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LaserMax's New CenterFire with GripSense will Make it's First Consumer Appearance at NRA Show in Atlanta
Press release date: April 19, 2017
(Rochester, NY) April 19th, 2017 - LaserMax debuted it's new GripSense activation technology at the 2017 Shot Show and is now only a few short weeks away from shipping product to the market. LaserMax will have CenterFire with GripSense Light and Laser combinations outfitted on Ruger LC9 and S&W MP Shield in booth #3342 for the attendees and industry to examine prior to production models shipping to retailers and consumers later this spring.
"We are eager to attend the NRA Annual Meeting and Expo, this expo will offer NRA members an opportunity to see the latest advancements in Laser Gunsight technology in the form of GripSense." said Chris Tinkle, Chief Sales Officer for LaserMax. "The NRA Annual Meetings are great opportunity for our staff to interact with the NRA Members and educate them on our product as well as hear about their needs directly as consumers of our products."
The Patent Pending GripSense Technology utilizes similar technology to smartphones, in that the product contains a detection zone in the area that users middle finger indexes the trigger guard of the firearm and senses the user's grip on the firearm and activates the light or laser instantly. The user has the option to turn off the light or laser with the push of a button or disable the GripSense Activation and rely solely on the button activation..
"In addition to showcasing our product offerings to the NRA members, LaserMax will have some unique attractions in the exhibit to entertain visitors," said Jay Duncan, VP, Marketing. "Our booth will have a game of skill and some incredible giveaways to ensure that visitors have a great time and leave the show with a memorable experience."
The NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, April 27-30 at the Georgia World Congress Center. The 146th NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits will be attended by over 80,000 patriots, featuring over 800 exhibitors and a jam packed schedule of seminars, workshops, special events and celebrity appearances.
Now in its 26th year, LaserMax is a leading innovator and designer of premium laser aiming systems with a growing portfolio of significant patents. Specializing in the design and manufacturing of rugged and innovative firearm sighting solutions for military, law enforcement and commercial markets worldwide. The company also delivers premium laser products and optical systems for the semiconductor, aerospace, biomedical and telecommunications industries. LaserMax is an ISO 9001:2008 certified and WOSB 8(m) certified Women-Owned Small Business and has been recognized by Inc. 500|5000 as one of the fastest growing companies in the U.S.
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