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A Christmas Tradition – The OC Tactical Christmas Stocking is Here!

The vast majority of tactical Christmas stockings are uninspired jokes. Gear makers just sew a stocking from 1000D nylon and then add all manor of garish pouches, zippers, webbing, over wrought handles, d-rings, and loop material. They’re fun but forgettable in a sea of similar stockings.

OC Tactical’s Christmas Stocking is just the opposite. These stockings are truly unique and have become something of a tradition around my house. They create a limited run of rare or historically important camo stockings every year. They are a great collectors piece for camo nerds. These stockings are finely made with original fabrics or meticulous reproduction fabric, lined with LITELOK fabric, and feature a small loop field for adding patches.

Past stockings have featured original Vietnam era Tiger Stripe material in 2015, special reproduction Rhodesian camo in 2016, original ERDL camo material from 1978 for the 2017 stocking, and now a batch of what may be the rarest fabric yet… The 2018 stocking will feature Universal AOR!

From OC Tactical:

This year’s run of custom Christmas Stocking is truly unique.  I made these with some of rarest camo fabric on the planet.  This is the camo some have called the Universal AOR pattern from the Navy’s camo testing.  I was lucky enough to get my hands on bunch of the test patterns awhile back including a small amount of this.  The only other example of this fabric I know of was photos posted by legitkit years ago of a uniform top made by Beyond Clothing. This is a one time deal, once they are gone I will not make these again.

This is a stocking that you do not want to miss.

Get yours here: OCTactical.com

Kitfox Design Group Firearm Cookie Cutters

You could roll out the same old cookie cutters this Christmas or you could take your cookie game to the next level with the new Firearm Cookie Cutters from Kitfox Design Group. They are sold in a set of 5 which includes the following cutters:

Target: 3.5″ x 2.22″
Revolver: 3.35″ x 4.125″
Glock: 3.79″ x 5.25″
AR: 2″ x 6.25″
Krink: 2.4″ x 6.25″

Just think of the fun you’ll have when you show up to your family Christmas party with a basket full of freedom cookies. Aunt Linda from California will probably pass out and your sister’s barista boyfriend will need his weighted blanket. Maybe your family would think they were awesome. Either way, you win.

Get them here: Kitfoxdesigngroup.com

OC Tactical Restocks Rhodesian Camo Stockings

OC Tactical makes a limited run of rare or historically important camo stockings every year. They are a great collectors piece for camo nerds. These stockings are finely made with original fabrics or meticulous reproduction fabric, lined with LITELOK fabric, and a loop field for adding patches. They are not adorned with useless PALS webbing, zippered pockets, D-rings are anything like that because the camo is the focus.

They made a Rhodesian Camo stocking for 2016 from a special run of reproduction material that was very scarce. That stocking sold quickly but the have been able to build a few more which are now available to purchase in time for Christmas. Visit the OC Tactical website to purchase: OC Tactical

I should also note that you will not want to miss this year’s stocking which will be unveiled VERY soon. The camo is very cool and very rare.

Gear Makers Take Note – New Self Quote Form from Whiskey Two Four

Whiskey Two Four offers a lot of manufacturing capability to gear makers of all sizes including custom laser cut laminate material and now it is even easier to order their materials for your business. Their new Self Quote Form allows customers to generate an estimate on laser cut laminate material anytime and anywhere.

Once you have completed the form and generated a quote, you can send a copy along with a PO to place your order.

View the form here: WTF Laser Cut Laminate Self Quote Form

 

B.E. MEYERS & CO. TO SHOWCASE WARFIGHTER SOLUTIONS AT NGAW INDUSTRY DAY

B.E. Meyers & Co., Inc. will be participating at the Annual National Guard Association of Washington (NGAW) Industry Day on October 18, 2018. The event will be held at Camp Murray in Tacoma, WA from 0900-1400 in building 80, where B.E. Meyers & Co. will be showcasing their full line of laser and warfighter systems. Attendees are invited to visit the B.E. Meyers & Co. exhibit to see the MAWL® (Modular Advanced Weapon Laser) featuring their patented VCSEL technology; the GLARE® series of Ocular Interruption lasers for Hail and Warning; the IZLID® NIR and SWIR pointers and illuminators; and the BOARS®-M2 modular optic and accessory rail for the M2 series. They will also be displaying their full catalog of Flash Suppression Solutions.

