SHOT Show vendors show off new gear (12 PICS)

Old and new kids on the tactical block showed off new and updated gear at Industry Day at the range during SHOT Show 2017.  Here are a few selections.


First Tactical’s designer makes sure the company’s women’s clothes are cut for women.

Hogue OTF

Hogue’s “out the front” knife, or OTF, is an auto-opener with a classic Hogue grip. (Photo: Eve Flanigan)

First Tactical belt

First Tactical’s new belt has a flat-profile buckle and is pre-curved for the waist. (Photo: Eve Flanigan)


Streamlight has updated several products. Here’s the new weapon mount and switch for the Pro-Tac light. (Photo: Eve Flanigan)

First Tactical Boot

First Tactical reps show off their men’s Operator boot. (Photo: Eve Flanigan)


First Tactical was a range day sponsor, and they showed off a wide assortment of products. (Photo: Eve Flanigan)


First Tactcial’s 101 lumen penlight retails for $24.99. (Photo: Eve Flanigan)

Mechanix gloves

Mechanix gloves had a huge display with their many gloves on amazingly realistic mannequin hands. (Photo: Eve Flanigan)


And now for something completely different: CAA’s prone training mat that locks the shooter into position. (Photo: Team HB)


Hiperfire grips and trigger make shooting a carbine a luxurious experience. (Photo: Eve Flanigan)

Cougar Tactical

Cougar Tactical’s new jacket (R) with liner that can be worn separately (L). (Photo: Eve Flanigan)

First Tactical rifle pack

First Tactical’s Specialist pack, attached to one of their rifle sleeves. (Photo: Team HB)

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