Duty Gear Press Releases
January 15, 2014
Bianchi Adds Traditional Belt Slot Holsters to its Allusion Concealment Line
The Bianchi® brand today announced the addition of two new Allusion™ concealment holsters at the Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade Show and Conference (SHOT Show) January 14 - 17, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nev. With a traditional belt slot carry, the new Model 126 Assent™ and Model 131 Confidential™ are worn close to the body for excellent concealability. The Bianchi Allusion series combines the best of both leather and synthetic technologies to offer a product with traditional good looks and long-lasting performance.
January 14, 2014
Safariland Introduces State of the art Grip Locking System Concealment Holster Series
Safariland® announced the introduction of the GLS™ (Grip Locking System) series of holsters at the Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade Show and Conference (SHOT Show) January 14 - 17, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nev. The GLS holster line features a patent-pending retention device which securely holds the firearm in place once holstered. The innovative retention mechanism is quickly and intuitively deactivated with the middle finger during the draw. Holsters with the all-new GLS retention provide weapon security with a very low-profile and ride close to the body, making them ideal for concealment.
November 12, 2013
Safariland Introduces Rogers’ Rail Lite
The Safariland® brand announced today the release of the Rogers’ Rail Lite (RRL), a gun-mounted light which offers target illumination at a low cost. The RRL is designed to quickly and easily mount to any Picatinny/1913 or light rail of most modern handguns and rifles. The RRL can disengage effortlessly, be used on or off a gun and can easily fit into a pocket.
September 16, 2013
Safariland Introduces the ILS Compact Flashlight Series
Safariland® announced today the release of the Individual Light System (ILS) series flashlights featuring a unique dual output for an instantaneous switch from low to high light on standard alkaline batteries. An extension of the popular RLS™ (Rapid Light System) light, the new ILS collection is comprised of two hand-held models - the ILS-1 and ILS-2. The ILS-1 is a mini hand-held light with an integral clip that can easily attach to any belt or garment while the ILS-2 is a longer hand-held light with a pocket clip for easy carry.
August 21, 2013
Safariland® Expands 7TS Holster Series with ALS®/SLS and SLS Models
Safariland® announced today the expansion of the all new 7TS™ Holster Series. Initially launched in ALS® (Automatic Locking System) models, nine new duty and tactical holsters are now available in the combination ALS®/SLS (Self Locking System) and in SLS-only retention models. 7TS holsters feature a patent-pending design which strengthens the holster body. This unique design allows the holsters to be constructed of SafariSeven™, a proprietary DuPont™ nylon blend. SafariSeven offers enhanced heat and cold tolerances, making it almost impervious to the elements and is highly durable, extremely lightweight and impact-resistant.
July 11, 2013
Bianchi® Enhances www.Bianchi-Intl.com with New Features!
Bianchi® excitedly announced today the launch of their new website design providing simple navigation, larger images and expanded holster fit information to enhance the overall user experience. Key updates to the site include the integration of The Safariland Group’s “Holster Finder” which has seamlessly increased the number of gun fits listed on the site. With the increase in gun fit listing, an updated filtering system for holster selection has been incorporated and users can filter by several options, including the most frequently used: Gun Manufacturer and Gun Model.
July 05, 2013
Safariland® Congratulates Winners of 2013 MGM Ironman 3 Gun Match
Safariland® Congratulates Team Safariland members Mike Voigt and Maggie Reese who won the Open class and Iron Maiden classes, respectively, at the 2013 MGM Ironman 3 Gun Tournament June 2-8 in Parma, Idaho. As one of the most grueling three-day matches in the circuit, competitors shot more than 1,000 rounds to complete the ten stages of fire. Additional shooters competing with Safariland equipment also placed high in the ranks. Travis Gibson achieved a close second in the Open class and Mark Hanish took the Scoped Tactical class Championship. Safariland also congratulates Barry Dueck for once again winning the Heavy Metal class which was followed closely by Mark Hanish.