The aforementioned Tactical Tailor, maker of all sorts of sewn nylon gear for soldiers and civilians alike, also had its wares on display. The company’s quality is apparent from the moment a piece of its gear is held in the hand. Bar tacks and box-pattern stitching reinforce the top-drawer materials where necessary to ensure battlefield-level performance. Classic pieces like the military duffle bag and ALICE pack are updated with improved materials such as Cordura nylon and heavy-duty YKK zippers and with design improvements that bring them into the modern era while preserving their most enduring properties.
Tactical Tailor Makes Gear That Is More Than Fashionable
Watch American Rifleman staff on the range in this week's video to learn about Springfield's modern bolt-action hunting rifle, the Model 2020 Redline.
Despite its success in the single-action revolver market, Colt fell behind when double-action revolvers became popular in the late 1870s. The Colt 1878 was a robust, large-frame revolver that would carry the company into the 20th century.