Tag: TFB Armorers Bench

Installing XS Sights

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Installing XS Sights on The Magpul MBUS

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb below, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article, I decided to try something I have not done before. This article will be pretty uneventful as [Read More…]

2023 Armorer’s Bench Armorer's Bench Adjustable Gas Block

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Closer Look – Strike Industries Collar Adjustable Gas Block

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb below, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article, I decided to take a closer look at a cool chunk that I recently installed on my AR15. I of [Read More…]

Gunsmithing Library Gunsmith Kit

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Things in My Portable Gunsmith Kit

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb below, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article, I decided to take a peek into something that does not really make an appearance on my bench [Read More…]

Gunsmithing

TFB Armorer’s Bench: 3 Things I Wish I Knew Before Gunsmithing

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb below, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article, I decided to roll with a more relaxed article and touch on a topic that rewinds everything [Read More…]

Remington 74

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Commentary on the Remington 74 Series

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb below, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article, I decided to run through another “commentary” style article since it seems they are well [Read More…]

Quick Tips

TFB Armorer’s Bench: 10 Random Quick Tips and Tricks

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb below, this series will focus on many home armorer and gunsmith activities. Today, I decided to do a quick tips and tricks sort of article. I have had an extensive list of article ideas and [Read More…]

Colt 1877

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Commentary on The Colt 1877 Revolvers

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb below, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article, I decided to take a bit of a risk and pick up a bucket list gun that does not have the best [Read More…]

Cold Blue

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Using an M1 Carbine Bolt Disassembly Tool

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb below, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article, I decided to touch on a specific “specialty” tool that I covered in last [Read More…]

Odd Tools Henry Large Loop Installation

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Henry Large Loop Installation

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb below, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article, I decided to show the installation process of a large loop on a Henry 22 that made it to my [Read More…]

Binary Trigger Installation

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Franklin Armory 10/22 Binary Trigger Installation

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb below, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article, I ran out of time to work on some projects and ended up having a 10/22 in need of a binary [Read More…]

Winchester 150

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Commentary on The Winchester 150 & 190 Rifles

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb below, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article, I ran out of time to work on some projects and ended up having a Winchester 150 that was [Read More…]

Polishing Feed Ramps

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Not Broke Don’t Fix It – Polishing Feed Ramps

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb below, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article, I decided to go over the process of polishing feed ramps. There are precautions and decisions [Read More…]

Wet Tumbler

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Cleaning a Suppressor with a Wet Tumbler

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article I decided to touch further on a project I had referenced intending to do back when I worked with [Read More…]

Maintenance-Explorer II

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Disassembly and Maintenance – Explorer II/AR7

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article sponsored by Wheeler, Tipton, Caldwell, and Frankford Arsenal, I decided to slightly change it [Read More…]

RDO Optic Installation Upper Receiver

TFB B-Side Podcast: Gunsmithing Advice with TFB Writer Sam S

Gunsmithing is one of those trades that often gets passed down from generation to generation. Sadly, in these times it seems like it’s almost falling out of favor. With the advent of tighter QC controls making firearms more or less maintenance-free for longer [Read More…]

AR15 Assembly

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Complete AR15 Assembly – Lower Receiver

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article sponsored by Wheeler, Tipton, Caldwell, and Frankford Arsenal, we’ll show how to completely [Read More…]

Fire Bluing Glock Maintenance M1 Garand Gas System

TFB Armorer’s Bench: M1 Garand Gas System and Ammunition Solutions

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article sponsored by Wheeler, Tipton, Caldwell, and Frankford Arsenal, I decided to dive into the [Read More…]

Airweight

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Diagnosing and Assessing an S&W 642 Airweight

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article sponsored by Wheeler, Tipton, Caldwell, and Frankford Arsenal, I had a chance to take some time [Read More…]

Ballistic Precision Chronograph

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Using The Ballistic Precision Chronograph Kit

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article sponsored by Wheeler, Tipton, Caldwell, and Frankford Arsenal, I decided to dive back into [Read More…]

Ballistic Precision Chronograph

TFB Armorer’s Bench: Closer Look – Ballistic Precision Chronograph Kit

Welcome everyone to the TFB Armorer’s Bench! As mentioned in the little blurb, this series will focus on a lot of home armorer and gunsmith activities. In this article sponsored by Wheeler, Tipton, Caldwell, and Frankford Arsenal, I decided to give a Caldwell [Read More…]