Post Tagged with: "AR-15"

The Sandy Hook Families’ Lawsuit Against Bushmaster Will Fail. Here’s Why.

The Sandy Hook Families’ Lawsuit Against Bushmaster Will Fail. Here’s Why.

We all feel a great deal of compassion for the families of the 20 students and 6 adults murdered at Sandy Hook Elementary by a deranged attacker* in December of 2012.  Most of us cannot […]

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

AMERICA’S GUN: AR-15s Dominate U.S. Firearms Market

A lengthy and reasonably well-balanced article published in the Asheville, NC, Citizen-Times today suggests that the media is finally beginning to realize what is obvious to most firearm owners: the AR-15 rifle, which is now […]

Almost all modern SWAT.ERT units use AR-15-based carbines, having determined long ago that 9mm submachine guns are inferior in almost every measurable way. Here, SWAT units hunt for one of the Tsarneav brothers responsible for the Boston Marathon bombing.

WHERE THE “EXPERTS” AREN’T: Kentucky SWAT Team Demands Antiquated SMGS

The Heckler & Koch MP5 submachine gun was state-of-the-art when it was introduced… 50 years ago. That isn’t keeping the Lexington, Kentucky Police Department SWAT team from demanding ten of the museum pieces in a […]

Defense Distributed’s “Ghost Gunner” Is All Hype…And It’s Supposed To Be

Defense Distributed’s “Ghost Gunner” Is All Hype…And It’s Supposed To Be

Cody Wilson has mastered the art of terrifying anti-gun politicians, creating products that prey on their most irrational fears. He exploited their fears of technological advances and plastic guns when he created the “Liberator,” a […]

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 […]