To schedule a meeting with the B.E. Meyers & Co. Team at NGAW Industry Day, please contact info@bemeyers.com.

Multicam Quilts Update: New Camo Patterns, Prototypes, and Custom Options

There is a lot of news coming out of Multicam Quilts lately including two new Multicam patterns, an interesting prototype, and the availability of custom options.

Multicam Quilts were previously only offered in the original Multicam pattern. Now they are offering two new patterns on a limited basis. They already have 50/50 NYCO Multicam Tropic material in hand and are taking orders. This limited pattern will likely sell out quickly. Pre-orders are also already open for Multicam Black quilts which will be made once the material is available.

Typically, Multicam Quilts are backed with plush Polartec 200 fleece. However, they are experimenting with an interesting new option for the backing – Coyote Brown Polartec Thermal Pro FR. This fire resistant material is only in use on a prototype for now but it could become available if there is enough interest.

Finally, if you are following the development of these quilts on AR15.com or social media, you have likely seen the custom options that people have been requesting like the paracord loops shown above. This is one of perks from buying a handmade item from a small business. They are able to accommodate customization requests.

If you want to learn more about Multicam Quilts, check out our earlier post: Countyline Quilt Company Multicam Quilts

Visit their Intagram or Facebook pages to stay up to date on the latest quilts. Visit their page in the AR15.com Equipment Exchange to order your own quilt: Multicam Quilts on AR15.com

Countyline Quilt Company Multicam Quilts

What happens when you combine ripstop 57/43 NYCO Extreme Multicam material, Polartec 200 fleece, and intricate machine quilting techniques? Well, you end up with something that is quite beautiful, functional, and really cool.

Countyline Quilt Company started offering their Multicam quilts on internet gun forums. The idea blew up from there and now they have launched dedicated social media sites just for their Multicam Quilts. Who wouldn’t want an heirloom quality quilt in an iconic camo pattern?

They use ripstop 57/43 NYCO Extreme material for the top layer. This material is not as well known as the 50/50 NYCO used in many uniforms but it is much softer while still offering excellent durability. Countyline Quilt Company then bonds warm Polartec 200 fleece to the back of the quilt with a beautiful pattern of stitches. The edges are then bound to prevent fraying.

These are made in the USA from USA made materials. They are about 65″ X 84″ (custom sizes may be available by request).

Order yours direct: Multicam Quilts

Join Proven Arms & Outfitters for the First Tactical V2 Challenge

ABERDEEN, N.C. – (September 2018)- Proven Arms & Outfitters, formerly Quantico Tactical is proud to announce the First Tactical V2 Challenge on September 29th, 2018 at the Tacoma, WA and Woodbridge, VA locations. The event falls on a weekend-long First Tactical Days celebration, the 28th – 30th of September, where customers can save 20% Off their entire First Tactical purchase. First Tactical, the newest (and oldest) innovator of tactical gear and apparel, and Proven Arms & Outfitters celebrate the launch of their new V2 Tactical Pants. The V2 Series is the long-awaited byproduct of market demands for a superior pant that boasts advanced features and functionality while being provided at a competitive price. Proven Arms & Outfitters standard is to offer consumers excellent product selection while allowing for budget-friendly, quality options.

Proven Arms & Outfitters locations are currently operating under the Quantico Tactical signage, as they are still in transition from the former name. Proven Arms & Outfitters wants to remind consumers that they are the same great company that has served them for years.

Please stop by the store on September 29th for an onsite event and be the first to try the V2 Tactical Pant. Product Designers and subject matter experts will be on hand to demonstrate the V2 product line and answer questions, and a live wear test for those who wish to participate. All public safety community members are encouraged to visit Proven Arms & Outfitters (formerly Quantico Tactical) to explore First Tactical’s complete line of men’s and women’s apparel and gear.

Proven Arms & Outfitters and First Tactical believe in these pants so much they will be handing out prizes for merely trying them on. Join their teams for a great day of festivities including hourly raffles, door prizes, product demos and more! Everyone purchasing an item will receive a free limited edition First Tactical patch. Proven Arms & Outfitters and First Tactical are honored to serve law enforcement, firefighter, EMS, and Military professionals.   Proven Arms & Outfitters retail locations provide local professionals and enthusiasts with exceptional hands-on service.

