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About Wally F.

Staff Writer and Reporter for TVPP. Background in Broadcast News Operations, Journalism, Criminology, and Firearms. An Infantrymen for over ten years in the Canadian Army and still counting. I love my country, family, brother-in-arms, shooting sports, and positive and responsible promotion of firearms and everything that surrounds it in Canada and beyond. https://www.facebook.com/TV.PressPass/ https://www.instagram.com/charliekilozero/

Firing on All Cylinders for Maccabee Defense

Production in Full Swing for the SLR-Multi Caliber Rifles

Words by: Wally F.         Photos by: Maccabee Defense Inc.

 

……….Throughout the years up here in Canada there have been many promises made to creating an AR style rifle that would be in the non-restricted category.  There have been a few successes but at an extremely high cost when filtered down to the consumer level.  Enter Maccabee Defense.

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Colt Canada Actively Seeking Small Arms Contract with Ukraine

A Possible 100,000 Colt Canada Small Arms Order in the Works

Words By: Wally F.          Photos By: TV-PressPass, Various Internet Sources

 

……….With the United States hesitant to sign an arms deal with Ukraine as to not agitate the current Russian government, and Putin warning the US in September to not arm the Ukrainians, Canada is has stepped in to potentially help support the Ukrainian government in the area of arms supply.  In 2017 the Canadian government changed their arms export rules that now will allow shipments such as machine guns and other small arms to other countries on a case-by-case basis.

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Inside the New Faculty – Canadian Coalition For Firearms Rights

A Conversation with Tracey Wilson VP of PR for the CCFR – Part 2.

Words by: Wally F.           Photos by: Shaun Arntsen, Tracey Wilson, and CCFR

 

……….Here’s is part two of my multi-part interview series with Tracey Wilson the Public Relations VP for the Canadian Coliation for Firearms Rights or the CCFR. Tracey and I talk about women in shooting sports, advocacy in Ottawa, and their new television show launching on Wild TV this fall.

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Slice of SHOT Show – Geissele Automatics

Tried, Trued, and Tested

Words By: Wally F.          Photos By: Wally F. / Geissele

 

……….While there were dozens and dozens of aftermarket AR triggers at SHOT this year.  This one… again is my pick.  The Geissele Super Dynamic – Combat Trigger (SD-C) to me is still the best two stage AR trigger money can buy right now.

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Slice of SHOT Show – Nightforce Optics

The NX8 1-8×24 F1 From Nightforce is a Beauty to look at and look through!

Words By: Wally F.          Photos By: Wally F. / Nightforce Optics

 

……….So one of the things I noticed this year with optics manufacturers is that they have improved production and reduce cost on building good quality glass for short/medium distance shooters.   Nightforce Optics is no different.  I took a good close look at the NX8 1-8×24 rifle scope.

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SHOT Show 2018 – “The New Ed”

SHOT Show 2018 Round Up

Words By: Wally F.          Photos By: Wally F.

 

……….SHOT Show, another one bites the dust again.  Even though I stepped into Edward O’s shoes last December for TV-PressPass to continue to deliver firearms news, reviews, and promoting shooting sports and outdoor gear from Canada and beyond, it hasn’t sunk in until now.

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Nighthawk Custom Announces The Agent 2

 The 1911 World Just Got Better

Words By: Wally F.          Photos By: Nighthawk Custom

 

……….It seems like it was not that long ago that I was hands on with the Agent 1.  Just ahead of SHOT ShowNighthawk Custom is busting out it’s sophomore effort in it’s collaboration with Railscales, Cerakote, Agency Arms, Heinie Sights, and Hillybilly 223 with the Agent 2!

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IWI to Debut the TS12 Bullpup Shotgun

The Invasion of Klendathu is Coming Closer to Reality! Would you like to Know More?

Words By: Wally F.          Photos By: Various Internet Sources

 

……….Ahead of SHOT Show IWI has started dropping information on their foray into shotgun territory with the TS12.  And it’s looking like they’re going with a beefy bullpup design bordering on science fiction of the Robert A. Heinlein kind.  You know what, it’s not bad at all.  How else are you going to avenge the destruction of Buenos Aires?

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A Little Something For The Ladies

Nighthawk Custom Announces The Latest Lady Hawk

Words By: Wally F.          Photos By: Nighthawk Custom

 

……….Fine purveyors of 1911s are already well versed in the work that Nighthawk Custom performs on the iconic pistol platform.  Now women have an even better choice in their 1911 line-up with the Heinie Lady Hawk 2.0.

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Tactical Imports Corporation Canada Has Got Your Fix

Order For A Second Shipment Of Type 81 Rifles Are A Go

Words By: Wally F.          Photos By: Various Internet Sources

 

……….If you missed it the first time around you’d best get your pre-order in over at Tactical Imports Corp Canada for the Type-81 rifle.  Since the AK-47 and all their variants are prohibited in Canada this is as close as you’re going to get to owning one.

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