ar-15

Geissele SSP Trigger GAW and Review

A look at the Geissele SSP (Single Stage Precision) Trigger and announcement of the Give Away starting right now, with the drawing being held on November 13th 2018. On a recent ‘Fridays with 13C’ Instagram live stream I was talking about installing a Geissele SSP trigger into our Freedom Nitride carbine from Palmetto State Armory […]

PSA AR-15 Freedom Upper and Complete MOE Lower

Why is it always cheaper to buy AR-15 uppers and lowers separately?  It’s not because of the labor saved by placing an upper onto a lower and pushing in two pins.  The answer, like most things, comes down to one word: government.  You see, an 11% excise tax is placed upon every completed rifle sold […]

Mission First Tactical AR-15 upgrades: spice up that base AR.

A question we get a lot here is “I bought a base AR, what can I do to spice it up that won’t break the bank?” Some options are very easy and cost effective.  The TP15MRS drop in rail, for example, completely changes the front end of your rifle and has an MSRP of under […]

ECHO trigger from FosTech, practical use and full review

The ECHO trigger from FosTech is a blast to shoot, no doubt but what about it’s practical applications? Bumpstocks, while a fun way to send lead down range in a hurry aren’t very practical.  I know some guys who can get off bursts fairly accurately but with all that sliding around, it just isn’t suited […]

Selecting an AR15 and the Mk4 RCE from CMMG

In a previous article we talked about the question of “Which AR should I buy?” and how it isn’t as straight forward of a question as it might first seem. Today I’ll talk about some of the features I look for in a an AR-15 and things to keep in mind while making your selection, […]

Which AR-15 should I buy?

In a market saturated with AR-15’s I constantly get asked “Which AR should I buy?”   It’s long overdue I dedicate some time to this topic because it’s not as straight forward as it seems nor is it a simple question to answer without asking some questions in return. Prices on new AR-15’s range anywhere from […]