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AR-15: Handguards and Barrels

Interesting exchange with a friend concerning a AR-15 piston carbine and handguard concerns. 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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Ruger SR-556: my latest AR-15

With Ruger’s foray into the AR-15 market, many have taken notice. Some because Bill Ruger always said there was no reason for civilians to own “high-capacity” semi-auto rifles. Others because this seems like an awfully late arrival to the party. … Continue reading

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