Category AR-15

Gear Reviews

Best AR-15 Bullet Button: AR MagLock+Patriot Pin 2.0 [Review & Install]

Want to be California fixed mag compliant in 2018? We review the AR MagLock and Patriot Pin combo to be the best new bullet button. Plus full install pics! (Read)

Observations

"AR" Stands for "Armalite Rifle" in "AR-15": What's an Assault Rifle?

Wondering what exactly AR stands for in AR-15? We've got all the answers plus what our picks of the best AR-15s on the market. (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 Reviews

[Review] Palmetto State Armory KS-47 Gen 2: Hands-On

Looking for the perfect lovechild of an AR-15 and AK-47? The KS-47 from PSA brings you 7.62x39 goodness in the AR platform. See how it fares in our testing. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] Lionadi: Semi-Custom AR-15 Builder

Want a custom built AR but don't want to build it yourself? Lionadi can help by assembling your choice of parts. No tools or elbow grease required. (Read)

Gun Laws

Featureless AR-15 Rifles [2019]: 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)

AR-15

Best .300 Blackout AR-15 Uppers [2019]

The .300 Blackout is here to stay. We'll cover the best uppers out there for all budgets and build types...from pistol to rifle to suppressed. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] PWS Diablo (MK107): 7" AR-15 Piston Goodness

Does going super short make sense with a piston? We hands-on test the PWS Diablo for reliability, accuracy, shootability, and more...with pics and video! (Read)

Gear Reviews

5 Best AR-15 Flashlights [2019 Real Views]

We hands-on test 5 of the most popular AR-15 flashlights. Complete with tons of pictures, beam patterns, abuse tests, mounting options, and more. (Read)

AR-15

Best Backup Iron Sights (BUIS) [2019]

Optics break, batteries die, and scopes fail. A pair of these backup iron sights (BUIS) will make sure you have working sights at all times. (Read)

AR-15

AR-15 Pistol or SBR (Short Barrel Rifle): What's Best For You?

Not sure to go with an AR-15 pistol and brace, or go with a tax stamp and SBR? We cover the pros/cons, current legal standings, and our top picks. (Read)

AR-15

Best 7.62x39 AR-15 Uppers & Complete Rifles [2019]

Want to combine the accuracy of an AR-15 with the power of an AK-47's .30 caliber round? We cover the most popular 7.62x39 AR-15 uppers and complete rifles. (Read)

AR-15

How to Pin a Collapsible Stock On a Rifle

Gotta pin your collapsible stock? We quickly go through all the supplies and steps with tons of pictures. Plus some non-permanent alternatives! (Read)

AR-15

Best AR-15 Lower Receivers [2019]: Budget to Baller

So many AR-15 lower receivers out there...how do you choose? We cover the types of aluminum, manufacturing process, and our top picks of the best lowers at all budgets. (Read)
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