Category: AR-15

The top selling rifle in the USA.

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On The AR-15

Inside the X Ring is blogging a seven part series on the AR-15.  So far the first two parts have been written. Part 1 is on the history, and Part 2 is on the civilian appeal of the platform.

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Ares Armor EFFIN-A Compensator MKII

Ares Armor have updated their EFFIN-A compensator (the name always makes me chuckle). They have slimmed it down, knocking off half its weight, by reducing the number of ports, from 28 to 21, and removing the ability to stack multiple EFFIN-As in a row  Each of the [Read More…]

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Crowdfunded AR-15 Upper Receivers

Crowdfunding seems to be all the rage these days, especially with AR-15 80% lower receivers. What’s crowdfunding you ask? It’s pretty much a way for companies to build capital to help fund a new product, with regular folks from the internet as backers of [Read More…]

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40 Round Magpul PMAG Now Shipping

For years people have been begging Magpul to take their money and give them a 40 rounder magazine for the AR-15. Finally the PMAG 40 is now shipping for $19.95. Go forth and give them your hard earned cash. In a move to enhance safety for responsible citizens, [Read More…]

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Interview With Polymer80

We blogged about the Polymer80 AR-15 lower last week. On Youtube The Dude interview Loran Holley, one of the partners at Polymer80. They discuss the Polymer80 concept in detail.

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80% AR-15 Polymer Lowers From Polymer80

The market for 80% complete AR-15 lowers has been booming, especially on crowdfunding sites like RocketHub. It’s no surprise that companies are selling as many 80% lowers as they can pump out, they have no serial numbers and as such are not considered to be [Read More…]

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AR-15 Graduation Cake

Little Cakes on the Prairie, Negley, Ohio made this AR-15/NRA themed graduation cake. I don’t know who Alan is, but he sure is a lucky guy.   It looks like the cake was modeled on a S&W M&P15-22 Many thanks to Andre for the tip.

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Colt M16A2 Commando KABOOM

TFB’s resident South American gun expert Ronaldo Olive sent us these photos of a Colt M16A2 Commando (Model RO735B) owned by the  Polícia Militar do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (the Rio de Janeiro State Military Police). The upper receiver has been blown apart, the [Read More…]

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