HYSKORE® Announces The Six Gun Speed Rack, The Ultimate Pistol and Revolver Organizer

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In order to protect a gun's finish and working parts and to provide easy access, some type of storage and organization fixture is an absolute necessity. According to HYSKORE® spokesman, Ted Werner, the increased gun sales of the past few years have created opportunities for more gun storage options. There are numerous ways that Rifles, Shot Guns, Pistols, and Revolvers should not be stored. These run the gamut from stacking guns in a corner, or stuffing them under a bed, to sticking them in a tool box, or just leaving a gun in a holster. HYSKORE® offers 2 long gun storage solutions that can be mounted inside a gun vault or directly to a wall. For hand guns there are 6 different storage options that can be either installed in a security cabinet or placed on a bench top. All HYSKORE® gun storage and organizing solutions have vinyl, EVA foam padding, or Delrin to protect both the gun’s metal parts and stock.

The Speed Rack provides storage for six guns

The Speed Rack makes use of previously wasted space

As the leader in hand gun storage products, HYSKORE® (http://www.hyskore.com) is pleased to introduce the Six Gun Speed Rack. The rack can mount above or below a shelf, to a horizontal surface or to a vertical surface. This greatly increases space utilization in gun safes. Out of the box there are 6 barrel inserts that fit .40 cal and larger, but they can easily be adjusted to fit guns as small as .32 cal. Pistols store butt out and topside up for rapid access.

The Six Gun Speed Rack was designed to provide hand gun organization and storage opportunities in locations that typically would be unusable space. The rack stores 6 guns, each one with a maximum weight of 45 oz. which covers everything from a .32 cal up to, and including Colt or Springfield Armory model 1911's. The barrel inserts are Delrin plastic (polyoxymethylene) which is flexible, strong and has a low coefficient of friction so that barrels and muzzles will not be so scratched or damaged. In addition, the insert has an integral collar that cushions the muzzle. The shelf hooks are M-10 steel and the bracket is welded steel with a durable powder coat finish. The rack measures 11.5" wide x 2.5" deep x 4.25" high and allows for magazine storage below it. The shelf hooks can fit shelves up to 1.5" thick and are adjustable for shelf depth and rack set back. The speed rack will efficiently organize guns for many years.

Another recent addition to the HYSKORE® line up is the #30241 - 10 Gun Rack and Shelf Unit. This handy little fixture measures 5” x 8.5” x 16.75”, and supports up to 30 lbs. on 2 wire grid shelves and up to 10 rifles with scopes in an indexed closed cell EVA foam rack. The unit can be mounted to the inside of a gun vault or rifle cabinet to provide additional storage capacity or it can be mounted directly to the wall with the supplied screws, which are set at 16” on center for direct mounting to studs. The 2 shelves and the hooks on each end of the rack provide storage capacity for ear plugs, electronic hearing protectors, holsters, safety glasses, ammunition, shooting rest bags, and other shooting related accessories.

The #30184 Mega Stacking Hand Gun Rack has also been added to the lineup within the past 12 months. The rack is constructed of ¾” square tubular steel, and 5mm vinyl coated wire. This makes it one of the sturdiest hand gun organizing devices available any place. The rack has a capacity of 8 pistols or revolvers and includes a handy shelf that can be used for magazines, or even for a “mouse gun”; like a Smith & Wesson “J” frame or a Beretta Model 21. Capacity can be doubled or tripled by using the 4 included couplers to stack one rack on top of the other. This provides maximum density for storage in a minimum amount of space. According to M. Proctor, “If you own more hand guns than you can count you probably want to keep them organized. This is an ideal heavy duty pistol rack."

The HYSKORE® #30058 - 7 Gun Vinyl Coated Steel Wire Hand Gun Rack, and its companion item the #30073 - 4 Gun Rack are inexpensive and flexible revolver and semi-automatic pistol racks. Each rack is constructed from 5mm diameter welded vinyl covered steel wire, and they are supplied with fittings so they can be assembled side by side and/or stacked to increase density and storage capacity.

The #30078 is a vinyl coated steel racking system that can attach to walls, nightstands, closets, etc. but, is especially useful attached to the inside of a gun safe door. This puts unused space to work to expand hand gun storage capacity. It also can support rifles and shotguns including tactical assault rifles.

The #30183 Universal Gun Rack is constructed from 1” thick die cut, semi-rigid closed cell foam, and has capacity of 11 scoped rifles, and 12 un-scoped. The intention of this product is to provide an indexing and organizing system inside gun vaults. Typically, the racks and organizers supplied with inexpensive gun storage cabinets have limited capacity and do not always take advantage of the available space. The HYSKORE® Universal Organizer can attach to the fabric interior of most safes with the supplied adhesive backed hook and loop tape, or it can attach to steel surfaces using either the hook and loop or the supplied adhesive backed magnetic tape. There is enough wall clearance so that assault rifles with high capacity magazines, pistol grips, and scopes can be racked. It is a perfect gun organizing rack for gun clubs, trap shooting ranges, and hunting camps. It doesn't matter if a gun is a Winchester model 70, a Remington model 700, a Mossberg model 500, an AK-47, or an AR15 with a pistol grip and extended magazine - they all fit!

