Post Tagged with: "AR-15"

If You’ve Ever Wanted An “Evil Black Rifle,” Now Is The Time To Buy

If You’ve Ever Wanted An “Evil Black Rifle,” Now Is The Time To Buy

Business is a matter of supply and demand. In recent years, the demand for the AR-15 modern sporting rifle has been at an all-time high, and manufacturers struggled to add multiple shifts and new equipment […]

The Worst Self-Defense Advice You’ll Hear Today?

The Worst Self-Defense Advice You’ll Hear Today?

Theories on the best way to employ firearms in self-defense are constantly evolving. Instructors, trainers, and gun writers come at the problem from various angles and with varying levels and kinds of training and experience. […]

“But AR-15s Are Only Weapons Of War,” They Said. ANOTHER AR-15 Used In Self-Defense.

“But AR-15s Are Only Weapons Of War,” They Said. ANOTHER AR-15 Used In Self-Defense.

A Vance County, NC man is alive and well and a home invader is in critical condition because the criminal brought a pistol to a rifle fight: A Henderson homeowner defended himself against a home […]

UPDATE: Lancaster, NY Rifle Seizures NOT NY SAFE Act Related.

UPDATE: Lancaster, NY Rifle Seizures NOT NY SAFE Act Related.

We wrote yesterday over concerns posted on NYFirearms.com that a NY SAFE Act-related rifle confiscation may have taken place in Lancaster, NY. At the time of our post, we’d attempted to make contact with the […]

Another .300 BLK in a .223 Kaboom

Another .300 BLK in a .223 Kaboom

I wrote in November about a friend who survived firing a .300 Blackout cartridge in a .223 barreled AR-15. The resulting detonation wasn’t pretty. Our own Tom McHale witnessed a very similar AR-15 kaboom today, […]

GIMMICK OR GODSEND? Troy Defense Releases Pump-Action AR-15 for “Restricted State” Shooters

GIMMICK OR GODSEND? Troy Defense Releases Pump-Action AR-15 for “Restricted State” Shooters

In parts of the nation where “freedom” is more of a Scrabble word than a working concept, there are restrictions and sometimes outright bans on owning the most popular rifle platform in the nation, the […]

A Good Man With a Gun: Travis Haley Looks At Najaf, Ten Years Later

A Good Man With a Gun: Travis Haley Looks At Najaf, Ten Years Later

It was after a long career as a Recon Marine that Travis Haley fought in his most famous battle—a near last stand— performing as a rooftop sniper with a borrowed AR-15. Haley helped push back wave […]

Why Are Russian Soldiers In Crimea Armed With American-Style AR-15-Based Rifles?

Why Are Russian Soldiers In Crimea Armed With American-Style AR-15-Based Rifles?

AFP Photographer Alisa Borovikova just posted a stunning photo of Russian troops arresting Ukrainian Army officers at gunpoint. The stunning part of the photo is that the soldier looking in her direction is clearly armed […]

AR-15s are the top-selling rifles in the United States, year after year.

FBI report suggests that putting AR-15s in schools is a great idea

To anyone who has even a cursory understanding of arms in a combat situation (even an academic knowledge, which is all I claim), it is obvious that a semi-automatic rifle such an an AR-15 is […]

Seattle PD officer uses AR-15 to stop man waving a gun at a bus stop

Seattle PD officer uses AR-15 to stop man waving a gun at a bus stop

So tell me something, gun-grabbers: if AR-15s are “battlefield weapons” with “no conceivable use,” why do citizens keep using them so effectively for self defense? When they aren’t leaving them on the back of squad […]