ar-15 usage

  1. How to Prevent Your AR-15 Rifle from Overheating

    How to Prevent My AR15 from OverheatingBefore you start getting too worried about your AR-15 rifle overheating, know that AR-15s are expected to heat up through regular use.

    As long as the barrel isn't turning red and drooping down like in a cartoon, your rifle is probably fine (as long as the issue is not that you're abusing your rifle).The original M16s were designed as select fire infantry weapons for short full automatic firing and not to replace heavier machine guns.

    How Many Shots can the AR-15 Rifle Handle?

    It's to be expected that after around thirty rounds, your barrel is going to become quite hot, but as long as you have a quality build, you can safely fire hundreds of rounds in a day without doing any damage to the barrel.

    If you started out with bolt-action rifles, what you were probably told is that you want to stop shooting once the barrel becomes too hot, as that's going to lead to some permanent damage. This

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  2. Left or Right? 4 Steps to Test Your Eye Dominance

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    Often, we start out in this sport by shooting the way we see the most popular shooters doing it, or by following how we’re shown in a permit certification and safety course. Most of the time, the ways we learn only focus on shooting with a right-handed firearm.

    Since most modern AR-15 rifles are only available in right hand, we figure that we’re supposed to be shooting that way. But what if you’re not right eye dominant?

    While right-handed people are likely to be right eye dominant, that is not always the case and it is

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