This American-made “spill-proof” pad from Orbizorb is a handgun- or long-gun-sized surface protectant that traps and holds more than 27 ounces of liquid. It’s safe for use on floors and carpets and is especially handy while maintaining firearms or transporting potentially leaky containers of fuels or solvents. Order yours in these and several other sizes at shop.orbizorb.com.
MSRP: $14.99/6 (HANDGUN) OR $14.99/2 (LONG GUN)
2» Raptor Charging Handle
These fully ambidextrous charging handles make chamber checks far easier than with traditional models and improve handling for malfunction clearing. The 7075 aircraft-grade aluminum makes for smooth and fast operation, and they’re available in black anodized, flat dark earth, tungsten gray and NP3-coated at radianweapons.com.
3» Mako AR Survival Buttstock
This AR-15 buttstock is compatible with all common formats and allows you to bring an extra magazine along for the ride. It is adjustable and offers ambidextrous sling attachment points. It also ships with a 10-round magazine and is available in black, flat dark earth and OD green at themakogroup.com.
4» L-Tech Frangible 9mm
These 90-grain 9mm projectiles are frangible, meaning they burst into a cloud of metallic powder when they strike a hard surface like a steel plate target. They’re the same physical size as 115-grain bullets, which makes them excellent for training with steel at closer ranges than usual. The rounds are 100-percent lead-free and can be ordered by the box or in bulk at frangiblebullets.com.
5» Phlster Flatpack Tourniquet Carrier
This carrier keeps an emergency tourniquet on hand when you’re on the firing line or headed to work. Equally importantly, it keeps that tourniquet flat and neatly out of your way while you go about your business. It’s the most versatile and low-profile carrier on the market and is available at phlster.com.
MSRP: $19.98 OR $41.98 WITH TOURNIQUET COMBO
6» Chambermax TA-1
This racking aide replaces the slide plate on a standard Glock pistol and enhances the user-friendliness for shooters just learning to run their pistols or for those who have compromised hand strength. It’s American-made and designed for double-stack Glocks chambered in 9mm, .40 S&W or .357 SIG. Head to chambermax.us for a demonstration video and ordering information.