Bear Arms Podcast
By Bear Arms Media
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The Bear Arms Podcast is about anything and everything related to the firearms industry. The goal of the show is to bring an interesting, engaging, fun, and lighthearted podcast to all types of gun lovers out there regardless of skill level, ownership, or preferences. We are all supporters of the second amendment and it's time we acted like it.
||CleanEP 44 - Are You A Brass Hoarder?||To keep or not to keep your brass, that is the question. Do you reload your own ammunition? Do you hold onto every scrap of brass you possibly can, or do you just leave it at the range like a savage? We discuss this and more on this week's episode of...||1/18/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 43 - The Quietest 22LR Setup On Earth||A listener asked us what the quietest 22LR setup would be. Is it a rifle or a pistol? Integrally suppressed or direct thread? After speaking with the mad scientists on the SilencerCo Research and Development team we made some interesting discoveries.||1/11/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 42 - Bear Arms Podcast 2019||We're back and we are better than ever! Actually, not much has changed including our dedication to bring you high quality firearm news, discussion, and banter about the things we all love so much!||1/4/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 41 - Do The Twist||What the heck is barrel twist rate and why does it matter? This week we jump into a listener question and explore how the twist rate of a rifle impacts different types of bullets and bullet weights.||12/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 40 - What Happened To .40 S&W?||Have you ever asked yourself what ever happened to the .40 S&W round that was supposed to be the Goldilocks of pistol rounds? Neither have we. However, that doesn't stop us from covering the topic on this weeks episode of the Bear Arms Podcast!||12/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 39 - Big Smashin'||This week SilencerCo's regional sales manager Jimmy Bell joins the show to talk about his time in the military, what it's like to work in the suppressor industry, and why defending yourself with a hockey puck is a terrible idea.||11/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 38 - Supersonic Science||Did you know that subsonic bullets still have supersonic waves coming off of them? We didn't either! We also didn't know there was a market for bolt action pistols chambered in rifle calibers but Remington sure seems to think so.||11/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 37 - Which Is The Best Handgun Caliber?||It's a tale as old as time. Neanderthals have been arguing about which rock works best when it comes to defending their cave. We take a look at a recent study composed of 1,700 shootings and the results may surprise you.||11/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 36 - Armed Citizen Success Rate||This week we dive into the not always accurate world of statistics. We also check in on Florida Man who was most recently seen lobbing "adult toys" onto the Buffalo Bill's football field.||11/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 35 - Demolition Ranch Interview||If you've somehow never heard of the Demolition Ranch YouTube channel you definitely need to check it out. We got the chance to sit down with the mastermind behind YouTube's most popular firearms channel Matt Carriker and discuss guns, content...||10/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 34 - Silencer Vs. Suppressor||This week Tom and Jace finally put an end to the age old Silencer vs. Suppressor argument. They also explore several listener questions and discuss the recent news of a Spokane police department's decision to adopt suppressors for all of their service..||10/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 33 - NFA E-Form System Back Online||The Whataburger and In and Out debate rages on this week! We also take time to talk about guns including affordable hunting rifles and why buying a cheap pistol may not be the best idea.||10/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 32 - Do I Need To Carry My Tax Stamp?||After taking a week off we're back with a jam-packed episode full of listener questions, a new Space Force gun being built in a man's garage, and a Florida Man story involving a tractor. It's good to be back in the office!||10/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 31 - Cool Kids Know First Aid||Jace had a mishap at the range over the weekend. So in today's episode, Tom and Jace discuss the importance of first aid when it comes to shooting guns. They also answer several listener questions regarding scopes, AR builds, and suppressor mounting...||9/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 30 - NFA Wait Times May Decrease||There's some buzz going around that the ATF may be trying to reduce NFA wait times down to 90 days for a tax stamp. Also, those pesky Russians are at it again with their new anti drone gun, so keep an eye on your friendly UAVs!||9/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 29 - Pants On Fire||The denim overlords over at Levi Strauss have committed to donating 1 million dollars to anti gun groups. Tom tries to convince Jace that cleaning your guns actually matters, and they also discuss one of the most interesting pistols ever made, the...||9/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 28 - Say Hello To Sportswoman Courtney||We finally managed to get some studio time with Courtney Sweetser Smith, known on social media as @sportswomancourtney. She's genuinely well-versed in firearms and hunting without taking the cheap "sex sells" shots we often see in the industry. Follow..||8/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 27 - Hybrid, Chimera, Omega, Oh My.||Tom and Jace do their best to help a listener decide which suppressor is right for them. They also discuss the topic of bullpup AK's showing up in Syria, as well as a brand new budget optic from Vortex sporting first focal plane as one of its main...||8/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 26 - 16 In The "Clip"||In the song "Regulate", Warren G famously sings the words "Sixteen in the clip, and one in the hole". Have you ever thought about what gun he's talking about? We do our best to solve the riddle. We also talk about budget precision rifle builds, how to..||8/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 25 - Don't Be Afraid of Muzzle Devices||Concerned that adding a suppressor or muzzle brake to your precision rifle is going to bork everything up? Fear not listeners, because the least accurate part of your precision rifle setup is you. We also bring you two Florida man stories this week,...||8/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 24 - 3D Hysteria||The world has officially come to an end. At least that's what some would have you believe due to a recent ruling regarding 3D printed guns. Find out what Tom and Jace think regarding this topic and more on this week's episode of the Bear Arms Podcast.||8/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 23 - Guns Vs. Dinosaurs||What gun would you take with you if you had to trek across Jurassic Park for two days? Hear the guys argue about the best load-out for such a scenario. They also discuss their gun picks in a world where you can only own three firearms total! This and...