Monday, June 27, 2022
As the ancient Chinese dictum says, "May you live in interesting times". From time to time, On Target likes to take a snapshot of industry trends in these truly interesting times. The best way we know how to do this is to speak to leaders on the front lines.We...
By Rob Kay and RN Price Once you acquire your AR 15, three things are going to happen. Number one is the certainty that you’re going to need to maintain your rifle. No way around that. Regular maintenance ranges from cleaning and lubing your gun to tightening up gun sights and anything else...
by Rob Kay and RN Price The sling is essential to a tactical shooter, but visit any range and you’ll note hardly any operators using them. The upshot is that too few people understand the benefits of using a sling. There are several varieties available but in our opinion, a...
In several short decades Trijicon has experienced a meteoric rise in prominence that its competitors can only dream of. Founded in 1981, Trijicon has become synonymous with excellence and reliability on the battlefield. The Trijicon website states that "No other magnified optic has been used more in combat than...
by Rob Kay and RN Price Now that the build-out of the three lowers has been completed, it's time to assess the job. Call us superficial, but the first, and perhaps the most obvious question is "how do the the three lowers compare aesthetically?" Naturally that’s a subjective call. With the exception of...
By Rob Kay and RN Price When our friend and collaborator Randy Terbush, founder of Forgemark Arms, suggested we look at the Vltor Emod A5, we jumped at the chance. This is an item that’s been around for several years but we never had the opportunity to examine it up close...
by Rob Kay and RN Price Cleaning your firearms is something that everyone has to do. We had the chance to look at the latest in cleaning kits from Otis Technology, a household name when it comes to cleaning systems, and Bill Rogers, the iconic competitor and inveterate inventor. Both the...
by Rob Kay and RN Price The Rogers Super-Stoc may not be as well known as Magpul or some of the other brands on the market but that shouldn't stop you from giving it consideration if you’re looking for an aftermarket product. Bill Rogers, its inventor is a former FBI Agent, police instructor,...
Editor's Note: Recently two members of the On Target editorial team, Randy Terbush and RN Price, had an opportunity to visit Front Sight Fire Arms Training Institute in Nevada. It proved to be a memorable and productive experience for both of them. Randy, founder of Forge Mark Arms gives...
by Rob Kay The 2013 Shot Show in Las Vegas, earlier this year, was more than just an opportunity to gawk at guns. It presented a chance to meet a lot of knowledgeable people in the industry and learn a few things. My interest was not only to look at new...