The Magpul Bipod offers serious strength and versatility at a price that provides unmatched value. Rich with important features, our lightweight Mil-spec hard anodized 6061 T-6 aluminum and injection-molded polymer bipod brings innovation in ergonomics, functionality, strength and value together. Its aesthetically clean, low-profile design conceals its functional hardware, smoothly brushing off snags and bumps. Optimized for rapid one-handed adjustments, …Read More »
Some Sort of VUDU
From our friends at Spotter Up When someone asks you if you’d like to borrow their $4,900 SR25, you say yes. At least I did. My boy lent me this gun to try out the new Eotech Vudu PRS (precision rifle scope) that sits on top of it.The Vudu line is Eotech’s first entry in the PRS market and I was skeptical at first …Read More »
Review: BG Defense Type-A SIPR [Updated: Jan. 2017]
In 1957 Mr. Stoner, Mr. Sullivan, and Mr. Fremont finalized the design on the AR-15. In the 58 years since the Armalite debuted the number of iterations, manufacturers, variations and updates that are incorporated into the AR-15 rifle concept has exploded exponentially. The last 12 years have been especially fertile in the design and manufacturing aspects with the perfect storm of the …Read More »
Hey, I just bought an AR15. What should I add next?
Hey, I just bought an AR15. What should I get for it next? Ammo… Buy Ammo… And USE IT. I saw the meme above a couple of days ago circulating social media from the SHOT SHOW 16’ remnants. Let’s make this picture worth the thousand word discussion and tackle the vast underinvestment in training. That’s the most accurate way I …Read More »
AK The Most Useful Rifle in the World
We here at 248 are huge fans of the AR platform be it a 15,22,10 and so on. In fact we have been accused of not giving the AK its due. Since I am no expert on the AK platform we invited Keith the opportunity to share some of his knowledge on the topic. While I had no intent of …Read More »
Barrel Length, Muzzle Velocity and Accuracy How Much Does it Matter?
The Truth about guns recently published a fantastic article that really breaks down the affect barrel length has on both muzzle velocity and accuracy. When deciding on a barrel, taking into account Dan’s research can help you to achieve the goal of your build or purchase. A big thanks goes out to Dan Zimmerman for all the hard work and research …Read More »