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10 biggest weapons tales of 2017

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Concealed carry guns, lasers, sound weapons that attack is invisible, the new nuclear bombs….Reveals of new weapons – both personal protection and military use – was great this year. Not only in the large number, but in the wide range of types of weapons.

On the smaller scale, there were pistols and rifles. In two important historical shifts, the Army made a radical change in sidearms and introduced a new gun, and the Marines took the army to lead in the adoption of a new magazine prevents jams and saves a lot of Marine life in the future.

There was also a tree in excellent concealed carry options for personal and tactical professional use. With a number of the legendary American gunmakers celebrating birthdays and iconic history, special editions of the guns with a meaningful significance were also big in addition to innovation for gun use in the law enforcement and military scenarios.

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Futuristic weapons were also big news with historical developments in weapons such as lasers and sound weapons to unleash invisible “bullets” in the spotlight with the alleged attacks in Cuba. And not to forget the new black-out bombs that a whole nation is dark in seconds.

And on the massive scale of destruction, nuclear weapons were often in the news and became a national discussion in 2017.

New concealed carry options to new nuclear bombs, here are 10 of our top weapons and stories of 2017.

New concealed carry options

Looking for an everyday concealed carry weapon for self-defense? SHOT Show unveiled and features the latest opportunities for a range of budgets and needs this year.

The top highlights in the new concealed carry included a futuristic and custom Taurus Spectrum .380 ACP Pistol and a classic Hollywood chic style Kimber Micro 9 Bel Air. There was also a return of the Colt Cobra and the desired den of James Bond, Walther Arms, characterized by the Credo.

A new color of the excellent FNS-9 Compact FDE also debuted at SHOT as well as a comprehensive and advanced Smith & Wesson M2.0.

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Hottest gun debuting at SHOT SHOW 2017

Hunting rifles-ready-for-all rifles, SHOT Show is the place where the new weapons are revealed. We took you in to show you the new limited edition Browning BAR Safari Rifle, a special 200th anniversary of Remington, to respond quickly and a Ruger 10-22 Takedown Lite, a chassis-based precision rifle Winchester XPC and the Springfield Armory Saint SHOT Show debut.

Not to stop the magazines for the Navy

A reliable weapon can be the difference between life and death for those who are in the army. The Magpul Industries PMAG GEN 3 is a magazine for rifles, which ensures that the user remains deadly in a fight.

More than 20,000 rounds fired? No problem. Still no magazine stop.

The US Marine Corps has taken the decision to ensure that all Marines have the best magazine available. Going forward, Magpul is the PMAG GEN 3 has become the official magazine, to give the Marines that extra advantage in order to stay alive and deadly in a firefight.

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New Army pistol

In future battles, the U.S. soldiers have a new gun for personal protection. The Army of the new gun may see more action than the previous, thanks to a design that has a great potential for offensive purposes, such as close quarter combat.

The Sig Sauer 9mm XM17, and the more compact version XM18, replacing the M9 as the Army’s service pistol. At the end of 2017, the Army began fielding the first Sig Sauer XM17 Modular Handgun System (MHS) sidearms.

This is the first change in about three decades since Beretta’s M9 was first introduced as the Army were in the Cold War back in 1986. For all the details: Meet the US Army’s new gun

The U.S. Army has unveiled a new holster that soldiers rely on in the preparation of their new pistols.

ATHENA laser weapon

For all those naysayers who thought laser weapons would never work…2017 provided irrefutable proof that lasers are going to be very powerful weapons against the enemies of the United States.

Silent, invisible, deadly. The powerful ATHENA laser weapon can destroy enemy threats within a few seconds. This year, the laser weapon proven to be a powerful force in the fight by destroying five Outlaw drones.

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Weapons with sound “bullets”

Weapons that use sound as a destructive force, was a national conversation in 2017, after the alleged attack on the US State Department officials in Cuba.

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Blackout bombs

In a blink of an eye the entire country of North Korea would blackout … that is the power of new bombs under development in South Korea.

New powerful bomb for new stealth fighter jet

Opponents of the United States will soon be faced with the most advanced stealth fighter jet in the world – with even more firepower. This fighter can penetrate deep into a country’s airspace without them knowing to this devastating new bomb.

Mini-Nukes – the new Us nuclear weapons?

North Korea continues to threaten the United States with a nuclear attack. In the Cold War, the deterrence approach may be described as the bigger the bomb, the better.

His new mini-nukes the right solution in place for the threats of today? The building of a new type of nuclear weapons, mini-nukes, is being studied by the White House.

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In 2017, America’s large nuclear arsenal was regularly in the spotlight.

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Allison Barrie is a defense specialist with experience in more than 70 countries, who recommends the highest level of defence and national security, a lawyer with four postgraduate degrees, and author of the definitive guide, Future Weapons: Access Granted, to purchase, in 30 countries. Barrie hosts the new hit podcast “Tactical Talk”, where she gives listeners a direct access to the most fascinating of the Special Operations warriors each week and to learn more about the FOX Firepower host and columnist, click here or follow her on Twitter @allison_barrie and Instagram @allisonbarriehq.

 

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