Category Archives: Gun Tech

Muzzle Brakes and Flash Hiders

Nearly all ostensibly serious rifles being offered for sale today come with some sort of “muzzle device,” designed to: (1) Redirect expanding gasses at the muzzle to attenuate felt recoil and muzzle-rise, or (2) Attenuate muzzle “flash,” caused by expanding … Continue reading

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AR-15 Two-Stage Triggers

In my estimation, a two-stage trigger in any rifle offers the most secure, precise, and safest function. Two-stage triggers appeared in U.S.-issue service rifles, such as the 1903, M1, M14. But for the AR-15/M16, it took the civilian-side aftermarket to … Continue reading

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Slicking up your Blackhawk

My Ruger pal Elmo turned me onto this video. If you go by the manual, you have to remove the grip frame from the gun to change out the springs which really isn’t that big a deal anyways – it … Continue reading

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Jerry Miculek – Ultimate AR-15 cleaning and take down

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Got ammo? Lots and lots of ammo?

Minden, NV – -(AmmoLand.com)- Precision firearms manufacturer, Franklin Armory, has successfully adapted the patented Generation 3 Binary Firing System to the AK Platform. Prototype triggers have undergone substantial field testing, and the final configuration will be placed into production soon. … Continue reading

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Blueprints: .50 Caliber Target Rifle Plans

This PDF is a set of .50 Caliber Target Rifle Plans. It is how to build drawings & information from Gunmetal designs. This is book of 19 pages detailing how to build a single shot bolt action rifle to shoot … Continue reading

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First and Second Focal Plane in Rifle Scopes for Dummies

USA –-(Ammoland.com)- When you hear terminology like “focal plane” it sounds like serious physics is about come at you like an amped up spider monkey, but it’s actually a pretty simple concept. Here’s why. The reticle that you see through … Continue reading

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Dear Kenny

From a reader. I did my AR years ago and have no plans for another, so I’m out of touch. If you can help the man out, it would be most appreciated. You were super helpful on a gun question … Continue reading

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Installing Power Custom’s free spinning pawl on your Ruger Blackhawk

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1911 Pistol Review with Jerry Miculek

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Rep. Tim Walz Exemplifies Myth of ‘Pro-Gun Democrat’ Politician

USA – -(Ammoland.com)- “In race for [Minnesota] governor, [Tim] Walz embraces role as gun-control candidate,” MinnPost reported Thursday. “Walz had that pesky résumé item of having been endorsed by the NRA in the past, and then there were the photos: … Continue reading

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State Department Gives Facts on 3D Gun Settlement

Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- On 31 July, 2018, Heather Nauert briefed reporters on issues at the Department of State. She answered questions about the settlement of the First Amendment lawsuit with the Second Amendment Foundation and Defense Distributed. The State Department Press … Continue reading

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Got code?

“80%” AR-15 Lower: Machining Instructions (Download) – Code (Download) Complete AR-15 (Download) Complete AR-10 (Download) Ruger 10-22 (Download) 1911 (Download) vz 58 (Download) Beretta 92FS (Download) Liberator (Download) http://codeisfreespeech.com/ -UncleZip If the link above doesn’t work for some reason, go … Continue reading

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Making a rifled barrel without machine tools

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Top 5 upgrades to improve your AR accuracy

You have had your AR-15 for a while and it has become your favorite gun to shoot at the range. But for some reason, you just can’t achieve the accuracy you anticipated when you’re shooting it. You have practiced with … Continue reading

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Long-Range Caliber, How to Choose the Best for You

USA –-(Ammoland.com)- So, you want to shoot long-range. Excellent! I can offer a 100% money-back guarantee that you’re going to have lots of fun while learning all sorts of cool stuff. If you ever had a school teacher that swore … Continue reading

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The Origin of the Species:

Much has changed since 1958. Back then the average cost of a new house in America was $12,750, and a gallon of gasoline would set you back 25 cents. Eisenhower was President, and Elvis had just joined the Army. Jack … Continue reading

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Common Sense Trigger Talk

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1911Tuner FAQ

This sticky is a composite of threads brought over from our American Classic 1911 Forum. They were done by 1911Tuner who has forgot more about 1911’s than all of us here put together. He also loves animals and rescues dogs … Continue reading

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The Fitz Special

-TW

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