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Geissele HK Super Modular Rail: Modern Classic Slick Front End

They are all at it: UKSF, CAG and DEVGRU. All of them, now using slick – or tube – front ends.

I was more than a little surprised when I started blogging again and realised that many of the fans of the latter two Tier 1 outfits were rocking slick front ends (SMR and RAHG respectively). 469 more words



Interesting intel from Mikhail, who helped me out no end on my recent blog about Rakshar’s awesome Block II blaster.

Like Rakshar, Mikhail is incredibly details-orientated and obsessed with quality. 57 more words


An American Classic: Re-engineered In Germany

Like many people, my first introduction to the vertical fore grip (VFG) was Knight’s Armament Company’s Forward Pistol Grip, from their Block I RIS package. 408 more words


TRH's Tackleberried 'Keine Kompromisse' 416 PTW: Parts List

There is still a small amount of external work to be done on my ‘Keine Kompromisse’ interpretation of the HK416, because I would like to include… 445 more words


Trending: Golden Brown, Texture Like Sun

Every month, Germany features in the top three readerships of the blog by country.

Thank you German readers – you rock!

I hope it has something to do with my love of quality, things done right and the HK416 :) 270 more words


RAL1001? HK's 'Dijon' Slimline A5 Stock

If something ever needed painting, it’s Heckler and Koch’s HK416A5 Slimline Stock in ‘RAL8000’. However, instead of RAL8000, it’s yellow.

Here’s an approximation of RAL8000… 255 more words


Full Circle

For me, the 416 was an acquired taste. I never used to like it. It wasn’t a ‘proper’ M4. It’s use with special forces worldwide did not impress me. 801 more words