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FS: Demo closeout POSP 6x42V Pro Rifle Scope by Webyshops.com

Demo closeout POSP 6x42V Pro Rifle Scope, Pro Turrets, AK Mount POSP-6x42VPro
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GUNVAULT INTRODUCES THE DRAWERVAULT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

GUNVAULT INTRODUCES THE DRAWERVAULT
Convenient, safe and secure storage for valuables in the home or office

San Bernardino, CA – GunVault is proud to announce the latest addition to its popular and affordable line of compact security safes – the DrawerVault. Now there’s a security solution designed for any room in the house. The new DrawerVault series fits and operates in most standard drawers, making it the smart choice for handgun storage. Also perfect for passports, documents, cash or other valuables, the DrawerVault is ideal for your home or business.

Capable of fitting most tablets and E-Readers, the DrawerVault is constructed of tamper-proof 18-gauge steel and includes a foam-lined interior to protect its contents. It’s available with GunVault’s patented No-Eyes® keypad or biometric fingerprint scanner for easy access. An activation button triggers a spring-loaded, tamper resistant door that not only has a high-strength lock mechanism, but also performs reliably, time after time. Foolproof security is ensured with a backup override key and optional high-strength security cable. An audio and LED low battery indicator protect against direct tampering and unexpected power loss.

The DrawerVault Bio uses biometrics, specifically fingerprint recognition, to access the safe contents faster and more securely than ever before. A high-performance algorithm is used to achieve speedy identification of enrolled fingerprints and at the same time has a very low False Reject Rate (FRR). The self-learning algorithm adds new minutiae to the fingerprint templates each time a user touches the fingerprint sensor, which decreases the likelihood of FRR, updates slight changes that might occur over time to an enrolled fingerprint and helps diminish variations between the enrolled fingerprints. The system can hold up to 120 fingerprint templates.

GunVault DrawerVault Specifications:
Model: GV 3000, GVB 3000
Length: 12 inches
Width: 10 inches
Height: 4.25 inches
Weight: 8.1 pounds
Power: One 9-volt alkaline battery (not included)
Access: Biometric fingerprint scanner or digital key pad with key lock override
MSRP: GV 3000 – $219.99, GVB 3000 – $334.99

For further information on the DrawerVault or the complete line of GunVault safes, visit www.gunvault.com.

MEDIA CONTACT:
Chevalier Advertising Marketing & Public Relations
Shannon Salyer
shannon@chevalier-adv.com

Firearms Industry Applauds Passage of ‘Sportsmen’s Heritage Act’

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms, ammunition, hunting and shooting sports industry, hailed today’s passage of the Sportsmen’s Heritage Act of 2012 (H.R. 4089). The bill passed the House with a 274-146 vote.

Sponsored by Rep. Jeff Miller (R-Fla.), the bill combines four legislative priorities that will expand recreational hunting, shooting and fishing opportunities and also reaffirms existing law and heads off determined bureaucratic efforts to deny hunters and shooters from using traditional ammunition. This important legislation is supported by more than 35 national conservation and sportsmen’s groups.

“NSSF thanks Rep. Miller for his exceptional leadership in helping to expand access and opportunities for sportsmen and in protecting and preserving America’s hunting and shooting heritage,” said Lawrence G. Keane, NSSF senior vice president and general counsel. “We look forward to seeking passage of the bill in the Senate.”

Said Rep. Miller, “I think it is important to recognize the contributions that sportsmen make to protect our nation’s most precious resources. Outdoor activities like hunting and fishing are a central part of our heritage and way of life, but they also help fund a good portion of our conservation efforts. We must remain ever diligent to ensure the rights of sportsmen. Thanks to the members of the sportsmen’s community, Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus and the House Committee on Natural Resources, H.R. 4089 will be able to address some of the most pressing concerns the outdoors community faces.”

Included in H.R. 4089 is the Hunting, Fishing, and Recreational Shooting Protection Act. The bill amends the Toxic Substances Control Act to clarify the original intent of Congress to exclude traditional ammunition — ammunition containing lead-core components — and fishing tackle from regulation by the Environmental Protection Agency.

H.R. 4089 includes other key legislative priorities of the sportsmen’s community:

  • The Recreational Fishing and Hunting Heritage Opportunities Act, which requires federal land managers to support and facilitate use and access for hunting, fishing and recreational shooting.
  • The Recreational Shooting Protection Act, which requires National Monument land to be open to access and use for recreational shooting.
  • The Polar Bear Conservation and Fairness Act, which will allow the importation of polar bear parts taken in a hunt in Canada, if legally harvested before certain dates.

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About NSSF
The National Shooting Sports Foundation is the trade association for the firearms industry. Its mission is to promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports. Formed in 1961, NSSF has a membership of more than 7,000 manufacturers, distributors, firearms retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen’s organizations and publishers. For more information, log on to www.nssf.org.

