Today is an important day. Something momentous happened this day in the year of 1911. On this day a tool invented by JMB and Colt would be officially adopted and that would be so superb that it would still be in widespread use over 100 years later. And it would be used in such a … Read moreHappy Birthday !
I bought this used Aimpoint T-1, the former owner managed to turn the adjustment knob past the stops. In this particular case, the optic works fine unless you rotate it past its limits. If rotated past the limits it stops working until its turned another whole turn. It is kind of rare to hear about broken … Read moreOne way to break an Aimpoint T-1
Here is something you certainly do not see every day. Arsenal dummy rounds for use in 7.5×55 Swiss. Used for training purposes and sundry. The rounds have something inside that gives them the sound of powder when you hold it close to the ear and shake. And as you can see in the picture an … Read moreSWISS 7.5×55 Inert Training Rounds
Prizes will be awarded on April 15th. The Night Vision Company and AR15.com are doing a giveaway of multiple items including Night Vision, a thermal Scope, an AR15, and more. Click here to enter. Here is the prize list: Items in this giveaway will include: – TNV-14 L3 Omni 8 Multicam – http://tnvc.com/shop/tnvpvs-14-l3-gen3-omni-viii/ – TNVC … Read moreTNVC/ARFCOM giveaway.
Originally posted by Molon on the AR15.com Forums: Link to forum post. A Tale of a 20” Colt A2 Barrel This Colt 20” A2 barrel started its life on a factory-built Colt 6551. This was a pre-ban rifle, but this barrel did not have one of those evil, havoc-wreaking bayonet lugs; it’s otherwise essentially the … Read moreA Tale of a 20” Colt A2 Barrel
One of the overlooked but great advantages of the AR15 is its easy to actuate safety/selector switch. Some other guns, actually most other guns have perfectly serviceable safeties but not ones that can so easily be used. Because of this many teach to place the AR15 on safe often, even when reloading. Now to … Read moreThe downside to the AR15 ambi-safety.