AR-15 Podcast 136 – Good Money Well Spent

AR-15 Podcast
AR-15 Podcast

DeKalb, Illinois – This week Reed Snyder brings you Episode 136 of the-( AR-15 Podcast! This episode is geared toward beginners, but even experienced builders may get something out of the show.

The topic for the week is good money well spent and some basic cost effective components that add value to your rifle.

Reed brings years of experience in the AR platform as a former marine and avid shooter, and he walks you through some of his favorite gear on a budget. Some of the highlights include tips on bolt carrier groups, trigger selection, and buffer tube spring.

Reed takes us through some of the advantages and differences of a good bolt carrier group, and the available finishes for them such as nickel boron, titanium nitride, and black nitride. Also, he discusses the ALG Defense advanced combat trigger, and the importance of a good field repair kit. Tune in to hear the rest of these great tips from our senior host!

If there’s something you’d like to hear more about, write in with show topic suggestions.

Check out the show notes for links on all products and information in the show. Listen to the entire episode at for the tip of the week and as always listener feedback. The hosts at the AR-15 Podcast, want to hear what you, the listener, think so be sure to tune in and let us know what you’d like to hear, what we’re doing right, and how we can improve!

About the AR-15 Podcast:

The AR-15 Podcast is the show about your favorite black rifle. Whether you're building your first AR or you’ve been building ARs for years. There is something we can all do to take our black rifle to the next level. The episodes range from AR construction and reloading, to interviews and accessories. The AR-15 Podcast is found on the Firearms Radio Network and releases every Saturday at 4:00 am central time. Subscribe to the show via AR-15 Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher Radio or


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