Cartridge Selection

The ability to shoot 30 caliber bullets from a standard AR-15 M16/M4 style rifle by simply changing the barrel and ammunition has made the 300 AAC Blackout (300 BLK) a popular choice for AR shooters looking for an alternative to 223 Remington/5.56 NATO.  Beyond the upgrade …

TAC21 Review: 3.5 Years Later

December 20, 2014 // 0 Comments

The Modular Driven Technologies (MDT) TAC21 chassis system allows bolt action rifle users enhanced ergonomics and functionality by allowing a conventional Remington 700 (short or long action), Tikka T3 or Savage (short action) to use standard AR15/M-16 M4 type stocks and optical mounts. In 2011, …

If you’ve been following Super Short Precision Rifles: Is there such thing as a 16.5″ .308 Tactical Bolt Action Rifle? and Short Rifle, Long Range: Testing our 16.5″ 308 Remington 700 out to 635 yards, you’re well aware of the custom 16.5″ 308 Winchester I built on an …

6.5 X 47 Lapua Range Report

August 13, 2014 // 0 Comments

Designed to work in short action rifles with a standard .308 bolt face, feed reliably from detachable box magazines and utilize small rifle primers, the 6.5 X 47 Lapua has been an absolute pleasure to shoot.  Low recoil, excellent exterior ballistics and quality brass make …

300 AAC Blackout Review (300 BLK Review)

September 19, 2012 // 0 Comments

Advanced Armament Corporations 300AAC upper receiver Lately, the most prolific and talked about 223/5.56mm alternative found in ARs, is the 300 AAC Blackout.  The 300 ACC Blackout utilizes a .223 parent case shortened to 1.368″ and necked up to accept .308″ diameter bullets.  Available in both supersonic and …

“Accurate, hard hitting and mildly recoiling; the 7.62x40WT offers medium-sized big game hunting to AR-15 owners by simply changing barrels” Wilson Combat’s 7.62x40WT (Wilson Tactical) Review Our readers, and most US gun owners in general, love their ARs.  I also think that we would all …

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 …

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