Author: Wyatt Johnson

Midwest Industries Offset QD Scope Mount Review

  Adding optics is an easy way to take your AR15 to the next level in regards to range and accuracy.  The Midwest Industries Offset QD Scope Mount, MI-QD30SM-BLK, is one of the best designed quick detach mounting systems that we have seen. It is a solid solution for locking a 30mm optic to your top rail.     The MI Offset QD Mount has clearly been created with durability in mind. The base of...

Fostech Echo AR-II Trigger

Seven Step Install Guide and Range Review For The Fostech Echo AR-II Trigger

Many of the AR lowers for sale today have an unused third position on the safety selector. “Safe” and “Fire” make perfect sense, but what about that wasted option that is sometimes blank, given a pictogram or labeled “Undead”? The Fostech Echo AR-II trigger gives shooters a way to take advantage of this often wasted setting with the Echo shooting mode, which fires the rifle on both trigger pull and again on trigger release.

Freeze Dried Meals Review

15 Freeze Dried Food Pouches Taste Tested & Reviewed for Emergency Meals

Everywhere you look, freeze dried or dehydrated meals are touted as being the quick, easy and tasty way to set up an emergency food supply for you and your family. The marketing line seems to always be some variation on: “Just add hot water and in minutes your family will be enjoying an amazingly delicious, hot, nutritious meal. All of this in an easy to use pouch with an amazing shelf life!”  Are these incredible,...

Moleskin Plus Survival Deal

Dr. Scholl’s Moleskin Plus Padding Roll

If you first aid kit is in need of some blister padding material, then Amazon has the Dr. Scholl’s Moleskin Plus Padding Roll on sale for $1.85 after clicking the $3.00 coupon button. The trick with moleskin is to round the edges when cutting it out, as squared corners will start to peel up from friction much sooner than a rounded edge. The scissors on a small swiss army knife work great for this job.

Wheeler Engineering Gunsmithing Screwdriver Set

Wheeler Engineering Gunsmithing Screwdriver Set – $19.24

Amazon has the 43-Piece Wheeler Engineering Gunsmithing Screwdriver Set for $19.24, free Prime shipping. Gunsmithing screwdrivers are hollow ground, so they fit fully into the screw slot and are much less likely to slip and leave a scratch all the way down the side of your gun. They are also good tools to keep around in case you ever need to do your own gunsmithing.

Easy AR15 Build

The Easy AR15 Build

The modern AR15 weapon system is all about options. In most states, the local gun store will have a few different choices available right off of the rack. But, sometimes, while holding one of those shiny new ARs, a fella thinks “ya know, I just wish this one had…” This could end with upgraded handguards, Magpul furniture, a better trigger, match grade barrel, tricked out bolt carrier group, adjustable gas system, ambidextrous features or any...