By Erika Haas
Trailblazer Firearms, a relatively new gun manufacturer, just launched its first ever product, the LifeCard .22 LR, and it looks like a gadget straight out of a James Bond film.
The LifeCard is a single-shot, single-action, folding .22 LR…that can fit in your wallet. That’s right, the gun is no bigger than a stack of credit cards; it comes in at 3.375 inches long, 2.125 inches tall, and 0.5 inches wide. Oh, and it weighs less than seven ounces.
According to the press release, the tilt-up barrel, bolt and trigger are made of steel with an Isonite finish to prevent corrosion. Meanwhile, the frame and handle of the gun are made of aluminum with a hard-coat black anodized finish.
While the pistol is a single-shot, the handle serves as an ammunition storage case that can hold up to four extra rounds. And, as a build in safety feature, the gun cannot fire while in its folded state, as the trigger is not accessible.
President of Trailblazer Firearms, Aaron Voigt, who has served in both the Marine Corps and the Army, said the gun took seven years to bring to life.
“Initially, I had no idea that going from concept to actual product would …Read the Rest
Source:: Bearing Arms