Part of the allure of the AR-15 is the do-it-yourself aspect of the rifle. With a bit of knowhow, some patients, and mechanical aptitude most can create the firearm of their dreams in their own home. Master gunsmith Patrick Sweeney goes through the proper method of putting together America’s favorite rifle in this free download, bonus chapter of his new book Gunsmithing the AR-15: The Bench Manual.
Glock users have been clamoring for a single-stack 9mm for years. Now they have one, and people are lining up on waiting lists to get their hands on it. Robb Manning has the Glock 43 review in this free download, a bonus chapter from the new Glock Reference Guide.
Before you head out to get reloading supplies, be sure you’ve read this download. Covering the cartridge component basics, you’ll learn how to find the right brass, primer, powder, and bullets, and get a few tips on reloading along the way.
When it comes to the value of guns, there are three factors that impact the final value. In this free download we’ll cover all three, plus give you some must-know tips on how to protect your gun collection with a proven record-keeping system.
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Whether you need a red dot sight for close work or are looking at spotting scopes, tactical scopes, hunting scopes, shotgun scopes or handgun scopes, finding the best quality at the best price is essential.
Buying and owning your first gun entails the responsibility to get good firearms training. While you could take an official firearms safety course with an NRA instructor, the best firearm training starts with a knowledge of the basics—firearm safety, practice tips and how to load and unload a gun.
Every shooter should own a good gun cleaning kit, luckily there are many on the market today, but they don’t help you answer the question, how do I go about cleaning my gun? This download looks at gun cleaning for the popular AR-15. So become an expert and keep your gun shooting smooth and straight!
Choosing the best handgun is not a choice you can take lightly. Your lifestyle will dictate what self defense handgun or concealed carry handgun will work for you. This download looks at different types of handguns, handgun size, semi-autos versus revolvers for concealed carry, and more.
From AR-15 scopes with specialized reticles to fast-pointing red-dot scopes for AR-15s, there are literally hundreds of optics solutions with which to outfit your AR-15. This free download helps you figure out what scope option is best for your rifle.
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If you’re new to reloading, or handloading for handguns specifically, reloading .45 ACP ammo is the ideal cartridge with which to begin. This FREE download covers the basics of the cartridge — its parts, safe practices and expert tips for accuracy and reliability in handloading.
This FREE download covers topics on AR 15 Bull Barrels, barrel materials and extensions, internal AR-15 barrel parts, rifling twist, the muzzle, gas ports, how to clean the barrel and using a bore guide to ensure you’re equipped with the proper know-how for all things AR-15.
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A used Glock can have a great deal of useful life left in it, provided it was well-cared for by the previous owners. This FREE download will help you understand Glock pricing and conditions to help you make a wise purchase.
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You’re one quick step away from getting your FREE DIGITAL PDF Ammo Today Feature from Gun Digest 2010, 64th Edition. The feature contains an in-depth analysis with photos of today’s hottest ammunition options from twenty-seven leading manufacturers. Everything from shotshells, to rimfire, handgun and rifle centerfire cartridges are included.
You’re just moments away from getting your FREE AR Maintenance and disassembly eGuide – Chapter 6 of Gun Digest Book of the AR-15 Vol. I — AR-15 Disassembly and Maintenance. Learn how to keep your AR-15 running like perfectly with thorough disassembly, cleaning and assembly instructions.
Thinking about buying an AR-15 Piston Kit or new-from-the-factory Piston AR? This FREE Download, courtesy of Gun Digest and Patrick Sweeney’s Gun Digest Book of the AR-15 Vol. 3 is your starting point. You’re one step away from downloading this essential primer on AR-15 piston systems. Learn How the AR-15 Direct Impingement System works.
You’re One Step Away from Downloading the Improved Cartridges of P.O. Ackley Gun Digest Compilation! Learn about the Ackley Improved cartridges including the history of wildcatting and wildcat cartridges and see what Ackley himself had to say about improved versus standard cartridges!
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