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AR15 Sales Decline, Time To Get That Deal

AR15 Sales Decline, Time To Get That DealAfter the election results concluded that our gun rights would at least be protected for another 4 years fear-driven AR-15 sales have declined. This decline is a problem for the manufacturers and dealers nationwide. But basic economics tells us that now could be the time to get a […]

Glock 43 vs Walther PPS M2

Glock 43 vs Walther PPS M2When two giants collide in their bid for concealed carry supremacy there can be only one winner; the consumer. Opinions are divided as to who is top dog of the single stack and for those of you who are weighing up either one, let’s see if we can figure this […]

Carry Concealed, Always?

Carry Concealed, Always?I recently took a vacation to The Keys; a beautiful little spot with a lot of history but also now many bars and a rapturous nightlife. Going with friends we planned on a weekend of drunkenness and debauchery. I had debated on whether to take my sidearm with me but felt somewhat uncomfortable; […]

Infringe on Our Rights, Infringe on Their Profits

Infringe on Our Rights, Infringe on Their ProfitsRecently it was revealed that The Cheesecake Factory at UTC Sarasota had placed a sign on its door stating “no guns allowed” on the premises. The company (different location) made nationwide news last year when they asked a group of uniformed police officers to leave because their firearms […]

HK VP9 – Review

HK VP9 – ReviewHeckler & Koch is a legendary manufacturer adorned by special forces all around the world. A high-end maker of some of the finest firearms on the planet, they are seen by many as the epitome of tactical weaponry. With the release of the VP9 in 2014 they didn’t just dip their feet […]

Christmas Gift Ideas Part III

Christmas Gift Ideas Part IIIBy now most of your Christmas shopping will likely be complete, but if you are like me there is still that final present that needs to go under the tree. Here is our final installment to complete the trilogy of gift ideas that offers a little something for every shopper.Hearing ProtectionOur […]

Christmas Gift Ideas – Part II

Christmas Gift Ideas – Part IIIWI Tavor X95Used by the Israeli Special Forces the Tavor X95 is the updated and improved version of a classic rifle. Chambered in 5.56/.223 or 9mm the Tavor is an exotic bullpup that will draw attention at the range. We have either Black (5.56) or FDE (either 5.56  or 9mm) […]

Christmas Gift Ideas – Part I

Christmas Gift Ideas – Part IWe’re reaching the back end of 2016 already and what a year it’s been. We’ve had exploding phones, “innovative” headphone jack-less phones, an “inspirational” Putin wall calendar (yes the 2017 version is now available) and an FBI investigation that offered more drama than an episode of CSI: SVU (dong dong). […]

Introducing the Vaultek VT20i Safe

Introducing the Vaultek VT20i SafeA lot of gun owners that we talk to keep a gun next to the bed for home defense. Most of them use a portable-style safe but are always concerned that access may be difficult to access if the time should arise. There are some that are also concerned about keeping […]

Holster Review: Spider Concealment “Tuck and Go” IWB

Holster Review: Spider Concealment “Tuck and Go” IWBA few weeks ago we caused a little uproar on the interwebs when we misquoted the potential impact of using Kydex thermo-plastic material. We released a new video to correct those mistakes and thankfully resolved all of that. The silver lining to the whole affair was that we […]

Don’t Panic… Yet

Don’t Panic… YetThis is a difficult topic to discuss especially when you work for a gun dealer. Time is drawing ever closer to a significant vote that will shape the future of shooting sports and potentially gun ownership in general and the decision on whether to buy guns now or wait is weighing heavily on […]

Choosing the Right Holster

Choosing the Right HolsterThere are so many options when it comes to choosing the right holster for your gun it can be quite overwhelming. The number of custom-made holster manufacturers is growing at a blistering pace which is great, but how do you decide which is best for you? The difficult decision is amplified when […]

Product Review: Glock 43

Product Review: Glock 43With solid brand recognition and resounding consumer anticipation the Glock 43 hit the market with an ever reliable bang (or ‘pew’ if you live that life). Some 18 months later and this concealed carry champ is still a hot ticket item that never seems to stay in stock for quite long enough. […]

Friends of NRA Lakewood Ranch Dinner

Friends of NRA Lakewood Ranch DinnerAs I sat this evening watching the second Presidential Debate for the 2016 Election I found myself fearful of an outcome in just a few short weeks that could set off a cataclysmic change to our country. There are a number of policies over the years that have changed and […]


#GunVote Opinions are like a-holes; we all have one but no one wants to see it. However Constitutional Rights are more closely aligned to The Wu-Tang Clan; you can’t F with them. Can somebody please tell that to the anti-gun, anti-American walking among us who trying to take these rights away?! This year is going […]

Glock: The Most Beautiful Ugly Gun

Glock: The Most Beautiful Ugly Gun For years Glock has been one of the most popular gun manufacturers in the US. Their ability to construct a firearm that is built to last is unsurpassed and they leave many a customer enamored by the functionality. We do however hear a lot about how “ugly” Glocks are […]

How Prepared is your Household?

  In a life or death situation how prepared is your family? If the answer is not very or at least untested in any way, then listen up. While you may be ready for an intruder and be very competent with your self-defense weaponry, if your other family members are not how can they effectively […]

Concealed Carry: The Best Option

Concealed Carry: The Best Option For a short-lived period of time it seemed as though the open carrying of a firearm was gaining momentum in the state of Florida. There was a lot of support on the outskirts, however ultimately it was a tough battle that didn’t make it through the House vote. There are […]


Unity   It has been incredibly busy in the gun business of late. Locally and nationally there have been some tragic events that have caused this; the terrorist attacks, the accidental shooting at a local gun range, the cold-blooded murder of police officers in Dallas and Louisiana, the gun control rhetoric from our POTUS where […]

Finding the Best Gun for Concealed Carry

Finding the Best Gun for Concealed Carry There are so many options when it comes to selecting your primary concealed firearm. So many in fact that it can be difficult to decide what is the best carry gun for you. Before we go any further with this there are a few things you really need […]

Coming to a Gun Show near You!

Coming to a Gun Show near You! Aegis Tactical has been increasing our presence at gun shows across the state of Florida. We’ve been increasing our visibility and coming out to meet our customers in their local neighborhoods ranging from Orlando to Ft. Lauderdale. We use a few different show hosts and our aim to […]

From Aegis with Love (Fathers Day Gift Ideas)

From Aegis with Love When it comes to knowing what a man wants, Aegis has you covered. We know what it takes to make a man go weak at the knees. Whenever a man comes to visit our shop, he always leaves satisfied. No we are not a massage parlor ladies and gentlemen; it’s a […]

Selecting the Best Home Defense Weapon

Selecting the Best Home Defense Weapon There are many opinions as to the best home defense weapon. At the gun shows we are asked regularly what we recommend; the answer is not quite so simple. Depending on the individual, the type of home, the specific scenario and a number of other factors the optimal weapon […]

The Hidden Costs of Buying Cheap Ammo

The Hidden Costs of Buying Cheap Ammo The debate over the best ammo has been raging on all over the interwebs for a long time and is hotter than a +P+ round. But while most gun owners seem to be more than willing to spend their well-earned dollars on the self-defense rounds, we all become […]