Stay tuned and look forward to more exciting announcements coming from Proven Arms & Outfitters very soon!

About Proven Arms & Outfitters:

Proven Arms & Outfitters is a leading supplier of apparel, gear, and firearms to Enthusiasts, Law Enforcement, First Responders, and Military professionals. We have the PROVEN selection of products designed to help you perform at your peak. For a complete and current outfit for your weapon, build out existing kit, or gear up for your next adventure, choose us for our practical knowledge, experience, extensive selection, and exceptional customer service. Proven Arms and Outfitters is formerly Quantico Tactical. This change comes after 14 years of operating under the Quantico name. A name that has long served the surrounding communities with the latest in firearms, gear, and apparel to military personnel, federal agencies, law enforcement, and tactical enthusiasts. After much reflection, it was decided that to serve its customers better it would be best to separate the company into two separate entities, one focused on retail sales and the other on government sales. Quantico Tactical will now focus solely on sales and logistics to the military, federal agencies, state/local law enforcement agencies and private security from their headquarters location in Aberdeen, NC.   Proven Arms & Outfitters will focus on retails sales to the public.

Visit one of our two Proven Arms & Outfitters locations, find us on the web at www.ProvenOutfitters.com, and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

About First Tactical

Headquartered in Modesto, California, First Tactical™ makes functional gear created for professionals. Guided by the principles of innovation and reliability, First Tactical works firsthand with Law Enforcement, Firefighters, and Emergency Medical Personnel to create durable products that meet the needs of public safety. By working directly with real-world users and utilizing the expertise of high-quality professionals, all of First Tactical’s products are put through demanding conditions to ensure they are can reliably perform. Learn more about First Tactical’s clothing, Advanced Women’s Fit, outerwear, accessories and what’s to come at www.FirstTactical.com.

B.E. MEYERS & CO. EXHBITING AT MANEUVER WARFIGHTER CONFERENCE / FORT BENNING EXPO 2018

B.E. Meyers & Co., Inc. will be exhibiting their advanced laser systems and warfighter solutions at the Maneuver Warfighter Conference and Fort Benning Expo on September 11-13, 2018 at the Mcginnis-Wickham hall in Fort Benning, GA. Visit booth #18 to speak with the B.E. Meyers & Co. Team, and to see the Modular Advanced Weapon Laser – Direct Action (MAWL®-DA); the IZLID® series of laser pointers/illuminators; the GLARE® RECOIL weapon mounted Hail and Warning laser system; and the BOARS™-M2 optics and accessories rail for the M2 platform. B.E. Meyers & Co. will also be displaying their new M2A1F threaded flash hider for the General Dynamics M2A1 heavy machine gun.

To schedule a meeting with B.E. Meyers & Co. at the Maneuver Warfighter Conference/Fort Benning Expo, please contact sales@bemeyers.com.

Proven Arms & Outfitters Back to School Sales

There are a ton of new items and sales coming to Proven Arms & Outfitters this week.

If you want to see Magpul’s new line of sunglasses, they will have them in store next week on their new Magpul Sunglasses kiosk. http://www.provenoutfitters.com/eyewear-1569

They are also offering 50% off Magpul summer apparel. http://www.provenoutfitters.com/clearance-1561

All backpacks are on sale: http://www.provenoutfitters.com/packs

T3 Trident Tactical/Technical is 40% off: http://www.provenoutfitters.com/t3-gear-730

There is a ton of RE Factor Tactical Gear to check out.

Apparel: http://www.provenoutfitters.com/apparel-476

Morale: http://www.provenoutfitters.com/morale-motivation

Clearance: http://www.provenoutfitters.com/clearance-1209

Both Streamlight and Maglite flashlights are on sale for 45% and 30% off respectively.

Streamlight: http://www.provenoutfitters.com/streamlight-427

Maglite: http://www.provenoutfitters.com/maglite

Rite in the Rain: www.provenoutfitters.com/rite-in-the-rain

First Tactical Apparel and Bags: www.provenoutfitters.com/first-tactical

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