Gun Mods

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Volquartsen Custom Rugers

NRA News Commentator and “Top Shot” champion Chris Cheng discusses Volquartsen Custom’s line of .22 LR match-grade pistols, rifles and components. He believes the upgrades are worth it, and as with most things in life, you get what you pay for.

September 15, 2014
this older AR-15 combined a PWA lower, a Colt upper and a Bushmaster barrel. It was then laboriously customized with a scope, laser and light in the time before rails.

Before We Rode The Rails

Today, AR-type rifles are supremely easy to accessorize, but not too long ago that wasn’t the case.

August 14, 2014
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MicroMOA Govnah Gas Block

Here's a potential fix for gas-regulation issues you might be having in your AR-15-based rifle.

March 19, 2014
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Building a Live-Ammo-Firing Han Solo Blaster

Harrison Ford carried a paperweight in the Star Wars films. Here's how a sci-fi fan created a working blaster of his own.

February 20, 2014
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Scope Ring Lapping

Improper attachment of a riflescope can affect the long term reliability and durability of the scope's performance. Here's a tip on how to make sure your riflescope is connected securely and properly to your rifle.

December 4, 2013
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Law Tactical Gen 2 AR Folding Stock Adapter

A folding stock on a direct-gas AR? Yup. And it works.

May 15, 2013
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Weight Shavings

Here are some tips for cutting down on your rifle's weight without sacrificing performance.

March 18, 2013
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Tactical Solutions TSG-22 Conversion for Glock Pistols

Save money and pain when practicing with your Glock by using this rimfire conversion kit.

January 2, 2013
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Geissele Automatics Super Modular Rails

Geissele Automatics now offers freefloat fore-ends for AR-pattern rifles that are every bit as superlative as the company's legendary triggers.

December 4, 2012
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Elftmann Tactical: Dual Enhancement Trigger (D-TR)

The Elftmann Tactical Dual Enhancement Trigger combines the utility of a battle rifle trigger with accuracy-fostering characteristics of a designated-marksman rilfe in a single product.

October 26, 2012