Zach / Feb. 27, 2017, 3:32 a.m.

Short Barrel Rifles: Pros and Cons Explained

One of the more interesting and complicated aspects of AR ownership is short barreled rifles. A short barreled AR-15 is any AR that has a shoulder stock, with a barrel length of less than 16 inches...

Zach / Feb. 27, 2017, 2:06 a.m.

Gas Systems Explained

The AR-15 rifle isn’t a complicated rifle and most people can build one by themselves with little to no training. One of the more complicated systems in the AR-15 is the gas system. More specifically, different length gas systems...

Zach / Feb. 26, 2017, 6:01 p.m.

AR-15 Trigger Comparison: Which type is the best for your build?

The AR 15 system is the most popular firearm in the United States. There are hundreds of manufacturers pumping out rifles and the American people are buying them up left and right. Because of their popularity and easy to customize nature, you can change everything. This includes the trigger...

Zach / Feb. 26, 2017, 2:07 p.m.

Alternate AR-15 Calibers: 9mm vs 300 Blackout vs 7.62 x 39

The 5.56 is the standard round used in the AR-15 rifle. Over the last few decades, the round has proved to be as effective as the platform itself. With that being said here is always room for change...

Zach / Feb. 26, 2017, 1:49 p.m.

Polymer Lowers: The Future or a Flawed Idea?

The lower receiver for an AR 15 is most commonly made from anodized aluminum. Aluminum makes sense because they are lightweight, the material is abundant and affordable. However, a receiver doesn’t necessarily have to be made of aluminum...