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Streamline Handguard Installation Instructions

Posted by Nathan Schueth - Director of Product Management on 9th Jan 2017

Faxon Firearms and the staff is honored you have chosen our handguard for your build. We built it just for your intended usage: rugged, modular, and slim. Installed correctly, the STREAMLINE handguards can take and give a beating through their rugged mounting system. Included With Handguard Handguard, Hard AnodizedBarrel Nut, Black3x Cupped Hex Screws3x Hex NutsHex WrenchExtra Tools Needed: Adjustable Large Crow's Foot Wrench (1 1/4")Large Torque Bar (Optional)Small Torque WrenchInstallat
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Guns & Tactics Puts 14.5" GUNNER Through its Paces - Loves It

Posted by Faxon Staff on 9th Jan 2017

Guns & Tactics Puts 14.5" GUNNER Through its Paces - Loves It
Guns & Tactics, a renowned team of reviewers and shooters, recently put a GUNNER barrel through their testing. Using a 14.5" barrel with pinned and welded muzzle device, the barrel is shown to be an excellent option.Read the full review here. Guns & Tactic's Conclusion:In my assessment, I think that Faxon Firearms proved a couple of things. First, the folks at Faxon say what they mean and mean what they say when it comes to customer service and making sure their customers are please
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Frequently Asked Questions: Does Faxon Offer Pinned Gas Blocks And What Are the Pin Specs?

Posted by Nathan Schueth - Director of Product Management on 7th Dec 2016

Yes and No. For our retail customers, Faxon currently only offers its own and various adjustable gas blocks. These blocks vary from set-screw style to clamp-on depending on the manufacturer. These gas blocks are not pinned and we apologize, we do not offer the option for Faxon to do at the factory for individual retail sale at this time. For customers interested in pinned gas blocks, please see our dealer AIM Surplus. We manufacture barrels in large volume for AIM which allows us to cr
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Frequently Asked Questions: Faxon Barrels & Compatibility with AR-15 Mil-Spec Uppers

Posted by Nathan Schueth - Director of Product Management on 7th Dec 2016

We're thrilled to see Faxon barrels populating across the market and industry. In fact, all the photos our customers send in are sent throughout the office. As gun guys, we like looking at, talking about, and working on guns. Further, we're honored to see the selection of Faxon barrels in custom builds featuring parts from the best of the industry. Almost all AR-15 and component manufacturers (including Faxon) follow the same "Mil-Spec" created by the US Government for the M-16 rifle. As su
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9MM Barrel Compatibility with Reloads & SAAMI Specifications

Posted by Nathan Schueth - Director of Product Management on 5th Dec 2016

Like many in the shooting world, we have come to embrace the fun with pistol caliber carbines. We thoroughly enjoy manufacturing and shooting the barrels, especially at competition! Likewise, we love the enthusiasm from our reloading customers on setting up their loads for our 9mm barrels. We get loads of questions on max over-all length (OAL), best combo's, etc. One of the most common issues we run into is customers who are loading to max OAL with heavy bullets or loading to custom lengths
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