Author Travis Pike

Travis Pike is a Marine infantry veteran, firearms enthusiast, and NRA certified instructor. He’s a lifelong shooter who just happened to be mediocre enough with a gun and a keyboard to combine the two and write. He currently teaches concealed carry courses and enjoys spending time in Florida’s Nature Coast. He is interested in helping folks protect themselves with firearms and shoot better at the range.

Gear Reviews

Best AK-47 Brakes & Compensators [2019]: Tame The Recoil

Looking to tame the oomph of your AK? We cover a few of the most popular brakes out there across all budgets so you can find the best for your needs. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

Best P320 Upgrades [2019]: Even Better

Looking to make your P320 even better? We'll cover our favorite upgrades from triggers, sights, and barrels to lights, holsters, and even PDW kits. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] CZ Scorpion EVO 3 S2 Pistol Micro with Brace

Need the tiniest 9mm CZ Scorpion? We hands-on review the Evo 3 S2 Pistol Micro with brace for reliability, ergonomics, accuracy, worth-it-ness, and more. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

6 Best AR-15 Suppressors in .223 & 5.56 [2019]

Looking for the best suppressor for your AR-15? We cover 6 of the most popular cans for your .223/5.56 rifle, complete with videos and where to buy. (Read)

Glock

The Dumbest Glock Build Ever

We've done a bunch of great Glock builds. Here's what we came up for the absolute dumbest build possible. Check out our monstrosity. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

Best MP5 Clones (You Can Maybe Get)

Want to snag an MP5? We'll go over the pros/cons of the system plus some of the best clones out there. If they are in stock is another question. (Read)

AR-15

Best 9mm AR-15 Barrels [2019]: PCC Ready

Building a 9mm AR-15 pistol caliber carbine? Finding the right barrel is crucial. Here's a couple of our favorites we've used in our own builds. (Read)

AR-15

Best 3-Gun Rifle Compensators [2019]

Looking for the best compensator to reign in muzzle flip? We cover options for all budgets and the most popular 3-Gun competition calibers. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

Best Aftermarket Glock Magazines: Max Reliability

You can never have too many Glock mags, but reliability is key. Here's a list of the best and worst aftermarket Glock magazines to keep your pistol running smoothly. (Read)
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