media Lodge’s owned brands,,,
The July 2022 NSSF-adjusted NICS figure of 1,233,115 is a decrease of 4.5 percent compared to the July 2021 NSSF-adjusted NICS figure of 1,279,300. For comparison, the unadjusted July 2022 FBI NICS figure 2,358,150 reflects a 17.6 percent decrease from the unadjusted FBI NICS figure of 2,860,476 in July 2021.
On or around 9/26/2022, FFLs will be prompted to provide the address of the buyer on all denied or delayed transactions. Read for more details.

NSSF® is celebrating National Shooting Sports Month® in August, a month-long recognition of the positive impacts hunting and recreational target shooting have for millions of Americans.
The Second Amendment Foundation is wondering how far Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson will go to politicize his agency, after hiring Ben Carr, identified by the Alliance for Gun Responsibility—a Seattle-based gun control group—as vice president of its foundation board of directors.
NSSF® has launched a national fundraising campaign in support of USA Shooting’s athletes and their pursuit of excellence at the 2022 World Championships this fall. USA Shooting is charted by the U.S. Olympic Committee as the national governing body for the sport of shooting. has announced the appointment of Vince Lusardi as Chief Experience Officer. In this position, Lusardi will implement his years of experience and understanding of the consumer market to build and expand the online community.
Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced that, because of Maryland Governor Hogan’s concession and order to cease the state’s utilization of its ‘good and substantial reason’ carry permit standard, the parties have filed a joint motion to dismiss the Call v. Jones litigation as moot. Case documents can be viewed at
Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced the filing of an important appellate brief, joined by FPC Action Foundation, in the case of Cargill v. Garland, which challenges the ATF’s unconstitutional ban on “bump stock” devices. The brief can be viewed at
Blackwater Worldwide is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with DI Optical Co. Ltd., a leader in military red dot optics and infrared laser aiming devices.
Jobs, Jobs, Jobs
Archery Country in Austin, Texas, a fast-growing, family-owned brand, is seeking a professional and experienced Retail Operations Manager to lead its team.
Newsstand, Radio & TV
Inside Shooting Industry’s first-ever Range Issue, content provides range operators with a look at innovative technologies, the merits of pursuing NSSF’s range-rating program, how to make facilities more welcoming to women and more.
Product News
Primary Weapons Systems announces the launch of the BDE® (Bravo Delta Echo), constructed with state-of-the-art 3D printing titanium technology. The BDE® 762 is the first suppressor manufactured by PWS and the first to be released in the BDE® line.
Galco's Combat Master is now available for the Browning Hi-Power/Springfield SA-35. The Combat Master™ is a professional-grade belt holster hand-molded by Galco’s experienced craftsmen to fit specific handguns.
1791 Gunleather offers several options for everyday carry with the Ruger MAX-9 outfitted with optics. All 1791 Gunleather products are backed by a lifetime warranty and 100% satisfaction guarantee.
Carry secure and confidently with the new Trooper Outside the Waistband Holster from Versacarry. This holster is made in the USA with Premium Water Buffalo leather construction. The Trooper is available in 4 sizes to fit a wide range of firearms.
Springfield Armory® is proud to announce the release of two-tone stainless steel Hellcat® and Hellcat® OSP™ micro 9mm pistols, exclusive variants developed specifically for sale by distributor Sports South.
Camfour announces the addition of SinterFire to their vendor lineup. The addition of Sinterfire will help us expand our vendor lines and product selection of ammunition lines for our customers.
The Hailstorm NXT Jacket and Pants features a quiet and stretchable 2.5-layer shell rated 35k waterproof and 15k breathable. It repels water from drizzles to downpours while allowing for heat and condensation to escape. Windproof and waterproof taped seams help keep moisture out, even when moving through the woods and or climbing into a stand.
Few things are worse for the diehard deer hunter than climbing into a poorly positioned or ill-fitting stand. A serious hunter is already running with the big dogs and demands a treestand that will measure up to your stature and hunting potential. Enter Millennium Treestands’ M150 Monster, a workhorse hang-on stand rated to safely and securely support 300 lbs.
Viridian Weapon Technologies announces laser, green dot reflex sight, and holster compatibility to match more models as Springfield Armory® expands its collection of pistols.
Springfield Armory® is proud to announce it will host the inaugural GUNFEST at the renowned Sturgis, South Dakota, 2022 Motorcycle Rally August 5th through the 7th.
Umarex Airguns will be on site as an official sponsor of the Airgun Village at the inaugural GUNFEST in Sturgis, South Dakota. Fans should visit the Umarex Airgun Village for the opportunity to shoot some of the most popular air powered hunting rifles and airguns.
Join Silencer Shop and RECOIL at CANCON on November 11, 12, and 13, 2022 in Savannah, Georgia. This inaugural, unique shooting event is a fully suppressed range experience.
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