The HYSKORE® #30002 Modular Hand Gun Rack (http://www.hyskore.com) is arguably the most successful hand gun and rack and storage organizing device available any place. The rack enjoys utility patent #7,584,861, and is constructed entirely of die cut, closed cell, semi-rigid, EVA foam. Not only does it provide a suede-like surface that is friendly to the finish of guns, but it is also non-reactive and resistant to lubricants and moisture. Out of the box the rack measures 6” x 7.5” x 8.25”, and has capacity for 3 guns. However, since it is completely modular, by removing the 3 pins that hold the segments together the rack can easily be reconfigured to precisely fit the gun owner’s weapons. This includes guns with single stack magazines, double stack magazines, and wide competition target grips. In addition, several racks can be ganged together by simply using 3/16” threaded rod with nuts and washers. In this manner the gun owner can achieve maximum gun vault storage capacity that precisely fits his guns. Clark Bush from All About Shooting (http://www.allaboutshooting.com/), says, “There are other guns that I like to store on the shelves of my gun safes and the Modular Pistol Rack works perfect for that…guns are very visible and secure.

If you have large hunting handguns with top-mounted scopes, or bullseye pistols with fat target grips, consider the Hyskore Modular Rack which holds guns with the barrel on top and level, so there is plenty of clearance for scopes…Hyskore racks come in sets of three foam bins. Using 3/16” threaded crosspins, you can combine the bins into one, long secure unit running the full width of a shelf."

When guns are in storage one of the biggest enemies to their wood, metal and leather parts is humidity; too much humidity causes rust, mildew, mold, and swelling of wood parts. Too little humidity causes damage and cracking to leather, gun slings, wood gun stocks, and wooden pistol grips. There are 2 points of attack when controlling humidity. The first one is to identify the relative humidity. For this purpose HYSKORE® produces the #30106 Digital Gun Vault Hygrometer. This product is specifically designed to deal with conditions both inside and outside the storage compartment. Low relative humidity is a two-edged sword. When storing rifle or Pistol primers and black or smokeless gun powder, make sure that the humidity is high enough to prevent static electrical discharges. The other product that HYSKORE® manufactures to control humidity is the #30077 Magnetic Desiccant. This consists of 10 oz. of pure white rechargeable silica gel desiccant in a perforated metal canister and includes a heavy duty ring magnet so that it can be attached to vertical and horizontal steel surfaces. The silica gel’s consistency is 3mm diameter beads which can have their moisture absorbing capabilities recharged an infinite number of times by simply placing them in a 250° F oven for 2 hours. An indicator card is also included.

Sometimes people want to hang the old Winchester Model 70 or Model 1890 or Remington Model 700 on the wall or over the fireplace. HYSKORE® #30029 Brass Gun Hanging Hooks are just the ticket. The hooks are heavy duty castings with protective foam padding to protect the rifle or shotgun’s finish. They are sold 2 per set and mounting hardware is included.

A full range of long gun and handgun maintenance and shooting accessories including compression dampened recoil attenuating shooting and tactical / varmint rests is available from HYSKORE® (http://www.hyskore.com). The line up consists of the Rapid Fire® Precision Shooting Rest, the Bench Beast® Coaxial Competition Shooting Rest, the DLX Precision Sighting Rest, the Dangerous Game® Machine Rest, the Dead Eye® Tactical & Varmint Rest, the Parallax Cleaning and Sighting Rest, the Black Gun® Machine Rest, and the Black Gun Shooting Rest, which is designed for AK-47 and AR15 tactical rifles with high capacity magazines and pistol grips. These are all fully supported on the HYSKORE® website with instruction manuals, target downloads, and both demo and tutorial videos. Most importantly, these advanced shooting accessories are affordable to the average shooter.

About HYSKORE®

HYSKORE® is a registered trademark of Power Aisle, Inc. (Est. 1988) of Huntington Station, New York 11746, 631/673-5975. HYSKORE® manufactures a proprietary line of advanced, purpose built, tactical and sport shooting accessories including shooting rests, multi-function electronic hearing protection, pistol rests, pistol racks and sundry accessories. HYSKORE® products are available at numerous retailers including: Cabelas http://www.cabelas.com, BassPro http://www.basspro.com, Sportsman’s Guide http://www.sportsmansguide.com, Cheaper Than Dirt, http://www.cheaperthandirt.com, Brownells http://www.brownells.com, and Midway USA http://www.midwayusa.com.

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