rifles

This Guy Built A District 9 ARC Rifle Out Of Lego

There aren’t many movies in recent history with more badass weaponry than District 9. And of course, badass weaponry inspires people to make their own models – but not with Lego. Legohaulic has done just that and the results are pretty amazing. I mean, normally it’s pretty easy to tell if something is made out of Lego, but this one deserves a closer look at first glance. [Legohaulic's Flickr via Geeky Gadgets]


Buy Solar Power, Get A Free Gun!

If you buy a $US3000-plus solar power system from Bland Solar, they’ll throw in a gun for free. Hilariously promotional juxtaposition? Sure! But it also makes perfect sense.


A Working Halo Assault Rifle Is A Terrifying Thing

I’m sure that Halo assault rifle you mocked up for Halloween 2004 was nice and all. But unless it’s also a fully functional Nerf gun that holds three magazines and “a bunch” of darts, you lose. Here’s the video proof.


A Rifle's Third Eye Helps Shoot Around Corners

“Fifty percent of kills happen on the corners,” according to SmartSight inventor Matthew Hagerty. And his creation – a rifle sight camera that wirelessly transmits real-time video back to its soldier – will help ensure that our soldiers win those battles.


You Can Set This Weapon To Kill Or Stun

This is the Lund Variable Velocity Weapons System, a combustion-powered rifle that can both kill or stunt an enemy. It was developed by the creators of Honey My Baby Pony and Tickle Me Elmo dolls for the Pentagon. No kidding.


The Pentagon's EXACTO Rifle Will Be Able to Take Out Pirates A Mile Away

The EXACTO (EXtreme ACcuracy Tasked Ordnance) rifle will conceivably be able to fire accurately at far longer distances than are possible now by combating weather with self-guiding bullets. Yes, you read that right.


Delicious But Deadly

This print ad by Ogilvy & Mather for India positions Glaxo’s Eno antacid as the pure white daisy in the muzzle of an assault rifle of tasty pain. The Dorito gunsight…damn. [Coloribus via Kottke]


There's a New BBQ Sheriff In Town

Lighting a BBQ can be done with a match. But, as any NRA member can attest, it’s a job best left to a gun.


US Soldier Explains Why He Uses a Rifle Stock to Shoot Photographs

When we recently posted a Vietnam-era Bolex camera with a rifle stock attached, we thought the concept was a little nuts. Then Army Reserve Staff Sgt. and wartime photographer Jeffrey Duran set us straight.


A Chainsaw Bayonet Strapped to an AR-15 Rifle is the Ultimate Zombie Killing Weapon

No doubt inspired by games like Gears of War and countless zombie killing scenarios in popular culture, a weapons enthusiast on the AR-15 forum has managed to modify his rifle with a chainsaw bayonet. There isn’t much as far as details are concerned, but the video after the break complete with maniacle hillbilly laughter is all you need.