Category Archives: Rifles

Surefire G2 Nitrolon: superb tac light at a great price.

Surefire G2 tac light is a great value. Continue reading

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Sig556 and Sig522: a comparison

I recently had the chance to check out a Sig522 rifle, owned by my friend Dashiell. While I was evaluating the rifle it was pointed out that our friend Bill had the Sig556, on which the 522 was modeled. Wouldn’t … Continue reading

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IO, Inc. AK-47: Quintessentially Soviet

IO, Incorporated produces a good value AK-47. Continue reading

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PWS FSC556 compensator/flash hider

Assessment of the Primary Weapons Systems FSC family of flash-suppressing compensators. Continue reading

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Combat Optics: who shall be king?

With the explosive sales of AR-15 and similar rifles in the U.S., the accessory market is likewise booming. One area of particular interest is that of combat optics. The magnified rifle scope has been around for generations and is still … Continue reading

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AR-15 Backup Sights: evolutionary process

With the proliferation of flattop rifles it is inevitable that backup iron sight (BUIS) systems will become more important to shooters and manufacturers. On my first AR-15 I had a front sight base (FSB) that was the traditional A-post design. … Continue reading

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