I expressed interest in a set of springs that a local fellow posted online and he was generous enough to send me a set to test and evaluate. The springs are made for the CMMG .22 Bolt Carrier Group and will work with either conversion or dedicated versions. Inside the package [...]
Below is a list of torque values as a reference for anyone who is building or intends to build an AR-15 Torque Values: Compensator (Flash Suppressor) - 15 to 20 Ft. Lbs. Barrel Nut - 30 Ft. lbs. Minimum, not to exceed 80 Ft. Lbs. to align the next slot in the barrel nut. Carrier [...]
In the production of any product, be it a virtual product in the form of an application that you use on your computer or phone or a tangible one like a gun, the quality of materials is only half of the equation for putting out a product of superior quality.
Some time late last year, my father and I along with my fiancee acquired a pair of .22 caliber rifles from a local firearms manufacturer: United Defense Manufacturing Company. We bought these to support local businesses, even if the rifles cost nearly twice as much as an imported one. The saga of these rifles is a long one...