Tag: guns

  • Brownells Donates $50K to CRPA for Standard Capacity Magazine Fight

    Brownells Donates $50K to CRPA for Standard Capacity Magazine Fight

    GRINNELL, Iowa (September 8, 2020) – Brownells is donating $50,000 to the California Rifle & Pistol Association to help fund the fight to restore freedom and standard-capacity magazines to California gun owners. In August, a three-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals Ninth Circuit upheld a previous decision against California’s ban on magazines in […]

  • Brownells Releases Gen2 BRN-180 Uppers, Including 300 AAC Blackout

    Brownells Releases Gen2 BRN-180 Uppers, Including 300 AAC Blackout

    GRINNELL, Iowa (August 10, 2020) – Brownells announced the next generation of its popular BRN-180 uppers, including the much-anticipated version chambered in 300 AAC Blackout, perfect for use with a suppressor. Launched at SHOT Show 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada, the BRN-180 uppers combine features of the classic AR-180 with modern upgrades such as a full-length […]

  • Brownells Opens Contest for Big Book #73 Cover Model

    Brownells Opens Contest for Big Book #73 Cover Model

    GRINNELL, Iowa (July 30, 2020) – Professional gunsmiths everywhere are invited to enter Brownells’ Big Book #73 cover model contest for a chance to appear on the cover of the gun industry’s “bible,” the Brownells 608-page, gun makers/builders catalog. Starting July 31, contestants can enter by creating a video no more than 60 seconds long explaining […]

  • Brownells Unveils Exclusive Products For New 6mm ARC Cartridge

    Brownells Unveils Exclusive Products For New 6mm ARC Cartridge

    GRINNELL, Iowa (June 3, 2020) – Brownells unveiled a line of exclusive barrels and complete uppers chambered in Hornady’s newly-announced 6mm ARC – a cartridge designed to optimize long-range performance potential in standard-sized AR-15 rifles. Using the same bolt and magazine as the 6.5 Grendel, the 6mm ARC capitalizes on the enhanced ballistics of 6mm bullets. […]

  • Julie Golob, Modern Day Wonder Woman, joins the “It’s Federal Season” Podcast

    Julie Golob, Modern Day Wonder Woman, joins the “It’s Federal Season” Podcast

    ANOKA, Minnesota – May 14, 2020 – She sets shooting records. She has served the United States. She is on the front lines of protecting your 2nd Amendment rights. And that’s only half of the hats Julie Golob wears. Find out how she balances all her duties and the Federal products she uses and trusts on […]

  • Brownells Boredom Buster Challenge Gives Chance For $10K Shopping Spree

    Brownells Boredom Buster Challenge Gives Chance For $10K Shopping Spree

    GRINNELL, Iowa (April 2, 2020) –Brownells is calling on its fans to beat those bored-in-the-house, social-distancing blues and earn a chance to win a $10,000 Brownells shopping spree by competing in the Brownells Boredom Buster $10K Challenge. Contestants can enter by creating funny, entertaining or otherwise extraordinary 2nd-Amendment-related videos and posting them on their personal Instagram […]

  • Brownells Joins Tech Fight Against COVID-19

    Brownells Joins Tech Fight Against COVID-19

    GRINNELL, Iowa (March 17, 2020) – Brownells, an 80-year-old, Iowa-based online firearm and firearm accessories supplier has joined forces with Folding@Home to lend its excess computing power to help combat the COVID-19 virus sweeping across the globe. Folding@Home is helping with an international effort to understand the molecular structure of the virus in hopes of finding […]

  • Brownells Debuts California-Compliant Retro Rifles

    Brownells Debuts California-Compliant Retro Rifles

    GRINNELL, Iowa (February 26, 2020) – For the first time ever, Brownells is offering California-compliant versions of some models of its popular Retro Rifles, making it possible for California residents to get their own cosmetically-correct copies of iconic rifle designs. The California-compliant Retro Rifles are listed on the Brownells website for pre-order and will be in […]

  • Brownells Super Barrel II Puts Barrel of Hornady Ammo Up For Grabs

    Brownells Super Barrel II Puts Barrel of Hornady Ammo Up For Grabs

    GRINNELL, Iowa (January 31, 2020) – Brownells will give away a barrel full of freedom during the biggest pro football Sunday of the year with its Super Barrel II Weekend extravaganza. One lucky Brownells fan will bring home the championship-worthy trophy of a barrel full of 13,889 rounds of 5.56mm NATO Hornady Frontier 55-grain M193 ammo. Starting at […]

  • Brownells, InRange TV, KE Arms Collaborate on WWSD 2020 Rifle Project

    Brownells, InRange TV, KE Arms Collaborate on WWSD 2020 Rifle Project

    LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Brownells, in collaboration with InRange TV and KE Arms, announced the launch of the “What Would Stoner Do” 2020 Rifle Project during SHOT Show 2020. Inspired by the original InRange TV WWSD rifle project from 2017, WWSD 2020 attempts to further explore the question of what AR rifle designer Eugene Stoner […]