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SHOT Show 2015: Day 1 Live Coverage

By The ITS Crew

SHOT Show 2015 Day One

SHOT Show is the largest trade show of its kind covering shooting sports, outdoor, hunting and law enforcement industries. Stay tuned for live coverage coming straight from the 2015 SHOT Show floor.

This post will update throughout the day as our coverage continues, so check back often for all the awesomeness! All new content will be posted at the top so there’s no need to scroll down, simply keep refreshing the page to view posts as we send them in.

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1628– Day 1 from the 2015 SHOT Show floor is a wrap! Hope you enjoyed the coverage, stay tuned for more tomorrow! ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1621– The new Princeton Tec Sync headlamp is available for $30 and features a dial instead of a push button which creates a simple interface. 90 lumens with variety of beams. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1618– New from Princeton Tec are their Helix lanterns. They come in a Backcounty model (shown in Red) and Base Camp model (shown in green) but both are designed to be packable. Also converts to a dome light too for hanging in your tent. 150 and 250 lumens variable output and uses 3 AAA or AA batteries. Available late Spring / early Summer. Prices range from $34.99 to $49.99 and $79.99 for the rechargeable version coming soon. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1600– The Hill People Gear Heavy Recon Kit Bag has a loop Velcro interior for organization and the First Spear 6/12 exterior fabric solves weight, bulk and heat problems that would be associated with a larger kit bag. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1558– This is the new hypalon shell holder from Hill People Gear for rifles. It’s simple but grippy and features a clear window for dope. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1556– The Hill People Gear Attache is a simple computer bag built for travel but with it being built on PALS spacing, you can mount to to their other bags or even your own. Also features interior loop for organization. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1543– Crye Precision is raffling off a pretty awesome bike. If I had it, I’d take it off some sweet jumps for sure. Either way, it’s hard to go wrong with cool shotguns, dirt bikes and MultiCam. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1530– Lowy has everything you need for your DIY projects. From webbing, fasteners and soft goods. Most items are no or low minimums. ^ES

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1527– Checking out the Generation V suppressor from OSS on the DesertTech MDR bullpup rifles. With no baffles in these suppressors, most of the back pressure is eliminated and you’ll see a reduction in component wear as well. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1501– The new Arc’teryx Khard 60 features the same great design of their other Khard packs but has a zip out extension that allows a carbine to be stored and concealed. Interior pouches by Velocity Systems allow complete customization of this hybrid Assault/Patrol pack. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1456– The new Assault Glove FR from Arc’teryx have excellent dexterity and protection thanks to the leather palms and fingers. You can also cut the trigger finger off if you want and still keep the structural integrity of the glove. Features touch sensor capability for smartphones and other electronics. ^MP

 

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SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1439– The Gen 2 Naga Hoody from Arc’teryx is a warm technical thermal mid layer built for everyday use. A more generous fit than the previous version allows for increased comfort. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1436– The new Enhanced Combat Uniforms from Arc’teryx are built to be hard wearing and streamlined. No melt/no drip Assault Shirt AR and Assault Pant AR. Overall great articulation and durability. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1432– The Arc’teryx Assault Balaclava FR is flame resistant and has flat seams for comfort with a helmet, eye protection, ear protection and O2 mask. Available in Wolf and Crocodile. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1421– The new Arc’teryx Recce Shirt is a no melt/no drip outer layer that offers a good number of pockets for accessories. Comfortable and spacious fit for adding layers underneath. Available in Ranger Green, Crocodile and Wolf. Also has an interesting way to secure zippers on the sleeve to prevent accidental opening. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1203– Certainly a good sized crowd per usual! ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1155– The Blue Force Gear UWL Push Button is the most versatile sling connection that fits on almost any weapon. This is the new AK glass filled nylon version available for $19 versus $35 for their machined aluminum option. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1153– These new belt pouches from Blue Force Gear have a simple design with a one wrap attachment in the back. A future version may allow an inside waist band option. The high and low mount M4 pouches (as well as new handcuff pouch) offer a lightweight and low profile design. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1145– The Blue Force Gear Mag Now pouches feature a nearly indestructible pull tab that can be placed in three different positions for retaining mags. It beats the simple sewn tab options because of its unique feel (from your other gear) and quick access. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1143– Blue Force Gear is bringing back packs this year. This is a ~15L version of the Micro Pack. Overall a simple design and features some loop on the interior for mounting accessories. Made in the USA with a lifetime guarantee. Price point should be less than $150 and possibly closer to $125. Lightweight MOLLE on the front. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1138– The Blue Force Gear Dapper Line was reinvented this year for a more stylish design. The lighter color pattern makes things easier to find. Versatile and easy to compartmentalize. While the pouches are made for mags, you can fit a phone, tourniquet, etc. ^ES

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1132– Always something fun at the Blue Force Gear booth! ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1046– The new Helium II Jacket from Outdoor Research packs down into its own pocket for lightweight protection from the elements. Available in new colors that blend into multiple environments (shown here in Coyote). ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1021– This new Level 2 protection from Survival Armor is thin but capable of stopping some serious stuff. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1019– This is the brand new ULW (Ultra Lightweight) vest from Survival Armor. Still pending the certification level but aiming for Level 2 protection. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–1008– The Kopis Mobile NTtv (Networked Tactical Televison) transmits wirelessly from GoPro and similar cameras to your smartphone thru WiFi or cellular. This would be great for training and operational use by getting everyone networked together. ^ES

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–0958– Happiness is a belt fed weapon. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–0950– You may remember these guys from a couple SHOT Shows ago but Tracking Point is always something interesting to check out. Available in a few different platforms shown here. ^MP

 

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage

–0940– This is the new TSSi VAMP (Vehicle Assault Medical Platform) system. Features a new Hypalon material on the mounting side and a suit friendly padded back rest. Quickly mounts the M9 medical bag to the seat for vehicle operations. ^ES

 

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SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage 07

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage 06

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage 05

–0900– With Nissan a sponsor of SHOT Show this year, they had a Cummins 5.0L V8 Diesel from the new 2016 TITAN XD on display in the Press Room. Guess they couldn’t fit the full truck up here on the third floor. ^MP

 

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–0859– If you’re at the 2015 SHOT Show, don’t forget to stop by our meet and greet with Prometheus Design Werx in the Bond Bar at the Cosmo tonight at 8PM! It could be your only chance to pick up some exclusive swag!

 

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SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage 02

SHOT Show 2015 - Day 1 Live Coverage 01

–0855– Almost ready to hit the show floor on the first day of SHOT Show! ^MP

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Discussion

  • Earl Pittman

    Stop by Elzetta, 20601, to see the new MINI-CQB Weaponlight co mfg with Impact Weapons Components!

  • JPate191

    Want more info on that blue line belt shown in the pics, looks like a nice flying belt if the rings are plastic.

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