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Spotlight: Strike Industries Lower Parts Kit (LPK)

by John Chillinoon 03/26/2017
AR Lower Receiver Parts (Less Trigger, Hammer, Disconnector, Pistol Grip Assembly and Trigger Guard) This lower parts kit comes with the basic necessities to complete a lower receiver and is assembled for those who already have an aftermarket trig...

DiY: Beginner’s Guide – Glock Grip Job (101)

by John Chillinoon 03/22/2017
Glocks are great but far from perfect which is why there is such a large aftermarket dedicated to improving the beloved pistol. Some of the biggest complaints about the Glock that I’ve heard as a gun salesmen are its factory sights, trigger ...

Noveske: Infidel (Clone) – The One That Got Away

by John Chillinoon 03/20/2017
I’ll never forget the day I laid eyes on my first Noveske nearly ten years ago. I was a sales clerk at Martin B. Retting, one of Californias’s oldest and largest gun shops, it’s damn near a landmark. The amount of history in that...

Teaser: Sharps Bros – Scrap Jack

by John Chillinoon 03/12/2017
One of our buddies bought this for his pops’ on his birthday… “Occasionally we produce a unit that doesn’t meet our mile-high standards. When that happens, we pull the unit from production, cut it in half, mark the serial n...

Y/M Inc: Staking the Gas Key on the AR-15 and M-16 Carrier – Sin City Precision

by John Chillinoon 02/28/2017
Previously published by Sin City Precision on 8/27/14. There has been a lot of talk about the pros and cons of staking the gas key on the carrier. Here is our opinion and why Young Manufacturing will not stake keys. We have been making carriers si...