Tag Archives: ar-15

Ballista Tactical Systems Nautilus Rotating Rail

The other day we received a package from Ballista Tactical Systems (BTS). BTS makes an incredibly unique rail system unlike anything I have ever seen. They have developed the Nautilus Rotating Rail (NRR) which is a rotating quad Picatinny rail system.   The NRR allows a user to replace the 7 inch plastic hand guards standard on most carbine and …

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Patriot Defense Training (PDT) part 2 OR Why We Train

In our previous article Patriot Defense Training (PDT) part 1  we started to discuss the types of classes and atmosphere that Brad has developed at PDT. Even in a multi part article we will not be able to give you more then a small glimpse of what you get in the full 10 hour class. Reading about guns, watching Youtube videos and …

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Stippling, Gucci, Tacticool or Useful?

We all know a mall ninja. The most Tacticool guy at the range. He wears 5.11 cargo shorts a point of the spear patch on his hook and loop hat and his AR-15 has every invention, mod and upgrade known to man.   You know like this video: [embedplusvideo height=”480″ width=”640″ editlink=”http://bit.ly/14GhOQP” standard=”http://www.youtube.com/v/q362H-xg0ZA?fs=1″ vars=”ytid=q362H-xg0ZA&width=640&height=480&start=&stop=&rs=w&hd=0&autoplay=0&react=0&chapters=&notes=” id=”ep6158″ /] Before you flame this …

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Patriot Defense Training (PDT) part 1

  Patriot Defense Training is a Jackson Michigan based training organization that focuses on empowering Patriots (you and me, American good guys and gals with guns) to defend themselves, their family and property from those who would do you harm. Brad VanValkenburg (Don’t worry you wont need to say his last name)  is the owner and primary instructor. Take a look …

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2500 Facebook User Contest

Head over to our Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/248Shooter and share our current contest. We are giving away a Inforce 200 Lumens WPL to one lucky reader and fan. Full contest rules and instructions can be found on the Facebook page.    

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Inforce WML NEW 200 Lumens Weapon Light

You may have seen our recent review of the 200 lumen pistol light by Inforce here. If you do not know who Inforce is the you can learn about them in our previous article. It is enough to say here that they are an American based company that builds lights here in the USA and is used by military, police and …

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Selecting the right gun for teaching a new shooter

This article was published at All Outdoor via this link: http://www.alloutdoor.com/2013/07/08/fit-comfort-matter/   We felt it fit in well wiht our beginners shooter series and as such wanted to include it as a resource. Please if you like this article follow the link to their site. You can check out their main home page here: All Outdoor Home Page   Hefting the …

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Making Your Glass Work For You

This was posted on http://www.gunclassifieds.com/blog/making-your-glass-work-for-you/ by GunClassifieds.com. With my recent review of the Primary Arms 4-16×44 scope I thought it would be great to add this How-to by Robert Hathaway. When it comes to choosing what optics to put on your new rifle, you have a lot of choices. The first thing that you need to do it ask your self a few …

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Primary Arms 4-16×44 Illuminated Mil Dot Scope Review

Disclaimer: This scope was purchased by me with no discount. My review reflects my feelings with no compensation from Primary Arms. The links in this article are for your use and I do not receive any payment for these. A few weeks back I received my shipment from Primary Arms. In this was the Primary Arms 4-16X44 Illuminated Mil Dot Scope PA416X [Mount:Primary Arms Scope Mount] at …

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1500 Facebook Likes Giveaway

556 IMI XM193 Giveaway

In an effort to thank the almost 1500 users who have liked our page on Facebook in the last 3 weeks we are giving away something you can never have enough of, 556 Ammo from IMI.   This is purchased by me as a gift to our growing fan base and to encourage users to show your support for gun …

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