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16.5-inch loose round magazine loader for AR-15 style magazines


Load 30-Round AR Mags in a Single Stroke: The Maglula Range Benchloader

For shooting competitors, armories, ranges or just a regular shooter, makers of one of our favorite accessories releases the 30-round AR-15 magazine loader the Range Benchloader. The Range Benchloader allows you to load hundreds of .223/5.56 30-round magazines quickly with a single-stroke. Compatible with all AR-15-platform magazines, including PMAGs, SCAR 16, H&K 416 and Beretta AR 70, the Maglula Range Benchloader loads 30 loose rounds of ammo in 25 seconds. Click here to learn how it works.

Black, offset 45-degree angle folding sights for H&K or AR-15 rifles

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FN Makes Its High Quality Barrels Available to the Public

FN has been producing top quality rifle and handgun barrels for over 100 years and current production is over 20,000 a month. For the first time, FN is making its AR-15 barrels available for sale to the public. This week’s hottest new gun accessory is the FN AR-15 barrel. Troy Industries folding offset BattleSights for the AR-15 come a close second. Followed by Nosler BT ammo for hog, antelope and deer hunting and Thompson/Center’s Venture Compact bolt-action rifle in .223 Remington for young hunters.


The World According to Guns & Ammo: 2014’s Best of the Best Awards

Guns and Ammo magazine recently released its 2104 Best of the Best of the year awards to the best firearm, rifle, shotgun, optic, ammunition and suppressor. The editors of the leading rag of the firearms industry chose their top picks according to performance, durability and value. Some of the winners, The Shooter’s Log editors agreed with, like the H&K VP9 9mm handguns. However, other winners from the Best of the Best 2014 firearm awards are not Cheaper Than Dirt’s picks. Read on to find out who won and why.

Pump-action rifle that looks like an AR-15


Five New Must-Have Guns and Five New Accessories to Go With Them

Late in 2014, the firearms industry has seen an influx of new firearms and firearm gear, such as weapon sights, rifle stocks and AR-15 accessories. Five new firearms from Cheaper Than Dirt include affordable compact 1911 handguns, a restrictive-state safe pump-action rifle in .223 Remington and a cheap AR-10. Check out this week’s latest and greatest firearms and accessories on The Shooter’s Log.

Raised Magpul sights

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The Top Ten Magpul Products

There is no argument that Magpul PMAGs are the best AR-15 magazines. Magpul also makes AR-15 MOE stocks, handguard and flip-up sights that are the best. Many AR-15 companies such as Colt, Bushmaster, DPMS, Windham Weaponry and Smith & Wesson use MOE stocks and handguards, as well PMAGS on their AR-15 rifles. Cheaper Than Dirt! carries and sells Magpul products at affordable prices. Here are 20 top-selling and best Magpul products.

Black AR-15 style rifle in .308 Winchester made by Colt.


Colt M.A.R.C. LE901 Rifle and Magpul M-LOK Now Available

The firearms industry continues to innovate. Franklin Armory, known for creating cool rifles for more restrictive states, develops the world’s first gas-operated rimfire rifle based on the AR-15 platform. Colt releases the much-anticipated modular LE901 series of .308 Winchester semiauto rifles and Magpul’s M-LOK accessories, handguards and vertical grips are the hottest new AR-15 accessory to have. Check out all the new firearms and gun accessories from Cheaper Than Dirt!

Image shows a handgun barrel and .22 LR magazine

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New Guns and Gear for Sale from Cheaper Than Dirt!

Cheaper Than Dirt sells more than just guns, ammunition, and AR-15 parts, but the outdoor retailer sells an entire range of hunting and outdoor sporting goods equipment. In this week’s Shooter’s Log Chronicle spotlight, readers get a glimpse of everything Cheaper Than Dirt offers, such as a medical pack designed for search and rescue, a .22 Long Rifle conversion kit for the SIG P938, a suppressor-ready .22 Long Rifle semiautomatic rifle from Savage, and in honor of National Preparedness Month—four of the ultimate survival knives.