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Long Range AR-15 Scopes

The AR15 isn’t really a long range rifle, but if you want to push the limits of the 5.56 (.223) round, then you’ll need a great scope.  Now you’ve heard me talk about “good scopes at low prices”, but I always state there are exceptions to that concept.  One exception is whenRead More …


AR15s… and M&P-15s and M400s and …

I’ve written previously about AR15s and brand names, but it has since occurred to me that some people new to black rifles don’t realize they have an AR15.  Lately it seems that I get more and more questions like these; “Does the Magpul PMAG work in my M&P15?”  or “IRead More …


Back Up Iron Sights – BUIS

Sometimes I feel the need to address what I consider to be a “fad”.  And I should make it clear that I hate fads.  I don’t like anything that people do just because its what everyone else is doing.  Now if it makes sense and you understand why you areRead More …


Improving AR15 Accuracy & Performance

One of the great things about AR15 rifles is the ability to customize them.  Most of the modifications do little to improve the rifles performance.  Most AR15 Accessories cosmetic (makes them look cooler)!  Today I want to talk about practical modifications you can make to seriously improve your rifle’s accuracyRead More …


AR-15s… Does Brand Name Matter?

OK, this might piss off a few people.  Does it matter which brand of AR15 you buy?  The AR15 has become the most popular rifle in America and it seems like everyone, except King Barack and Hillary, wants one.  With so many brands out there, the natural question is “whichRead More …


Carbine, Midlength, or Rifle… What’s the Difference?

Like I’ve said before, because there are so many different versions of AR-15 rifles out there, a lot of guys don’t really know what they have.  They know they have an “AR-15” or an “M4”, but those are pretty generic terms these days.  One of the things I run intoRead More …


AR-15 Nomenclature

I know a lot of you guys are new to the AR-15 so I thought the best way to start off this BLOG was to provide some standardized nomenclature.  Maybe it’s just the military still coming out in me.  I don’t know, but here we go… One of the biggestRead More …


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