Bushnell Outdoor Products Announces Agreement to Acquire Primos

Bushnell Outdoor Products Announces Agreement to Acquire Primos

April 2012

Overland Park, Kansas. -Bushnell Outdoor Products, a worldwide leader in sports optics, premium eyewear, and outdoor accessories and MidOcean Partners, a leading middle market private equity fund, announced today that Bushnell has agreed to terms to purchase Primos Hunting of Flora, Miss. The companies expect to complete the transaction (terms not disclosed) within 30 days.

With the introduction of handmade calls in 1976, Will Primos established a brand that is now among the most well known in the hunting industry. With more than 35 years of experience developing some of the industry’s leading game calls, today the Primos product line also includes blinds, scent eliminators, game scents and attractants, and a variety of other hunting gear including trail cameras, decoys, hunting apparel and game-specific gear.

“Primos is a well respected brand with great tradition in the hunting market, and will be a tremendous complement to our outdoor accessory business,” said Blake Lipham, Bushnell Outdoor Products president and CEO. “This acquisition will help further the breadth of our offering to the hunting consumer and provide the Primos brand with additional resources to pursue new product introductions and expanded market opportunities. We expect the Primos facilities in Flora and Brookhaven, Miss., to continue operations and we will stay focused on continuing to deliver outstanding service levels to our customers throughout the integration of our businesses.”

“I am very proud of what the team at Primos has accomplished,” said Will Primos. “We are passionate about hunting, and have worked hard to develop high quality, affordable products that enhance the hunting experience. Joining the Bushnell family gives us an exciting opportunity to further this mission and continue our track record of success.”

MidOcean Partners acquired Bushnell in Aug. 2007 and has added several complementary brands to the company’s portfolio during the last five years, including acquisitions of Millett and Simmons in 2008, Cébé in 2009 and Night Optics USA in 2011.

“Bringing Primos into the Bushnell family of brands is a continuation of our goal to grow the company through strategic acquisitions. Bushnell and Primos have synergistic product offerings and share a great reputation with their retail partners and the hunting consumer. This combination makes for a very formidable force in the outdoor industry.” said David Basto, MidOcean Partners Managing Director.

Bushnell Outdoor Products is a global manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer products based in Overland Park, Kansas. Bushnell Outdoor Products sells its products worldwide under the Bushnell®, Tasco®, Serengeti®, Bollé®, Uncle Mike’s Law Enforcement®, Stoney Point®, Hoppe’s®, Butler Creek®, Cébé®, Uncle Mike’s®, Final Approach®, Simmons® and Millett® brand names. For information about any of these brands or products, please contact Bushnell Public Relations at (913) 752-6105.

MidOcean Partners is a premier private equity firm focused on the middle market. MidOcean is committed to investing in high quality companies with stable market positions and multiple opportunities for growth. MidOcean utilizes a broad foundation of expertise in its focus industries to create value for its investors and partners. For more information about MidOcean Partners, please visit www.midoceanpartners.com.

MEDIA INQUIRIES:

Paul Arnhold

Bushnell Outdoor Products

913-752-6105

parnhold@bushnell.com

Steiner Launches Redesigned Website

GREELEY, Colo. (April 16, 2012) – Steiner, a world leader in manufacturing and developing premium binoculars and riflescopes, announced today that it has completed the redesign of its new corporate website, www.steinerbinoculars. The new site provides both consumers and dealers with easy navigation, engaging information and high-quality images.

The intent of the redesign of the Steiner website was to make it more user friendly and to accommodate the growing amount of mobile traffic. The fresh new design features product advisory sections, streamlined videos, dealer locator and downloadable images and brochures. The website also offers relevant industry news and a more integrated social presence.

“I am very pleased with the new Steiner website,” said Rob Siemers, general manager. “We are a recognized leader in the industry that creates innovative products for our customers. We want to make it as easy as possible for them to get the information they need on these technologically advanced products.”

The new Steiner website is now up and running. Be sure to check it out at: www.steiner-binoculars.com.

Headquartered in Germany, Steiner has been widely acknowledged as a world leader in the manufacturing of high quality optics since 1947. In addition to the outdoor, hunting and marine markets, Steiner provides products to military and law enforcement worldwide. Allied forces around the world-including the U.S. Army and countless law enforcement agencies-have made Steiner their binocular of choice. For more information, contact: Steiner Optik, 920 54th Avenue, Suite 200, Greeley, CO 80634; call (970) 356-1670; or visit the company website at www.steiner-binoculars.com. Be sure to visit the Steiner page on Facebook at www.facebook.com/SteinerOptics.

Contact:
Karen Lutto (830) 755-4308 or karen@hunteroc.com
Mike Nischalke (703) 380-3595 or mike@hunteroc.com
HOC Website: www.hunteroc.com

LTS Pro – LT-PRO – MSRP $109.95

PISTOL LASER TRAINER

This new laser trainer fits all of the most popular pistol calibers, mounts inside the barrel and has the sound activated switch showing bullet impact with a laser dot. Every time your hammer or striker fires the small laser dot will flash for 100 milli-seconds simulating bullet impact.

