Is the Short Barrel Rifle (SBR) Obsolete?

Could it be that the short barrel rifle has had its day? Here’s the thing. The current proliferation of AK and AR pistols, especially when equipped with a forearm brace, more or less satisfy all the same reasons that most people wanta a short-barreled rifle for. And without all the pesky NFA hoops to jump […]

How to Properly Mount a Rifle Scope

Mounting a new rifle scope correctly is pretty important. If done wrong, you will constantly struggle with finding a good position behind the scope and the adjustments you make when shooting won’t make sense. There are two keys to properly mounting a scope. First, make sure the scope is in line with the barrel. Second, […]

The Guide To M16 History That You Never Knew You Needed

The M16 has a fascinating history in many ways. Its appearance is iconic, and has certainly become part of American culture. It is also a symbol, a microcosm, representing both American ingenuity, blunders…but also triumph. The M16 design and development process itself was a brutal slog, resulting in a number of wrongheaded missteps, and ultimately […]

How to Clean a Suppressor

Want to clean your suppressor? It’s not always necessary depending on your can and the caliber you’re shooting. Below I’ll cover if and when you should clean your suppressors plus some common methods of doing so. Because of the wide variety of suppressors on the market right now, I will be speaking mostly in generalities. […]