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AR Upgrade Lead

Top AR-15 Upgrades From Top To Bottom

No need to settle for an off-the-shelf carbine. Find out the AR-15 upgrades that will have your gun running like a thoroughbred.
Fix It Stick 3-Gun Kit

Fix It Sticks Kits Keep Nearly Any Gun Running Like A Top

Fix It Sticks introduces competition-inspired 3-Gun and Long-Range kits, giving shooters the tools to troubleshoot their guns anywhere.
The tips are marked, so you know what sizes you have and can keep them straight.

Gun Maintenance On The Go With Wheeler Engineering

How do you face gun trouble on the go? The Wheeler Engineering Micro Precision Multi-Driver Tool Pen is one of the answers. How Wheeler Engineering...
Boyds Gunstocks Lead

Boyds Spike Camp: Drop-In Stock Test

Boyds Spike Camp is very likely the best aftermarket rifle stock you can buy for the money. The proof is plain as the clover leaves on the target.
Real Avid Level-Right Pro 2

First Look: Real Avid Level-Right Pro Scope Mounting System

Vastly improving on the old methods to leveling a scope, Real Avid's Level-Right Pro ensures everything is squared up and ready to hit the mark.
This is one of the Colt rifles with the two-headed hydra takedown pin. Leave it alone and build on something else.

AR-15 Lower: Putting The Internals Together

Assembling the AR-15 lower shouldn't cause a brain cramp, but there are a few tricks to make certain it doesn't rattle like a jalopy.
The AR is one rifle that will do almost anything, and that certainly includes hunting. By swapping upper receivers, you can run a variety of calibers through your lower receiver for a variety of pursuits. Or, you can assemble dedicated rifles for specific purposes — and with the proper tools and knowledge you can do it yourself.

Upgrades: Top AR-15 Parts And Accessories (2020)

No need to settle for a stock carbine. We’ve got the AR-15 parts and accessories that will get you rifle humming.
Not only do you need a good wrench, you also need a way to hold the receiver. A clamshell or a reaction rod is just the ticket.

5 Areas Of Concern In The AR-15 Build

Constructing your dream rifle from scratch isn't knockout difficult, but there are some processes of the AR-15 build that get folks tied in knots.
Savage 110 Project 9

Modifying The Savage 110: .308 Nor. Mag. To .280 AI Project

The AR-15 isn't the only rifle that a snap to jump between calibers, as taking a Savage 110 from .308 Norma Magnum to .280 Ackley Improved proves.
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4 Excellent 6.5 Grendel Barrel Options For Your Next Build (2021)

If you're looking to build a six-and-a-half from scratch, then we've got four 6.5 Grendel barrel options you need to consider.
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Get On Target With The 10 Best Gun Digest Books (2019)

Need a high-velocity page-turner? Check out the top Gun Digest books from the past year.
Real Avid AR15 Aromorer’s Master Kit 2

Gear Review: Real Avid AR15 Armorer’s Master Kit

If you're a carbine D.I.Y.er the Real Avid AR15 Armorer's Master Kit is a must have. This compact kit contains all the tools you need to repair and modify your AR-15.
The Heinie Straight-8 sight system uses two dots, one over the other, on each sight front and rear. The system is fast, effective and almost impossible to get wrong.

1911: Customized By Committee

Well-known and ‘unobtainable’ pistolsmiths all start somewhere. It might as well be with your 1911.
Custom Ruger 1022 5

Ruger 10/22: Customizing For Accuracy

Rebuilding and upgrading a Ruger 10/22 introduces improvements far beyond the aesthetic benefits.
Smart Drive 90

Gunsmithing Tools: Real Avid Smart Drive 90

With more than 80 bits, the Smart Drive 90 covers any D.I.Y gun project that comes across your bench, making it one of the best gunsmithing tools.
RA-140 RA-140 Flat Super Sporting

RISE Armament Adds RA-140 Flat Super Sporting

Given a new fell to an old favorite, RISE introduces the RA-140 Flat Super Sporting.
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