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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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Featureless AR-15 Rifle: Grips, Stocks, and Muzzle Devices

Confused by all these new laws and what makes an AR-15 “featureless” so you might not have to register it as an assault weapon (AW)? A featureless rifle is one that does not have any of the following: pistol grip, thumbhole stock, telescoping or folding stock, flash hider, grenade or flare launcher, or …

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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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The Best Bang for Your Buck — Cheap AR-15s

Good News! We have all felt the crunch from the last couple of years. Simply supply and demand came into play. Demand shot up faster than supply could keep pace. This put a lot of new players in the market and caused all manufacturers to up their game with better …

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5 Best Long Range Scopes

Author L.P. Brezny literally wrote the book on Long Range Shooting, now in it’s Second Edition. In this quick article he makes the case for his five best long range scopes. Let me say right off that in the business of long range shooting the old standard 3X9 whitetail scope becomes history when …

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Chris Kyle’s Favorite Sniper Rifles

With the release of Clint Eastwood’s movie, American Sniper, this weekend, I thought it might be fitting to look at the favorite rifles of the American hero, Chris Kyle. In his autobiography, Kyle said people ask a lot about the weapons he used as a sniper, so he talked some …

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The 5 Very Best Survival Guns

Before I begin this list, I have to make a disclaimer. I am a gun guy. I like AK-47s, AR-15s, M1As, and just about anything that will take a BIG magazine and send lots of hot lead down range as fast as I can pull the trigger. I like tactical …

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The Calibers You Need When The Grid’s Down

Ammo will be in short supply during any grid-down situation, and the only rounds you’re likely to have are the boxes in your storage (which is why you should stock up more than adequately). Even so, you may still be able to procure ammo via trade with other people, and …

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