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Press Conference Schedule — San Polo 3401

Date TimeCompanySessionPresenterDescription
Tuesday, January 2210:00 AMTrue VelocityPat Hogan
Tuesday, January 2211:00 AMGunBroker.comSimple Trusted Transactions: The Firearm Market EvolutionSteve UrvanGunBroker.com, the world's largest online auction site dedicated to firearms, hunting, shooting and accessories, is announcing a new digital product that will give legal buyers and sellers of firearms the freedom to do so on their terms. This new product will be a game changer in the community and eliminate the need for third party vendors in the eCommerce space that either refuse to do business with or restrict gun owners in order to placate anti-second amendment groups.
Tuesday, January 221:00 PMDTF IndustriesS.A.F.E. Space Stand Off Device - A Must-Have For Modern PistolsAndrew GonzalesA presentation and discussion of the importance of the S.A.F.E. Space stand off device in law enforcement and civilian applications. The presentation will cover features, benefits and some real-world examples where it would have been advantageous to have one on a pistol. A demonstration using a deactivated display pistol and a rubber dummy will be included in the presentation. A question and answer portion to follow immediately after the presentation.
Tuesday, January 222:30 PMAimpointAimpoint Press ConferenceAndrea CerwinskeJoin the Aimpoint team for their 2019 Press Conference consisting of new product announcements, insider information, giveaways and MORE!
Tuesday, January 223:30 PM Delta Kwik, LLCDelta Kwik Rapid Release Hand Guard ToolDubby CarrThis press conference is to introduce Delta Kwik AR15 Rapid Removal Hand Guard tool. This tool allows you to remove any hand guard that utilizes the delta ring from any mil Spec AR in 5 seconds or less. Great for private gun owners, gun shops, law enforcement and military.
Wednesday, January 2310:00 AMNSSF
Wednesday, January 2311:30 AMNational Wild Turkey Federation
Wednesday, January 231:00 PMProfessional Outdoor Media Association and Visit MississippiNews and updates from POMA Keith OrtmanNews and Updates from POMA and Visit Mississippi
Wednesday, January 232:00 PMAccuracy Solutions LLCChanging the Geometry of PrecisionSeth Capps
Thursday, January 2410:00 AMNSSFProgress in Developing New Hunters
Thursday, January 241:00 PMRetay ArmsRetay Arms Patented Inertia Plus Bolt System
Chris Handy"Retay Arms Receives U.S. Patenta Approval for Innovative Rotating Bolt System. The innovation of the “Click Free” bolt system has been officially recognized in US PATENT 9,995,542 and is currently available in the Retay Inertia Plus ™ system. Konya Turkey announces that on June 12, 2018 the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued PATENT 9,995,542 for “Rotating head assembly for use with the bolt assembly of a gun” in recognition of RETAY’s innovation of a rotating bolt head system that prevents the unintended unlocking of the bolt head from the breach of a firearm.

RETAY began developing its rotating bolt system in an effort to achieve a more reliable rotating bolt head for use in semi-automatic firearms. For decades the traditional kinetic energy powered rotating bolt system has enjoyed popularity for its simple design and ease of maintenance however, the original design was plagued by a tendency of the bolt head to unintentionally unlock from the breach of the firearm when it was jarred by walking over rough terrain or by the impact of setting the firearm down. The resulting unlocking would often go unnoticed by the operator and cause a misfire. To prevent a misfire, the operator would have to first be aware of the state of the bolt and then manually re-engage the action which cost time and unnecessary noise that could startle game."

Booth Press Conference Schedule

Date TimeCompanySessionPresenterDescription
Wednesday, January 2310:00 AMKryptek Outdoor Group - Booth #13912What's New for 2019 from the Battlefield to the BackcountryButch Whiting2019 brings new technology, expansion of product lines, including women's, tactical and combat, and a re-branding from Battlefield to Backcountry
Thursday, January 2410:00 AMGirls with Guns Clothing - Booth #3450Girls with Guns Introduces New Hunting and CCW Collections for WomenJen O'HaraIntroducing our new Fall 2019 line, including hunting, rangewear, CCW, athletic, and logo wear collections. Highlights of the event include: Introduction of the newest upland hunting collection available for women - The Highland Collection; Introduction of GWG's first affordable cotton hunting collection - The Apricity Collection; Introduction of GWG's newest fashion/rangewear hybrid collection, Concealed Casual - casual, everyday carrywear for women. You will be able to schedule a brief interview with the co-founders and/or the retail support team after the event.
Thursday, January 2411:00 AMCompMag - Booth #619CompMag: Fixed Magazine Solutions for Restrictive StatesDavid MagaA demonstration on how to install and load the AR-15 and AK-47 CompMags. This will include information on ow it allows you to keep all of your features and allows for California Compliances with the new firearms laws.