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Why You Should Consider Buying a 22TCM Pistol

Posted by Team Armscor on Jul 15, 2016 | Topics: Firearm Facts

When a new caliber comes along, it can be tough to adopt if you're set in your ways. And while your go-to might have done right by you for decades, it sometimes pays to be open-minded to a little enhancement.

Case in point, the 22TCM line of pistols - it takes the best of both worlds and positions itself as a viable defense option for any experienced shooter.

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RIA Rundown: TCM TAC Ultra MS HC Combo

Posted by Team Armscor on Jul 7, 2016 | Topics: Firearm Facts


When you hear the word "combo" you know you're getting a little bit of both - just not necessarily the best of both worlds. But Armscor-Rock Island Armory wouldn't let you down. We combine the best aspects of two great calibers so you've got your choice of barrel.

Enter the TCM TAC Ultra MS HC Combo.

Don't limit yourself when it comes to your go-to tactical firearm - take your pick and shoot with confidence.

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RIA in Action: 22TCM/9R in the News

Posted by Team Armscor on Jun 24, 2016 | Topics: Firearm Facts, Team Armscor

Our very own Armscor-Rock Island Armory (RIA) pistols and conversion kits have gotten some web attention of late. From the 22TCM/9R conversion to the FS HC Combo, press outlets and bloggers alike have taken RIA products to the range to try them on for size.

Check out some of the attention we've nabbed recently. To learn more about the kit, click here. To learn more about the FS HC Combo, click here.

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Product Spotlight: PRO Match Ultra 6" 45ACP

Posted by Team Armscor on May 13, 2016 | Topics: Firearm Facts

What's in a name? Turns out, a lot. When we say "pro" and "ultra," we don't throw those terms around lightly. In fact, as descriptors, they're as supremely accurate as the gun itself.

Case in point, the PRO Match TAC Ultra 6" in 45ACP caliber.

Competition shooters take heed - if you need a solidly built piece for your next match, look no further. You can count on the accuracy, ease of use and durability of this rock star.

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Know the Difference: TAC Ultra Series vs. Pro Match Series

Posted by Team Armscor on Mar 8, 2016 | Topics: Firearm Facts

It's a tough decision picking between Rock Island Armory 1911 Series pistols.

But when it comes to features, your taste and your need will likely dictate which high-quality design is the perfect fit for you. So breaking down the merits of the TAC and Pro Series, what sets each apart and what makes one more perfectly positioned as your go-to firearm?

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RIA Rundown: Baby Rock 380ACP

Posted by Team Armscor on Feb 3, 2016 | Topics: Firearm Facts

"Compact" can be a tricky descriptor to nail down. Many no-frills firearms adopt the description, but few can truly boast the ultimate in small-scale, concealed carry size. We're talking a pistol that brings it in the personal-defense department without sacrificing power and reliability.

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Know the Difference: 1911 GI Series vs. 1911 Rock Series

Posted by Team Armscor on Jan 27, 2016 | Topics: Firearm Facts

When it comes to picking which Rock Island Armory 1911 Series pistol to purchase, the high-quality design and comfortable and reliable user experience of the GI and Rock Series should be right up your alley. But what sets each apart? Let’s break down the differences between the two lines.

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A 1911 Love Story By John McClain

Posted by Team Armscor on Jun 16, 2014 | Topics: Firearm Facts, Team Armscor

Do you remember the first time you decided to try something you have never tried before? How many times in your life have you taken a chance on something new, and not only did you survive your encounter, but fall in love with it? How many times did something go from "just for fun" to "how can I do this full time?"

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