Many different accessories for the AR are on the market today. Rob Pincus has been testing a prototype of one he finds useful: the Foxbeard Aluminum Magazine Baseplate designed to fit on PMAGs. Why put an oversized baseplate on an AR magazine? If you have a malfunction and need to quickly remove the mag, the baseplate will help you pull the mag out. The baseplate also makes it easy to access the AR magazine from a carrier or pocket because you can hook your fingers on it to get a solid purchase on the mag.
Brain Sabol discusses the importance of defensive firearms training for a 360 degree world, even on a typical square range. Brian offers some ideas for how you can train more realistically even when your live-fire options don’t include 360 degrees.Watch Now >>
Rob Pincus is with Chuck Usina at the Ancient City Shooting Range in St. Augustine, Florida to talk about how range owners can find good firearm instructors to teach courses. Chuck advises doing research on what the firearm instructors teach, checking to make sure they have positive feedback, and actually talking to former students. Don’tWatch Now >>
Factors that influence which Kydex outside the waistband holster you prefer include Kydex quality, ride height and cant. Rob Pincus presents another issue that isn’t talked about as much: the percentage of the gun’s profile that is off centerline and being pressed up against the body. When a greater percentage of the gun presses onWatch Now >>