Spikes Tactical ST-T2 Heavy Buffer

When I assembled my recent 16″ mid-length build, I ended up just using a standard carbine buffer. Weighing 2.9 ounces, there’s nothing inherently wrong with using a standard carbine buffer. After all, it’s the standard for carbine gas systems. But … Read More

16″ Mid-Length AR-15 KeyMod Build Report

In early 2013, I got the impulse to add an updated 16″ carbine to my collection, so I ordered a Larue Tactical 16″ Stealth complete upper because I wasn’t in the mood to piece one together from parts. But with the high … Read More

16″ Mid-length Build Teaser

I got the Aimpoint Micro T-1 and Larue Tactical LT660 today and now the rifle is technically complete. I’ll have to find some time in the next several days to get her zeroed and broken in, and put rounds through … Read More

18″ SPR / Field Rifle Build Report

After several years of shooting the AR-15 platform in a strictly High Power Rifle “Across the Course” competitive format, I finally put together a non-competition Service Rifle upper receiver. This article is pretty much a write-up of this build from … Read More