So I was just informed about the “Autoglove”.
Picture taken from their website, click on the picture to visit their website.
It is a glove with some sort of electronic plunger to press a firearms trigger for you quickly.
First, stuff like this goes to show how stupid our gun laws are.
Secondly, you have to be impressed with how the free market will come up with a solution to any perceived problem.
Third, I am very curious if this will actually be approved by the ATF or not. Previously they did not allow for the electric actuating of triggers.
I wouldn’t recommend this thing to anyone. I believe you would quickly see shooters lose control of weapons with it. What we really need is this unconstitutional NFA act abolished so silly law work arounds would be unnecessary.
Where the hell was this guy when I was in?
I still run into many people who believe that silencers drastically degrade accuracy and velocity. Unfortunately this myth is still common in many popular video games, and all too many people believe that to be a fact. A good deal of the pro gun youth only know firearm info from the games they have played.
It is true that some of the early pistol and submachine gun silencers that relied on wipes, mesh, or large internal volume to keep .22 and 9mm rounds subsonic did reduce velocity and accuracy/precision. Modern designs don’t do that, and can actually give a small increase in velocity. I’ve seen some rifles shoot tighter groups when shot suppressed.
I had the opportunity to examine and fire a suppressed Short Barreled Sig 556 with an AAC M4-2000 can. I did not like that setup. It’s owner pointed out that the mount of the AAC can prevented the gas system from being removed for cleaning. When the rifle was fired, gas would vent from the gap between the Sigs upper and lower receivers, and blow upwards into the shooters face. Later in the day, the owner of this rifle ended up having mechanical issue with his rifle. He ended up having to take it home to disassemble it for cleaning and maintenance.
The SBR Sig556 and the AAC M4-2000 does not make for a good combination.