Category AR-15

AR-15

Best AR-15 Scopes & Optics [2020]: Red Dots to Magnified

Find the best AR-15 scopes & optics for your budget and use. From 1x red dots to magnifiers, prisms, holographic, and standard scopes. All hands-on tested. (Read)

Ammo

Federal M vs XM (5.56) and XM193 vs XM855

Confused? We quickly explain XM193 vs M855, X vs XM, 193 vs 855, penetration differences, and more. Plus our favorite brand recommendations for each. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review+Video] FN 15 Patrol Carbine: Classic Excellence

Looking for a classic AR-15 from one of the top manufacturers? We hands-on review the FN 15 Patrol Carbine from reliability to price, accuracy, and more. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

Best Historical Guns (That You Can Still Buy)

Our list of history’s greatest and most influential firearms you can still buy, either in their original condition or as a reproduction. (Read)

Ammo

Best AR-15 Ammo [2020]: Range & Home Defense

Find out the best ammo for your AR-15 for range plinking or home defense. We'll cover cheap FMJ rounds, steel penetrator rounds, and even hollow points for maximum knockdown power. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] Palmetto State Armory (PSA) AR-15 (3 Rifles)

Is PSA worth it? We got our hands on three rifles in 5.56 and .223 Wylde. 1500 rounds later...we review their fit, finish, accuracy, reliability, and more. (Read)

AR-15

.224 Valkyrie [Complete Guide]: Specs, Ammo, & Guns

Is the .224 Valkyrie by Federal the next caliber for you? We look at the ballistics, ammo pricing, best uppers, and best barrels to answer your question. (Read)

Optics & Scopes

Co-Witness Sights [Ultimate Guide]

What's a co-witness sight with a red dot? What's the difference from absolute vs lower one-thirds co-witness? And how to do you zero a co-witnessed optic? (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] Lead Star Grunt AR-15: No Upgrades Needed

Looking for an AR-15 that doesn't need any upgrades out of the box? And is still affordable? We hands-on review the Lead Star Grunt that does both. (Read)

California

6 Best AR-15 & AK-47 Featureless Grips [CA & NY Compliant]

We've been shooting featureless in CA for years. Here's our favorite grips that shoot great, look semi-normal, and will keep your AR & AK legal. (Read)

Gun Laws

Featureless AR-15 Rifles [California Build Guide]

Quickly learn what makes a rifle "featureless," how to build a featureless ar-15, what are the benefits, and top mods for grips, stocks, and muzzle devices. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

6 Best Pistol Caliber Carbine (PCC) Barrels

Building a pistol caliber carbine (PCC) from the ground up? The barrel is super important. Here are a couple of our favorite picks for accuracy and price. (Read)

Ammo

6.5mm Ammo Breakdown: Best 6.5 Calibers for Accuracy & Distance

Thinking of a new caliber? Find out the best in the 6.5 mm family of rounds for your purpose...plus how do they compare vs the .308? (Read)

Buyer's Guide

Best AR-15 Magazines: Standard, High-Capacity, 10-Round

If you're a new AR-15 owner, or an old hand looking for recommendations, here's everything you need to know about picking the perfect entry-level mags. (Read)
New to Guns ? Check out our beginners guns video course. Start Now