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Battle Arms Development VERT stock folded

Gun Gear

AR DIY: Adding a Precision Sniper Stock

The right tools and a few minutes of times can drastically improve your AR’s ability to make a precision shot—especially at distance. Here is a review of Magpul’s PRS GEN3 and American Built Arms’ Urban Sniper Stock (USS)—two precision rifle stocks to up your AR’s game.

AR-15 rifle with single point sling

Gun Gear

Using the Sling

An old saying is that precision demands lubrication. This means lots of practice. I have taught quite a few shooters in offhand rifle shooting, and in the end, the dedication of the shooter means as much as the skill of the instructor. Using the proper sling wedded to the rifle, the shooter may find it possible to shoot right up to the rifle’s capabilities, if that shooter is willing to practice…

woman learning how to shoot an AR-15 rifle.

Gun Gear

Setting Up Your AR-15 for Defense

Today’s market offers a multitude of options for personal defense. The plethora of aftermarket parts can be overwhelming to even the most gun-savvy individuals and picking the right components can be crucial to your success in building a gun that gives you the performance you are looking for.

Ammunition

Top 10 Shooter’s Log Articles of 2015

As 2015 comes to a close, The Shooter’s Log and Cheaper Than Dirt! would like to wish our readers, customers and gunowners everywhere a safe and happy holiday season. For your reading pleasure, here are our most-viewed articles from the year just passed.

Close up of BCM AR-15 receiver

Gun Gear

Why Your Budget AR-15 Could be Too Expensive in the Long Run

Is a budget AR-15 really the way to go? Breaking down your cost of accessories, extra equipment and ammo, it may seem that way. However, a cheap AR might be more costly in the end. This article helps you figure out if the entry-level, budget AR is right for you or if it’s worth your money to spend a little bit extra.

AR-15 handguard with rail mount light

How To

Mount a Light to Your AR-15 in Four Steps for Just $5.65

With it becoming increasingly commonplace to choose the AR-15 for home defense, it is important to set-up your rifle for that particular purpose. One essential accessory is the tactical light. This blog post shows you how to mount a light using high-quality Magpul parts for less than $10!