Grey Ghost Minimalist Plate Carrier

Grey Ghost Minimalist Plate Carrier

If there’s a trend sweeping the tactical gear world these days, it’s minimalism.  Gone are the days of immense chest rigs carrying thirty magazines, a full three days of rations, and a compact 4x4.  No, the gea...
Styrka Optics

Styrka Optics

There’s no denying that the optics market has become almost absurdly crowded in recent years.  In fact, Styrka says the same thing, essentially inviting visitors to their website to ask why they’d even launch a...
BLK_LBL

BLK LBL Bipods Reviewed

Is the greatest tactical bipod in the world…Canadian? Sometimes companies send us gear and our first reaction is skepticism.  But fairly often they win us over, and in the end, we decide the product is prett...
CZ Scorpion Evo

SKORPION VS SCORPION: BATTLE OF THE ORPIONS

It’s no secret that we at Calibre Magazine have a real weakness for pistol calibre carbines, submachine guns, and every variant thereof.  We’re perfectly aware of their downfalls, we know all the ballistic argu...
Type 81

THE TYPE 81 TESTED!

One of the interesting parts about being a part of the firearms industry is that we here at Calibre get a good, up-close look at what effect gun laws actually have. For example, the Kalashnikov rifles (most ...
Tavor X95

IWI TAVOR X95: REVIEWED!

The original Tavor, dubbed the TAR-21, made big news when it arrived in Canada a few years ago. The compact bullpup design, which sets the action back in the stock, reducing the overall size of the rifle for a ...
CZ P-09

CZ P-09: A POLYMER SHADOW?

We haven’t always loved CZ pistols.  We know, they’ve dominated IPSC for ages.  They’re common enough to run with confidence, but exotic enough to be cool.  They’ve got plenty of history and plenty of performan...
Dark Star Gear

DARK STAR GEAR RAMPAGE HOLSTER

You’ve heard of Tamara Keel, right?  Of Shooting Illustrated?  SWAT Magazine?  Concealed Carry Magazine?  Other places too, of course (she’s kind of a big deal) but obviously being associated with a print magaz...

CANIK TP9SF & TP9SA: REVIEWED

At Calibre Magazine, we’ve given a fair bit of coverage to firearms from Turkey over the last couple of years, as the combination of a declining Canadian dollar and the growth of the Turkish gun industry has dr...