This is the next evolution to the LaserLyte line of laser trainers. This model installs from the muzzle of the barrel and fits tight with the use of LaserLyte’s patented arbor and taper system. The system will fit the weapons chambered in 9mm, 40S&W, 45 ACP that have a minimum of a 2 inch barrel. The LT-Pro will also fit calibers 38 special, .380 Auto, 357 Sig, 10 mm and 45 LC.

The training possibilities are expanded with this model because the trainer will not extend past your muzzle more than .25 inches. This nearly flush mounted laser trainer makes it easier to train from the holster, concealment or close quarters. The mounting system will retain the laser firmly in the barrel during any reloading drills. (LaserLyte strongly recommends the use of snap caps)

This is simply the easiest way to train without ammo for any of your pistols with a 2-inch barrel or longer. The popular calibers listed above can be expensive and hard to find for regular practice. This is the most effective laser training system that will meet all your needs.

Key Points:
• Minimum 2-inch barrel required
• Fits calibers: 9mm, 40s&w, .45acp, 38sp, .380 Auto, 357sig, 10mm and 45lc.
• Near flush fitting to muzzle design
• Allows more advanced training scenarios
• Hammer or striker fired laser activation for 100 milli-seconds
• Patented adjustment system

Specifications:
• Length: 2.1 inches
• Minimum diameter: .1 inch
• Maximum Diameter: .5 inch
• Run Time: 3,000 shots • Batteries: 3 x 377
• Activation: Sound of striker or hammer

Bushnell Introduces The Legend Ultra HD Line of Riflescopes



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MEDIA INQUIRIES:
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Bushnell Adds a Legend to its Riflescope Line with the Introduction
of the New Legend Ultra HD Series

Overland Park, Kan. – Bushnell Outdoor Products, an industry-leader in high performance sports optics for more than 60 years, has introduced a new family of riflescopes for 2012 – Legend Ultra HD. The high-quality optics and long-lasting performance consumers have come to expect from the Legend series of binoculars and spotting scopes will now be available in nine new models of Legend Ultra HD riflescopes.

Thanks to fully multi-coated optics, the Legend Ultra HD riflescope delivers 89 percent light transmission for a clear, crisp sight picture. Each riflescope is constructed with a sleek one-piece tube, featuring low profile turrets, a slim line power-change ring and side focus adjustment.

In addition to providing optical excellence in a compact design, the Legend Ultra HD riflescope is engineered to withstand the rigors of shooting sports and whatever Mother Nature throws its way. Each scope in the Legend Ultra HD family is 100 percent waterproof, fog proof and shockproof, and the optics are protected with the patented RainGuard HD coating. The permanent, water-resistant lens coating causes moisture to bead up and scatter less light, allowing the scope to perform even in inclement weather.

Beginning in 2012, every product in Legend Ultra HD family is not only covered by the Bushnell limited lifetime warranty, the entire line is also backed with a one-year, no-risk guarantee. The 100 percent money back guarantee is valid up until one year from the original date of purchase.

With nine models available, including four riflescopes featuring the exclusive Bushnell Dead on AccurateTM (DOATM) reticle, and configurations ranging from 1.75-5x 32mm to 4.5-14x 44mm, the Bushnell Legend Ultra HD series is a versatile, high-quality line of riflescopes.

SKU Configuration MSRP
851532 1.75-5x 32mm Multi-X $199.99
851532SG 1.75-5x 32mm DOA 200 $249.00
851532XB 1.75-5x 32mm Crossbow DOA $249.00
853940 3-9x 40mm Multi-X $199.99
853940B 3-9x 40mm DOA 600 $249.99
853950 3-9x 50mm Multi-X $249.99
853950B 3-5x 50mm DOA 600 $299.99
8541444 4.5-14x 44mm Multi-X $299.99
854144MD 4.5-14x 44mm Mil Dot $299.99

The Legend Ultra HD Riflescopes will be available in April 2012. For more information about Bushnell Outdoor Products, visit www.bushnell.com or call 1-800-423-3537.

Bushnell Outdoor Products is a global manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer products based in Overland Park, Kansas. Bushnell Outdoor Products sells its products worldwide under the Bushnell®, Tasco®, Serengeti®, Bollé®, Uncle Mike’s Law Enforcement®, Stoney Point®, Hoppe’s®, Butler Creek®, Cébé®, Millett®, Uncle Mike’s®, Final Approach® and Simmons® brand names.

FS: Salesman sample TRUGLO Tru-Site Xtreme Archery Sight by Webyshops.com

Salesman sample TRUGLO Tru-Site Xtreme Archery Sight, Tool-Less, 5 Pin (5x.019 Dia) w/ Light, Camo (TG5211C) TRU-TG5211C, $72.66 + free shipping.

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For sale: Display model STEINER Commander III Military Binoculars by Webyshops.com

For sale: $793.39 Display model STEINER 7×50 Commander III Military Binoculars w/ Compass (383) STE-383.

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For Sale: SIGHTRON SII Big Sky 6-24×42 Rifle Scope by Webyshops.com

For Sale: $571.22 SIGHTRON SII Big Sky 6-24×42 Rifle Scope, Duplex Reticle, Stainless (SIIB62442ST) previously returned.

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