Nightforce will be finally release their long rumored 1-8x24mm tactical optic. Designated as the ATACR 1-8×24 F1 Advanced Tactical Scope, the new Nightforce is short at only 10 inch long but it’s still a bit heavy at 21 ounces weight. We will definitely checking this out at the SHOT Show 2018. The new Nightforces […]
Editor’s note: For those of you who have been following this series, in the last episode, we completed the build of an Aero Precision M5E1 AR 10 Upper. In this, our last in this series, we’ll customize the rifle with a Primary Arms 4-14x44mm optic, an LMT buttstock, a Vickers Combat Applications Sling, a Geissele SSA-E trigger and a Magpul […]
I was first introduced to the Burris RT6 1-6x24mm at SHOT Show 2016 in form of a rough prototype on display at the Burris/Steiner booth. At the time, it seemed to be a promising 1-6x24mm design at the mid-range price point. The Burris RT6 1-6x24mm is now available and Burris had lowered the MSRP to $419 […]
Editor’s Note: Building out an Aero Precision M5E1 AR 10 upper is part 3 of a DIY AR 10 build series. We began by finishing two 80% lowers—a polymer receiver from James Madison Tactical and, a conventional aluminum unit from 5D Tactical. Both lowers were then assembled with lower parts kits, drop in triggers, buffer tubes, […]
Shwell showing us how to install and testing the ALG ACT (Advanced Combat Trigger) trigger upgrade. You can order the ALG ACT trigger directly from ALG Defense here. Keep an eye out for the upcoming their July 4th sale by either sign up for their newsletter or the ALG Defense Social Media Page.
We began this series by finishing two AR 10 80% receiver lowers – one a polymer from James Madison Tactical and the other a an aluminum billet model from 5D Tactical. We completed them both with an elegant solution–a jig from 5D Tactical and a $125 DeWalt router. It was relatively painless and, fun to […]
At the risk of sounding like a cheesy salesman, there’s probably never been a better time to build your own lower receiver. Because the conventional wisdom during the Presidential election did not favor Mr. Trump, AR manufacturers produced product by the truckload and now their inventory runneth over. On Brownells website you can pick up an […]
The Zeisss Conquest line is their mid-range optics. It’s still all made in Germany with German Schott lens. Many are considering the mid-range Zeiss models are often better than the top-end models from other optic brands. The Zeiss Conquest DL riflescopes are made for the hunting and sporting shooting. However, I found the smaller Zeiss Conquest […]