In this week’s show, Carrie Lightfoot and Barbara Baird, run through a long list of things they saw and liked, and people they met, from SHOT Show 2017. The women also discuss trending news in the firearms world and upcoming events for women. Sponsored by Ruger.
Carrie is simply amazed that a woman stops an intruder with medieval combat skills, and a Japanese sword:
Firearms news you can use
Barb says that Pres. Obama kicked sportsmen in teeth with his final executive order on USFWS lands and a lead ban: https://www.nraila.org/articles/20170120/obama-says-goodbye-to-america-s-gun-owners-with-a-likely-short-lived-lead-ammo-ban
Carrie says this former felon served redeemed himself twice: https://bearingarms.com/bob-o/2017/01/25/hero-saved-arizona-trooper-felon-restored-gun-rights/
Ruger LC9s: http://www.ruger.com/products/lc9s/models.html (extremely easy to rack slide)
Smith & Wesson M&P 2nd generation: https://www.smith-wesson.com/firearms/mp-9-m20 (interesting stippling on grip)
Hudson firearm: Designed by a woman, https://www.hudsonmfg.com/product/
Blaser shotgun & rifle: The Intuition line, designed by our friend Anne Mauro.
Walther Creed – http://www.waltherarms.com/handguns/creed/
LWRC – TWAW Lady DI (Direct Impingment) COMING SOON
5.11 Tactical Gear for women: http://www.511tactical.com/womens/womens-new-gear.html
The hosts wonder if Melania Trump might carry one of these new Gun Toten Mamas bags: https://guntotenmamas.com/collections/pre-sale-for-2017/products/gtm-15-distressed-buffalo-available-february-28th-2016
SOG BELT MULTI TOOL: https://www.sogknives.com/everyday-carry/multi-tools.html
Angel Armor – http://armor.angelintelligence.com/products/ally-one/
Mike Rowe: http://mikerowe.com/
Ashlee Lundvall: http://www.ashleelundvall.com/
Lou Farigno: http://louferrigno.com
Jim Shockey: http://jimshockey.com/
TWAW Product of the Week
Calendar: What’s up?
Barb noticed that there will be a Women on Target Pistol class in California: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cgssa-women-on-target-february-2017-pistol-class-at-burro-canyon-tickets-30283339283
Carrie mentioned the fact that Liberty Safes has produced its 200 millionth safe https://www.facebook.com/LibertySafe. Carrie also reminded listeners about TWAW Giveaway of the month: https://thewellarmedwoman.com/giveaway-of-month
Barb talks about the #duckywon giveaway with Girls with Guns Clothing.
Fan of the Month
Publisher/Editor Barbara Baird is a freelance writer in hunting, shooting and outdoor markets. She is a contributing editor at "SHOT Business," and her bylines are found at several top hunting and shooting publications, including NRA, NSSF and Field & Stream. View all posts by Barbara Baird