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New Gunsmithing Blog! TheGunSmithingBlog.com

July 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

We started TheGunsmithingBlog, www.thegunsmithingblog.com, stop by and take a look.   As the projects get more complex here, we decided to start a second, more specialized site.    

Installing an External Bolt Stop/Release on a Remington 700 The factory bolt stop/release mechanism on Remington 700 rifles is sometimes considered a weak point in the design. If the stop mechanism binds in the narrow slot that houses it, the shooter can accidentally remove the bolt under stressful situations like …

Sage advice? We can’t even begin to count the amount of times we’ve read, been told or heard someone say that shotgun patterns spread about 1″ per yard after exiting the barrel.  The old adage predicts, if a shooter is 10-yards from his target, the …

Rock River Arms Mid Length Carbine Kaboom!

September 23, 2012 // 0 Comments

I was standing next to a shooter that experienced a catastrophic failure.  The details I share were reported to me by the shooter, the gun was a factory RRA mid length gun and the ammunition used was Ultramax remanufactured (see box in picture below). The …

Special Purpose Rifle (SPR) Upper Receiver Build

August 22, 2012 // 0 Comments

SPR at the range.   We decided to take a crack at building a .223/5.56MM Special Purpose Rifle style upper receiver for an AR15.  We wanted to end up with an accurate rifle, low recoil impulse that is extremely shooter friendly. Rather then go specialized tool crazy. …

TAC21 Review (TAC21/TAC21LA)

August 2, 2012 // 0 Comments

TAC21 308 Win (front) and TAC21LA 300 Win Mag (rear). Modular Driven Technologies TAC21 and TAC21LA Chassis Systems When we first heard about the TAC 21 Chassis system by Modular Driven Technologies (MDT) it immediately caught our attention.  A chassis system that gives a Remington-700 …

Remington 870 3-Gun Ready: 24 1/4″ vent rib barrel, Scattergun Technologies Trak- Lock II ghost ring sights, Speedfeed reduced length stock, Nordic Components 5 Shot extension, Mesa Tactical barrel clamp and 8 shot side saddle. Remington 870 3-Gun Build Rifleshooter.com and Brownells make a Remington …

Wilson’s TR-TTU-Mil   First time out with the TTU-Mil:    CSAT standards from 50 to 7-yards.     “Reliable, safe, crisp and clean; this is everything an AR-15 trigger should be.” “Sights and triggers, sights and triggers, it’s all sights and triggers”; the chief warrant officer who ran …

    If you read our reviews of Paul Howe’s Tac Pistol and Tac Rifle Operator DVD’s, you know we fully embrace his system.  His Advanced Tac Pistol/Rifle Operator DVD picks up where the previous two DVDs left off with a focus on individual movements. …

AR15 Upper Receiver Build

September 11, 2011 // 0 Comments

Rifleshooter.com AR15 Upper Receiver Build: The following chronicles rifleshooter.com’s upper receiver build.  It is presented for information purposes only.  Have a certified gunsmith inspect and check any work prior to attempting to fire.               Rifleshooter.com partners with Brownells to …

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