SHOT Show 2018 Enhanced Dry Fire with Dvorak Dave Merrill January 25, 2018 Join the Conversation Over the years we've seen a number of different approaches to dry fire. When trawling the dungeon of SHOT we got a brief hands-on with the Dvorak Air Recoil System (ARS). The Dvorak ARS is a CO2 powered conversion kit for your existing firearm with a replacement barrel, recoil spring assembly, and magazine insert. When installed, the ARS fully cycles the slide with each trigger pull, simulating recoil. Furthermore, the ARS has a laser that actuates, allowing for the use of laser-sensitive targets or really annoying your cat. While we wouldn't go so far as to say it felt 100% real, it was far closer to reality than airsoft or other gas-powered guns we've used. Of course, the gas required to move a full slide is significant; we're told you get about twenty actuations between gas ups with a pistol. The ARS can be recharged from the muzzle when installed using common paintball gas. Of course, the usual suspects are available for the ARS such as Glock and S&W, along with some mildly more esoteric pistols such as the CZ75. There are two series of the ARS, one with red accessories and the other with blue. The blue is their LEO/agency line and costs significantly more ($2,500) than the red we featured here ($400). Explore RECOILweb:Caracal Opens US OfficesNew: SureFire Backup MaxVision and AviatorThe FBI looks to go 9mmBlue Collar One Stamp: KP-9 Spare Parts PCC NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Get your pack of 50 Print-at-Home targets when you subscribe to the RECOIL email newsletter. We'll send you weekly updates on guns, gear, industry news, and special offers from leading manufacturers - your guide to the firearms lifestyle.You want this. Trust Us.