Springfield in 2017: 6 New Products to Check Out

Posted by Team Springfield

Jan 16, 2017 9:31:12 AM

 

Did you make a New Year's resolution to expand your Springfield Armory® arsenal this year?  Well, you won’t have to wait long to fulfill that resolution, as we have several new options you can get your hands on.

Here are six new-for-2017 Springfield products shipping right now.

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Topics: Pistols & Compact Guns, Polymer Handguns, 1911 Handguns, Springfield News

5 Gun Gifts That Will Make You an Instant Favorite

Posted by Team Springfield

Dec 16, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Feeling particularly generous this Christmas and want to make an excellent impression on someone? Virtually any Springfield Armory® gun will make it happen for you.

But as a starting point, you can become a favorite gift-giver of any Springfield fan on your list by giving them one of these five in particular.

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Topics: Tactical Rifles, Pistols & Compact Guns, 1911 Handguns

#AskSpringfield: What is the best gun for concealed carry?

Posted by Jason Burton

Sep 8, 2016 10:30:00 AM

There is no single best choice to solve every concealment requirement or occasion. There are many variables that will play into exactly which gun to carry depending on the required level of concealment, mode of dress, activity level, etc.  

However, as a general rule I believe the best gun for concealment is the largest gun you can shoot effectively while still being able to have it adequately concealed. I think it is wise for folks who are serious about concealed carry to have multiple choices and here are a few of my favorites based on size:

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Topics: Concealed Carry, Pistols & Compact Guns, Polymer Handguns, First Time Gun Buyers, 1911 Handguns

Dry Fire Friday Episode 8: Drawing from Concealment

Posted by Jason Burton

Aug 5, 2016 10:10:24 AM

Here's one more thing to put on your weekend to-do list - the Dry Fire Friday drill.

Jason Burton here and I've got another drill for you concealment fans to perfect your draw stroke - so let's get started. Whether you're an IWB or appendix carry fan, the rules still apply. It's about practicing that quick fluid motion of the draw to make it a reliable and useful skill. So get your unloaded carry gun, your concealment holster, a cover garment and an empty magazine and you're ready to dry fire practice.

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Topics: Shooting Tips, Pistols & Compact Guns, First Time Gun Buyers, Dry Fire Friday, Trigger Pull

Dry Fire Friday Episode 7: Reloading from Concealment

Posted by Jason Burton

Jul 29, 2016 2:43:37 PM

Hello there, Armory fans - It's Dry Fire Friday.

Jason Burton is locked and (un)loaded to offer up this week's dry-fire drill for your practice and perfecting - slide lock reloads from concealment. All you'll need to get started is an empty magazine in the gun and a spare magazine or two with dummy rounds in your pocket. Don't forget - emphasis on "empty" and "dummy".

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Topics: Shooting Tips, Pistols & Compact Guns, First Time Gun Buyers, Dry Fire Friday, Trigger Pull

Dry Fire Friday Episode 6: Three Ready Positions

Posted by Jason Burton

Jul 22, 2016 3:03:11 PM

Welcome back - It's Dry Fire Friday.

Jason Burton is on deck in that handy video up top to offer some advice on your next go-to dry-fire drill; firing from three ready positions. Whether you're practicing for real-world scenarios in which your starting point is low ready, high ready or compressed ready, be better prepared with some dry-fire practice.

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Topics: Shooting Tips, Pistols & Compact Guns, Dry Fire Friday, Trigger Pull

Springfield in the News: Shout-outs to our Newest Firearms

Posted by Team Springfield

Feb 29, 2016 11:38:01 AM

With SHOT Show 2016 behind us, Springfield Armory® is proud to unveil its latest set of firearms. With new entries in many of our trusty, fan-favorite series, we got some love online from some of our favorite publications and fans.

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Topics: Tactical Rifles, Gun Shows, Pistols & Compact Guns, Polymer Handguns, 1911 Handguns

SHOT Show 2016: Introducing Springfield's Latest and Greatest

Posted by Team Springfield

Jan 27, 2016 4:32:09 PM

There was a lot to take in at SHOT Show 2016, but Team Springfield™ was on hand to bring its latest rounds of new firearms to the show. Let the video playlist below serve as your guide through this year's epic gathering of all things firearm, including:

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Topics: Tactical Rifles, Gun Shows, Pistols & Compact Guns, Polymer Handguns

How to Evaluate and Choose the Right Pistol

Posted by Rob Leatham

Oct 29, 2015 10:00:00 AM

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If you’re a gun collector or enthusiast like I am, you know that picking the best firearm to meet your particular needs can be a difficult process to wade through.

When you pit two or more potential models against each other, what should you look for?

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Topics: Pistols & Compact Guns

DUEL 3, Week 4: Prize Report

Posted by Team Springfield

Sep 20, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Nearly $43,000 in Prizes, Firearms in the Mix

DUEL 3 is still going strong in week four, with more valuable prize packages than any week prior. This week brigns even more opportunities to win Springfield Armory® firearms and packages from our sponsors, so take a shot at winning by voting up to once an hour at DUEL.Springfield-Armory.com. This week's head-to-head duel is between the 1911 LB Operator® .45ACP and the 1911 MC Operator® .45ACP.
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Topics: Tactical Rifles, Pistols & Compact Guns, Polymer Handguns, Accessories, Promotions


Springfield Armory® recommends you seek qualified and competent training from a certified instructor prior to handling any firearm and be sure to read your owner’s manual.  These articles are considered to be suggestions and not recommendations from Springfield Armory®.