Category AR-15

Gear Reviews

Tyrant CNC Review: LWP Grip & Halo Handstop

"Dude...that is so cool looking!" Tyrant CNC's grip and handstop do look cool... but do they have the performance to back it up? (Read)

Gear Reviews

[Review] Hiperfire Trigger: Best Single Stage AR-15 Trigger

"Bro...are you shooting full-auto?" That's what someone asked my friend after shooting a competition rifle stage. His secret? His new Hiperfire trigger. (Read)

Gear Reviews

Faxon Barrel [Review]: 14.5" Pencil with Permanently Attached Muzzle Brake

Want the lightest/shortest AR-15 barrel? The Faxon 14.5" Pencil is the answer at 18 oz. We quickly cover accuracy, general shootability, cost, and more. (Read)

Gear Reviews

Superlative Arms Gas Block Review

Why is the Superlative Arms the best gas block on the market? Find out how its 3-in-1 adjustability works, how much recoil reduction is there, and more! (Read)

AR-15

Best Alternative AR-15 Cartridges and Calibers

Looking for a harder hitting AR-15? We cover 5 of the best alternative cartridges and calibers with their pros, cons, and recommended uppers & ammo. (Read)

How-To

How to Build an AR-15 Upper Receiver: Ultimate Visual Guide

See how easy it is to build your own AR-15 upper receiver. Step-by-step with pictures, plus essential tools, recommended parts, tips/tricks, and two full builds. (Read)

How-To

How to Build an AR-15 Lower Receiver [Ultimate Visual Guide]

Don't want to mess up? Learn how to build an AR-15 lower receiver with 80+ pictures, tricks I learned the hard way, and recommendations of the best parts. (Read)

How-To

How to Install & Tune the JP Silent Captured Spring with Pictures

Learn how to quickly swap out your old buffer and buffer spring to install the JP Silent Captured Spring, which is one of the best upgrades for the AR-15. (Read)

How-To

How to Install an AR-15 Ambidextrous Safety Lever

Learn how to quickly install an ambidextrous safety for your AR-15, complete with step-by-step pictures, instructions, and recommended products. (Read)

How-To

How to Install the Burris PEPR AR-15 Scope Mount

Quickly install the Burris P.E.P.R. Scope Mount for the AR-15 with several methods depending on your available tools. Plus zeroing tips! (Read)

Beginner's Guide

Best Semi-Automatic Rifle for Beginners: AR-15 vs AK-47

Quickly learn the pros/cons of the AR-15 vs AK-47 debate. We'll cover ergonomics, reliability, cost, accessories, and even recommended models. (Read)

Beginner's Guide

How to Shoot a Rifle

Learn how to shoot the most common semi-automatic rifle, the AR-15, as well as a bolt action rifle.  We’ll cover some grip, stance, general functions, and more. (Read)

Gun Laws

Difference between Flash Suppressors, Compensators, & Muzzle Brakes

Learn the differences between muzzle devices, as well as some recommendations on the best models for your gun and end-use situation. (Read)

AR-15

What is an AR-15 Dissipator?

Learn what exactly is an AR-15 dissipator, its pros/cons, whether the design is still useful in this day and age, and recommended models. (Read)
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