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Gallery: Great New ARs for Shooters

The AR-style rifle is one of the most popular rifles being produced today, and a lot of manufacturers doubled down on their products by producing some outstanding examples this past year. The list below includes ARs along the price spectrum and ARs that defy the norm. Whether you shoot competitively, …

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Top 12 Compact Rifles and Shotguns

A “bullpup” weapon, by definition, has a design where the action is located behind the trigger group. The action is built into the buttstock, thus significantly reducing the overall length of the weapon while maintaining the same full-length barrel of a conventional rifle or shotgun. This shorter overall length gives …

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4 Cutting-Edge Ruger AR Rifles For Every Shooter

Since 2009, the Ruger AR line has evolved to include a number of rifles to suit your needs, including the big-bore SR-762 as well as the direct-impingement AR-556. Sturm, Ruger & Company is known for producing high-quality firearms that run the gamut from rimfire target pistols and CCW handguns to …

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8 Great Centerfire Rifles for Under $1,000

Several new centerfire rifles were launched at SHOT Show 2017, and this year’s class of guns is more diverse than at any time in recent memory. A handful of lightweight mountain and predator rifles debuted this year, along with several dedicated long-distance bolt guns. There were a handful of ARs, …

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Top 20 Next-Gen Piston-Driven ARs

Cleaner. Cooler. More reliable. These are just three advantages cited by people who prefer piston-driven rifles over direct-impingement guns. The Stoner-type direct impingement system traditionally used in the AR-15/M16 platform bleeds off propellant gas from the bore and directs it through a tube to the bolt carrier group, which then cycles …

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.300 Blackout (BLK) vs 5.56 & .223

Time to cut through all of the chatter. The .300 Blackout (BLK) has been called everything from the 5.56 killer to the black mamba. .300 Blackout vs 5.56 It was designed by Advanced Armament Company (AAC) to be a replacement for the MP5SD, a 9mm sub-machine gun favored by special …

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