||7/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 22 - Gun Laws In Canada Eh?||Have you ever wondered what the gun laws in Canada are like? Neither had we! That is until we received a listener email asking us to explore the topic. This week we check out what it's like to be a gun owner in Canada and the differences you'd find...||7/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 21 - I Spy||This week's episode is all about the world of espionage. Tom and Jace discuss a handful of weaponry used by members of the OSS, CIA, and KGB. These include favorites such as the integrally suppressed High Standard .22LR, a lipstick gun, exploding...||7/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 20 - Happy Birthday America!||It's that time of year again. The week that we celebrate the birth of this great nation. In Episode 20 we discuss Andrew Jackson's strange duel against Charles Dickenson, some Fourth of July fun facts and hear from Miami officials as they plead with...||7/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 19 - SPACEFORCE JACEFORCE||Spaceforce, schmaceforce, Jaceforce, Chris’ Spacegirls, and Tom-force. Join us as we assign hypothetical roles to all the positions in our imaginary Spaceforce. We each assign theoretical captain roles (Elon Musk for the win). We also discuss...||6/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 18 - Listener Questions + SPACEFORCE!||It’s not us, it’s you. This week it’s all about you, the listeners. We tackle some listener questions regarding ballistic coefficient, reloading ammo, the joys of hunting, and more. We also talk about President Trump's proposed 6th branch of the..||6/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 17 - Vaporware Firearms||It's happened before and it will happen again. A new gun gets announced and we start drooling over the concept and ideas surrounding it, but years later it still remains lost in development hell. This week on Bear Arms we talk about vaporware guns....||6/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 16 - The Wild Wild West||The west was indeed a wild, wild place. Towering red cliffs, cowboys, horses, and loads of iconic firearms. This week on the Bear Arms Podcast, Tom and Jace discuss a few of their favorite western guns. Revolvers, lever actions, and Tom Sellek's...||6/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 15 - The Guns of World War II||One of the most definitive moments in history, World War II, was the deadliest modern war. Fatality counts range from 50 million to over 80 million people; almost 2 billion soldiers were deployed to fight in the battle worldwide — 16 million from...||6/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 14 - We're Back! Again.||After a three week break, Jace and Tom are back inside your earholes for another episode of the Bear Arms Podcast! This week we also have Chris Conran of SilencerCo joining us. We discuss why a Democrat wants archery classes removed from New York...||5/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 13 - The Guns of WWI||Known as the great war. WWI was set off by a single gun shot. It also sparked technologies that are still in use today in the firearms world. We talk about a few of these iconic guns, and how they came to be.||4/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 12 - Fascinating Firearm Facts||Did you know the first firearm evolved from something called the "fire lance"? Or have you ever thought about where the term "jumping the gun" comes from? We explore these topics and more on this weeks episode of the Bear Arms Podcast.||4/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 11 - The Ins and Outs of Concealed Carry||Episode 11 has arrived and with it we answer a couple of listener questions such as what to think about when choosing a concealed carry pistol as well as why shooting long range is just plain fun. We also check in with Florida Woman. Find out what the..||4/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 10 - Let's Get Suppressed||This week is all about suppressors. We take a detailed look into their uses in all sorts of shooting situations. We also find out what Florida Man has been doing with all the batteries in your house.||4/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 09 - Firearm Technology||It seems we might be on the cusp of the firearms world going through some interesting changes due to technologies such as 3D printing and Smart Optics. This week we explore the impact that technology has had in the past as well as what it might hold...||3/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 08 - You "Don't" Tube||Internet censorship cranked it up a notch this week as we have started to see new gun policies roll out from the likes of YouTube, Reddit, and others. We also talk about a bolt action rifle that costs more than most people's vehicle. Also find out...||3/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 07 - Assault Weapons Ban 2018||It's no secret that our second amendment rights are at risk of being chipped away at once again. A new bill by the name of H.R. 5087 otherwise known as the Assault Weapons Ban of 2018, has been gaining momentum. Make sure to reach out to your state...||3/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 06 - Eli Crandall of Gallant Bullets||This week we sit down with special guest Eli Crandall who owns and operates Gallant Bullets and is prepping to launch a brand new ammo company called American Made By Vets. Hear his story and learn all about what goes into the ammo manufacturing...||3/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 05 - Movie Guns That Killed The Bad Guy||Hey listeners! Episode 05 is all about the movie guns that dispatched some of the most ruthless bad guys/monsters on the silver screen. Also, find out why Sheriff Scott Israel of Broward County Florida is our Brasshole of the week, and Florida Man...||3/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 04 - Gun Violence In America||This week we tackle the insanely complex topic of gun violence in America. Can all of our problems be solved by banning guns, or are the issues much deeper on a social and cultural level? This episode is a bit heavier than most, but don't worry...||2/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 02 - Civil Disobedience||Welcome back to EP 02! In today's episode we cover several noteworthy news articles from around the firearms industry, we also discuss why a sponsored shooter at shot show was our "Brasshole" of the week, and Florida man teaches us how not to rob a bank||2/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEP 01 - We're Back + Shot Show 2018||Welcome to the very first episode of the Bear Arms Podcast! We just got back from Shot Show 2018 and discuss some of the products that stuck out most to us for better or worse. Also Florida Man makes his glorious return!||1/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
The Best Firearms Related Podcast
I spent a month listening to all of the firearms related podcasts out there. This one is definitey the best. It's also the most aproachable and entertaining. The audio quality is on point with other high end shows. The hosts are funny and knowledgable and they also check their egos at the door.
Great pod cast lives on!!
Such great content, such great people! So glad the pod cast lives on!
They're back baby!
So much win having SiCo Radio continue on in the Bear Arms podcast. I'm very excited to have this show keep going.