Does Your AR-15 Need a Forward Assist?

Whether a forward assist is needed—or not—is one of the eternal struggles for the AR-15 fan. We examine the issue here.

AR-15 Upper-Receiver Build: Installing the Forward-Assist Assembly

What can be more satisfying than building your own 1911 from scratch, building an AR-Platform upper receiver, also known as “America’s Rifle.”

Installing a Forward Assist

Installing a forward assist is a straightforward process.


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