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10 Things You Probably Don’t know About Your AR

By on December 6, 2016

AR-15 style rifles are quickly becoming the new standard for a rifle.  Everyone has one or wants one.  We all know what they are and how they work… sort of.  The AR is a unique system that takes a little

AR 15 Disassembly

By on September 27, 2012

Yesterday, I talked about buying your first AR, so today, I thought I’d do a quick post on how to do an AR disassembly.  I’ve always called it a field strip.  In other words, how to pull the gun far

Buying Your First AR 15

By on September 26, 2012

  Everyone should have an American Rifle.  No, that’s not what AR stands for (check out this post on AR History, but it seems to be moving that way fast.  If you don’t have one, or are thinking about buying

AR Quick Tip: Magazines

By on September 14, 2012

If you don’t have a little special window on your AR magazine it’s hard to know if you loaded it correctly or not.  I always put 28 rounds in my magazines, not the full 30.  A completely full magazine can

Intro to the AR Rifle: History and Function

By on September 13, 2012

One of you guys out there asked about the AR, so here are the basics.  First off, AR stands for Armalite, as in the company that originally employed Eugene Stoner as the chief engineer, and originally made the rifle.  The