AR-15 Podcast 154 - Hands On With Compact AR Stocks


Welcome to Episode #154 of the AR15 Podcast. On this episode we’re going to talk about our experiences with some very compact AR stocks. Our final winner for the last week of the Otis Giveaway was: Russell Smith

We still have a few Otis Drawing winners who haven’t checked in with us.

Main Topic: Compact Stocks

North Eastern Arms - Compact Carbine Stock ($320 + bolt, etc)

Troy Industries - M7A1 PDW Stock ($480, bolt incl)

Law Tactical, LLC - Folding Stock Adapter ($270, std bcg)

LWRCI - UCIW Ultra Compact Stock Kit ($130, std bcg) (Troy, NEA, LWRC)

Otis Technology: We want to thank the folks at Otis Technology for their generosity. Their help has made it possible for us to thank you, the listeners for all of your support. Thanks Otis, We’ll see you at SHOT.


Samson Simpson: Reed, you guys should check out the A5 system from VLTOR. It allegedly mimics the performance of a rifle length buffer system with a receiver extension that allows for an adjustable stock.

Mathew K: ……… Also wanted to say thank you for all the great content your network provides and specifically thank you for starting the black rifle podcast. I found your network through the AR-15 Podcast on November 4th and just finished listening to the entire back catalog so now I'm headed to Gun Guy Radio to listen to the back catalog there. Please let Reed and J.W. know that I thank them too.

Gene C: Hi guys, I was wondering if you could do an update on hunting with the AR15. Your last hunting episode was 2 years ago. I got into hunting big time this year (hog, dove and deer). I am trying to get into coyote hunting (with my AR in .223). I also plan to get an AR in 308 for hog hunting. Any tips would be greatly appreciated. Keep up the great work! Thanks, Gene

James H: Thank you. Enjoyed the primer on gas tubes and buffer weights. Filled in my questions on both. Very informative. Guess I've been lucky, my builds have just worked. Build number 5 in the planning stage. Thinking of 300 blackout or AR pistol. Got my Form 1 SBR approved this month. Added a MFT BMS Minimalist butt stock to my Sig Sauer MPX-9 so I'm not sure about building an AR pistol now. May have to pick up parts for now. My last build was an AR 47. PSA 7.62x39 upper works great. Has a little more kick.

James H: In fluid dynamics, air is considered a fluid. Any liquid or gas form materials a fluids. Fluid dynamics is the study of how things flow.

Craig B: Speak Pipe Plugin feedback - about a striped screw head on a Samson Rail.


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