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Ardie Arms Gun Show Tour Dates 2018 Posted on 08 May 08:22

Check us out at these upcoming gun shows in 2018. Make sure to stop by our table for all your ammo, reloading, and shooting supply needs. We also are an official retailer of Blackwater Brand apparel and accessories. See you guys there!

May 26th-27th 2018 | SGK Shows | Hampton Roads Convention Center | Hampton, VA

July 14th-15th 2018 | SGK Shows | Hampton Roads Convention Center | Hampton, VA

September 22nd-23rd 2018 | SGK Shows | Hampton Roads Convention Center | Hampton, VA

October 20th-21st 2018 | SGK Shows | Virginia Beach Convention Center | Virginia Beach, VA

Stay tuned for new dates throughout the year!

-Frank with Ardie Arms

 


SightLines - Headset Cushions with Zero Eyewear Interference by Noisefighters Posted on 11 Dec 10:56

SightLines - Headset Cushions with Zero Eyewear Interference by Noisefighters

THE FBI SHOOTING QUALIFICATION (NEW) BY RE Factor Tactical (Re-Blog) Posted on 16 Nov 10:02

Yesterday, Re Factor Tactical posted information about the newest update to the FBI shooting qualification with the updated target quoted below from their blog

"In 2013 the FBI updated their pistol qualification to what they believe is more applicable to what a field agent might face. One of the biggest changes of the qualification are the distances. The newest qualification goes from 3-25 meters while the older standard shot at distances out to 50 meters.

The newest qualification is done on the QIT-99 target which is a slight change from the older qualification target.

Standards:

Course of fire takes 60 rounds
The entire FBI qualification is completed on one QIT-99 Target
Each round counts as one point
Each course of fire is done from the concealed position
Any shot within the target area counts
Agents must get a score of 48 out of 60
Instructors must get a score of 54 out of 60

Course of fire #1: 3 Yard Line (12 rounds total)

Draw and fire 3 rounds in 3 second using your strong hand only
Draw and fire 3 rounds in 3 seconds using your strong hand only
Draw and fire 3 rounds using your strong hand only, switch hands, fire 3 rounds using your weak hand only. Both courses of fire must be completed under 8 seconds

Course of fire #2: 5 Yard Line (12 rounds total)

Draw and fire 3 rounds in 3 seconds
Draw and fire 3 rounds in 3 seconds
Draw and fire 3 rounds in 3 seconds
Draw and fire 3 rounds in 3 seconds

Course of fire #3: 7 Yard Line (16 rounds total)

Draw and fire 4 rounds in 4 seconds
Draw and fire 4 rounds in 4 seconds
Draw and fire 4 rounds, reload, fire 4 rounds. The entire drill must be completed within 8 seconds

Course of fire #4: 15 Yard Line (10 rounds total)

Draw and fire 3 rounds in 6 seconds
Draw and fire 3 rounds in 6 seconds
Draw and fire 4 rounds in 8 seconds

Course of fire #5: 25 Yard Line (10 rounds total)

Move to cover, draw, fire 2 rounds standing, move to kneeling, fire 3 rounds. Complete the course of fire under 15 seconds.
Move to cover, draw, fire 2 rounds standing, move to kneeling, fire 3 rounds. Complete the course of fire under 15 seconds." -RE Factor Tactical

Read the full blog by RE Factor Tactical

Purchase the qualification target from Action Target

Pick up your training ammo here

Ardie Arms staff will b taking this to the range this weekend and see how we perform. Stay tuned for an update with range footage! Take this to the range and let us know how you do!

 


Proposed Anti Gun Bill by Republicans! Posted on 11 Oct 13:09

Florida Republican Carlos Curbelo along with 9 other turncoat Republicans introduce the first formal anti-gun law after the tragedy in Las Vegas. It's also backed by 10 Democrats. GET IN THE FIGHT NOW. THIS IS FAR MORE SERIOUS THAN YOU MAY THINK. PLEASE WATCH AND SHARE.

Contact your Representatives and Senators NOW!!!


Ardie Arms Gun Show 2017 Tour Dates Posted on 16 May 13:18

Check us out at these upcoming gun shows in 2017. Make sure to stop by our table for all your ammo and reloading supply needs. Dates and shows will be updated as we visit more venues. See you guys there!

July 15th-16th | SGK Shows | Hampton Roads Convention Center | Hampton, VA

Sept 23rd-24th | SGK Shows | Hampton Roads Convention Center | Hampton, VA

Oct 14th-15th | SGK Shows | Virginia Beach Convention Center | Va Beach, VA

Nov 25th-26th | SGK Shows | Hampton Roads Convention Center | Hampton, VA

 


GRAND OPENING! Posted on 16 Mar 22:21

Welcome and thank you for visiting the soft launch of our online retail store!

Please browse around and take a look at all the products we offer. If you don't see what you're in the market for, shoot us an email at info@ardiearms.com and we will get back with you as soon as we can.

Thanks again for your business and support!