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What's the Best Scope for You and Your Rifle.

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What's the Best Scope for You and Your Rifle.

Why we need to consider optics. By natural optical degeneration, our eyes tend to get worse as we grow older, before we know it our cell phones and devices are getting further and further away from our faces as we struggle to see types and pictures clearer than they appear to our unassisted vision. As sporting firearms enthusiasts, such macular degeneration as it is known in the opthalmology field translates to a much more blurred target image on the range, than what we first started out seeing when we started target shooting rifles and pistols; and for many of us,...

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You've been searching for an AR type butt stock, and you've found one.. maybe?..

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You've been searching for an AR type butt stock, and you've found one.. maybe?..

Deciding on an AR style butt stock when it's time. Although not the most complex or complicated piece on your personal AR weapon, the AR style butt stock looks and feels rather plain and simple, but nothing is simple about the decision to purchase an AR style butt stock. Obvious consideration would be the cost of such an item, you want a butt stock worth your hard-earned money, so which one do you go with? Believe it when we say there are literally a ton of different and differing butt stocks to choose from. Price, composite, features, weight, comfort, and...

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The Commercial Spec and Mil Spec Buffer Tube. What's the Difference?

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The Commercial Spec and Mil Spec Buffer Tube. What's the Difference?

Choosing Between Commercial Spec and Military Spec Buffer Tubes; Commercial spec and Military Spec (Mil Spec) parts are almost identical to the human eye that we just have to advise on the difference to our valued customers. One very common AR part that requires such detailed observation between Commercial Spec and Mil Spec is the AR buffer tube. The Differences between the two specifications; Again, at first glance, it may seem like a Commercial Spec buffer tube and a Mil Spec buffer tube laying on a workbench next to each other may look like two of the same part, but...

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Where did SOPMOD come from?

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Where did SOPMOD come from?

"Peculiar".. to me the word describes something out-of-the-ordinary, synonymous with "Esoteric" or "One-of-a-kind".  Seeing or hearing of the word Peculiar also reminds me that it is contained in one of the more ambiguous acronyms to ever come from an even more esoteric entity in the US Department of Defense- the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM).  This command was responsible for sending out a directive to upgrade and modify the M4 Carbine- which originated from the venerable M-16 "black" rifle of the 1960's. The upgrade was known as SOPMOD. SOPMOD, or Special Operations Peculiar MODification was borne of the apparent...

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Don't Be Tac-ti-Cruel.

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Don't Be Tac-ti-Cruel.

Anytime you purchase a product- regardless if it's for personal use around the house, something for your leisure time, or just happen to have a penchant for something you've always wanted, as well as something you need at work, or will need at some specific time and place in the future in the course of your work; as a shopper, you try to take into account how that product will work, look, fit, be useful to you, not only when you purchase it, but maybe a period of time down the road after you've owned, even ridden or driven it,...

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