Umarex Expands Official License with Smith & Wesson
UMAREX GmbH & Co. KG (UMAREX), headquartered in Germany, expands Smith & Wesson® licensed replica offerings with the addition of airsoft and paintball categories. UMAREX® has been Smith & Wesson’s license partner for BB and pellet guns since 1996.
NEW CALIBER EMERGES FOR THE UNSURPASSED UMAREX® GAUNTLET®
Umarex USA Inc. announces a major addition to their Gauntlet line of Pre-Charged Pneumatic (PCP) air rifles: the .25 caliber Gauntlet. The Gauntlet offers the larger .25 caliber for the same market driving MSRP of just $299.99.
HOW BIG BORE AIR RIFLES BECAME LEGAL FOR WHITETAIL DEER HUNTING IN ARKANSAS
Recently the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission announced that big bore pre-charged pneumatic air rifles will be legal for hunting whitetail deer during modern gun season. While the announcement may have been a few lines of text in a press release for the AGFC, it was in reality the sum of years of work by a handful of dedicated sportsmen. In fact, the amount of time and energy spent by these folks is mind boggling. The following story is a fine example of interested parties teaching and changing an institution for the better.
THINGS AREN’T WHAT THEY SEEM: FAKE NEWS
Fake News. A term that, I suppose has its roots in the first deception but has recently come to be redefined as the intentional misleading of an audience for a calculated reaction. Fake news is everywhere. Fake News has a deception at its core but is flowered about with enough truth that it takes some skill to rightly divide truth from fiction. It is insidious, and, as I have already alluded, a story as old as time. So what does this have to do with air guns? Plenty. We’ll circle back around to this directly. Sit down for a spell with me and we’ll get there in due time.
THE NEW .50 CALIBER UMAREX HAMMER IS AN AIR RIFLE!
Umarex USA has officially announced the introduction of the Umarex Hammer™, the American-made .50 caliber air rifle that has become the most powerful production airgun on the planet.
WORLD MARKET LEADERS JOIN FORCES : UMAREX RECEIVES GLOCK LICENSE
UMAREX GmbH & Co. KG (UMAREX) headquartered in Germany receives the first worldwide license from the well-known Austrian weapons manufacturer, GLOCK, for the reproduction of its internationally recognized pistols. UMAREX is thus writing a new chapter in its success story as the world market leader in licensed replica handguns. Eyck Pflaumer, managing partner of UMAREX, summarizes the results of the intensive negotiations, “For years now, the trust between our two companies has been growing and we are looking forward to further developing this relationship with GLOCK. From November 2017 onwards, gun fans will find the first replicas of these famous pistols in outdoor retail locations almost everywhere in the world.”
Now Shipping Umarex Origin .22 PCP Rifle
Umarex USA, Inc., a family-owned outdoor sporting brands company known for innovative shooting sports products, is now shipping the Umarex Origin .22 in a rifle-only configuration.
Umarex Airguns Introduces AirJavelin Pro Arrow Gun
The AirJavelin Pro is the latest air archery rifle announced by Umarex USA, innovator, manufacturer, and marketer of airguns, optics, and accessories for the outdoor enthusiast. The super lightweight Umarex AirJavelin Pro is an exciting, sleek, and modern PCP rifle regulated at 1,500 psi delivering up to 25 arrows on target at 370 feet per second.
Umarex Airguns Introduces Double Barrel Arrow Rifle
Umarex USA, innovator, manufacturer, and marketer of airguns, optics, and accessories for the outdoor enthusiast is introducing the new Umarex AirSaber Elite X2—a double barrel side by side air archery airgun! Not only can it launch a full-length, 376-grain arrow downrange at a swift 450 fps generating 169 fpe, but with a quick push of the barrel selector switch zings an equally powerful follow-up shot in less than two seconds.
Umarex Introduces First Official GLOCK Paintball Marker
Umarex USA, innovator, manufacturer, and marketer of airguns, optics, and accessories for outdoor enthusiasts, is thrilled to introduce the first official licensed GLOCK paintball marker. The GLOCK 17 Gen5 T4E is all-new for 2021 and it is available to order. Players can now experience a .43-caliber GLOCK replica developed and manufactured in Germany. The new GLOCK 17 paintball marker is a CO2-powered pistol made for paintball sports and training scenarios.
Umarex USA Appoints Richard Turner as Chief Executive Officer
Umarex USA, Inc., an innovator in air-powered pistols and rifles, optics, and lights for the outdoorsman and sport shooting enthusiasts announced today that the Company’s Board of Directors has appointed current company president Richard Turner, as its President and Chief Executive Officer.
Umarex USA Receives New Patent for Optical Technology in Axeon Second Zero
Umarex USA, Inc., a family-owned outdoor sporting brands company known for innovative shooting sports products, today announced the company has been awarded patent number US 10,982,931 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The patent, titled “Visual Targeting Apparatus and System,” adds to Umarex’s growing intellectual property portfolio and is directly associated with the optical technology used in the Second Zero®, an innovative accessory within the company’s Axeon® Optics brand.