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Magpul AK-47 Pistol Grip Installation

Well known for its AR gear, Magpul continues to expand its offerings for AK-platform weapons. In today’s article, I take a look at the MOE AK Grip and show you how to install one on your AK-47, AKM or AK-74 based gun.

Let’s jump right in.

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Howard Leight Impact Pro Earmuffs Review

Howard Leight Impact Pro review

Electronic hearing protection is quickly becoming standard gear for shooters.  There is now a wide range of options available at price points to meet the needs of virtually any shooter.  This review covers the Howard Leight Impact Pro earmuffs, which is a moderately priced set of electronic ear pro with superior noise reduction capabilities.

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Hoppe’s Pistol Cleaning Kit Review

Hoppes Pistol Cleaning Kit Review

For a new shooter, buying a complete gun cleaning kit makes a lot of sense.  Assembled into one package are all of the components he or she might need to clean and maintain that new firearm.

Long-time shooters will often assemble larger kits filled with specialized tools, jags and brushes.  But for someone starting out, all of the extras can be a little overwhelming.  So, I decided to do a pistol cleaning kit review to see exactly what a new shooter might find, and if the kits are complete.

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Shooting Gear

Howard Leight Impact Sport Review

Howard Leight Impact Sport review

A few years ago, finding inexpensive, electronic ear muffs for hearing protection was impossible.  Electronic ear pro seemed to start at $200 and go up from there.  Fortunately, things have changed and they can be found from several manufacturers for less than $50.  In this Howard Leight Impact Sport review, I describe one such example.

Electronic hearing protection allow for the amplification of ambient sound.  When a loud sound is encountered, the amplification shuts down and the muffs reduce the sound like traditional, non-amplified muffs would.

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Optics and Sighting Systems

Leupold Mark AR 1.5-4×20 Scope Review

Looking for a variable-power, high-quality scope for your AR-15?  Consider the Mark AR series of rifle scopes from Leupold.  These scopes offer extremely clear optics, excellent magnification and the durability you need when taking a rifle into the field.

I had a chance to test a Leupold Mark AR 1.5-4×20 with the company’s integrated mounting system recently, and I have been pleased with its performance.