The R7S Is Coming And It’s Looking For A Little Payback

Desert Tech R7S Chassis Project.

UPDATE: THIS PROJECT HAS BEEN CANCELED AS OF AUGUST 2017. See article for announcement: Merle “Mike” Walker is watching.   And if you’re part of the Desert Tech team tasked with designing and building a drop-in chassis for the most popular high-powered, bolt-action rifle of all time, then the legend will continue to hover over your … Read more

New Shooter Dan – 1 Year Update

1 Year Update New Shooter Dan Desert Tech

Hey Guys, It’s been a while since I’ve given an update on my “new shooter journey”, so today I thought I’d just thought I’d make a quick little entry. It’s been a year since I started working at DTA (actually a year and a month!) In the very early days of working here, Nick and … Read more

DTA Sponsors IMFDB Overhaul

IMFDB The Internet Movie Firearm Database

Chances are, by now you’ve heard of the Internet Movie Firearms Database (IMFDB). If not, the easiest way to describe it would be by saying it’s a giant catalog of firearms appearing in on-screen productions. You can find guns used in tv shows, movies and even video games. Simply run a search for a certain … Read more

2013 Sniper Country Training Dates

Sniper Country Desert Tactical Arms

Utah is thawing, and at long last, training dates have been announced for Sniper Country! If you haven’t committed to push your precision marksmanship to the next level yet, this is the perfect opportunity. Sniper Country is 25,000 acres of true, high-desert terrain, including mountains, gullies, and a variety of other angles and elevations, pockets … Read more

Desert Tactical Getting Some Media Love

Desert Tech in the media. Youtube reviews, magazines, and much more.

Thanks to all of you spreading the word about DTA, we’ve gotten some impressive media coverage over the last couple months–across a variety of platforms. While DTA has always had a loyal following of core enthusiasts, it has been fun to see more and more people starting to show interest! Check us out in: FUNKER … Read more

Official 2013 DTA Photo Contest Winners

SRS-A1 Rifle Winner of the 2013 DTA Photo Contest.

Over the last month, we received an impressive selection of 50+ photos from DTA shooters around the globe, representing a diverse cross-section of the shooting population, including: Competition shooters, military and law enforcement operators, hunters, and target shooters. Since we collected our last entry on March 12th, the photos have circled around our shop and … Read more

The Official 2013 DTA Photo Contest

Desert Tech Oficial Photo Contest 2013

With 2013 under way, we thought it’d be fun to see just how far and wide we’ve spread. To do this, we’re collecting photos of DTA owners and their guns, and giving away some SERIOUS PRIZES. We want to see: Photos from the field Beauty shots Photos of you shooting the rifle Any other related … Read more

Desert Tactical at SHOT Show 2013

Desert Tech at Shot Show 2013.

As many of you already know, last week we went to the annual SHOT show in Las Vegas, NV. While there, we were able to check out some great gear, shot guns in the freezing cold (a couple times!) and meet up with a bunch of friends from the Com-Link community and throughout the industry. … Read more

Introducing the SRS-A1

The Next Generation of Tomorrow’s Weapons You guys have been patient long enough. At long last, Desert Tactical Arms has announced their newest iteration of the SRS rifle system that you love so much. The SRS-A1 Rifle Chassis continues to build upon core SRS components and functionality to improve the overall shooting experience. Specifically, the A1’s … Read more

DTA & DTM 3080 Yards with HTI .375 CheyTac

Desert Tech HTI Precison Rifle Shooting at 3080 yards.

Recent news has been reported of two Australian Snipers who shot and killed a Taliban commander at a record distance of 3079 yards during a simultaneous command fire. They were firing two Barrett M107 .50 BMG rifles. There has been a lot of debate whether the equipment used had the accuracy or sighting capability to … Read more

Announcing New Partnership with Kahles Optics

Desert Tech SRS-A1 with Kahles Scope.

Since the beginning, Desert Tactical Arms has put tremendous focus on seamless systems integration, to ensure that users of our products receive an experience that surpasses any other. Desert Tactical has truly redefined the pinnacle of precision, pushing accuracy to a level previously reached by only the most meticulous hand loaders. The journey began six … Read more

DTA & DTM Team Competes in Utah Tough Mudder

Desert Tech Team Competing at Tough Mudder.

As many of you are familiar, “Tough Mudder” competitions combine distance running, with extreme feats of strength and endurance. This fall, the Desert Tactical Arms and Desert Tactical Munitions teams competed in the Salt Lake City Tough Mudder at Miller Motorsports Park in Utah. After signing death waivers and “notice of electric shock” forms, the … Read more

SRS Featured on USA’s “Burn Notice”

SRS Featured on USA’s “Burn Notice” Desert Tech SRS on “Means and Ends” episode of Burn Notice. For you Burn Notice fans out there, you might have noticed that on last week’s episode, “Means and Ends” (Season 6, Episode 12), Michael and Sam wielded Desert Tactical Arms’ very own SRS rifle. The guns show up … Read more

Shooting an iPad Mini

Shooting and Testing an Ipad Mini.

We’ve always wanted to blow away a brand new Apple device. Well, last Friday we got our chance. As the clock struck 8 a.m., the Apple doors opened and we scurried inside to pick up the brand new iPad Mini. We quickly unboxed it, got in a few brief oohs and ahs, and then got to … Read more

Video: 3 Ingredients for the Perfect Halloween

DT Halloween Shooting Videos.

What are they? We asked ourselves the same thing for a while, until last week we finally found our answer, and then it seemed really obvious. Superheroes Guns Exploding Pumpkins So last week we hosted folks from the Com-Link community in the first ever “Pumpkin Shoot”, at our Sniper Country range in Northern Utah. Shooters had 3 … Read more

The Official Com-Link Classroom is Up and Running

The Official Com-Link Classroom is Up and Running Long time no talk! While our machines have been turning, we’ve been working hard to put together the info and advice you need to help you be “on target.” To that end, we’ve launched the official “Com-Link Classroom“, where you can find information on DTA rifles, as … Read more

Win a FREE SRS at The Bullpup Shoot!

Win a Desert Tech SRS-A1 at Bullpup Challenge Shoot

Come see us at The Bullpup Shoot in Park City, Kentucky September 29-30. We will have demo guns for people to shoot and would love to meet you! Grand prize for Sunday’s “Bullpup Challenge Shoot” is a Desert Tactical Arms SRS. For more info, check out the official event website forum thread at Look forward … Read more

New Shooter Dan Takes the SRS Covert Caribou Hunting

A couple of weeks ago, DTA offered me the opportunity to go caribou hunting in Alaska. While this would be an amazing opportunity for anyone, it was even more incredible for someone like me because…I’d never been hunting before. Not for deer, elk, turkey, duck, rabbit—NOTHING. Needless to say, it was an awesome experience. Learned … Read more

New Shooter Precision Rifle 1 Class

Hey guys, new shooter Dan here. I recently got the chance to go to Sniper Country for the Precision Rifle 1 Class, an introductory to long range shooting. While I was there, I had the opportunity to get some great instruction on shooting position, mechanics, and environmental factors like windage and temperature. I had a … Read more