Blog

Frequenty Asked Questions: Nitride vs. Chrome Lined

Feb 6th 2017

Often we are asked: “Which is better? Chrome-lined or Nitride-treated?”It’s a great question and astute customers notice that Faxon sells predominantly Nitride-treated barrels through our website. However, Faxon sells 1,000’s of barrels going through chrome to our OEM customers. We use both options, depending on the barrel and its intended usage. For the general consumer, pro-shooter, and even many military applications, Nitride is a fantastic option. To us, it’s the ideal blend of perform
read more

We're proud to announce our new STREAMLINE CARBON Series of Handguards for the AR-15.

Jan 13th 2017

We're proud to announce our new STREAMLINE CARBON Series of Handguards for the AR-15.Faxon Firearms, incessant innovators in the firearms industry, is pleased to announce the release of the STREAMLINE CARBON series of handguards for the AR-15. The STREAMLINE CARBON series of carbon fiber handguards melds extreme lightweight and functionality into a single rugged, easy-to-install M-LOK handguard. Mounted to a weapon, the shooter will see a dramatic increase in maneuverability and swing ability of
read more

​Faxon Firearms Announces SLIM Brakes, Flash Hiders, & SLIM 16” Legal Welded Brake/Barrel Combo’s

Jan 11th 2017

(CINCINNATI, OH) - Faxon Firearms, incessant innovators in the firearms industry, is pleased to announce the release of two new SLIM muzzle devices, a 3-port muzzle brake and a tri-prong flash hider. The new SLIM devices are machined to a .620” outer diameter, making them the perfect companion for pencil, GUNNER, and similar barrel profiles. SLIM muzzle devices are manufactured from gun-barrel quality steel and QPQ Nitride coated for durability and longevity. When installed, the SLIM series muzz
read more

Streamline Handguard Installation Instructions

Jan 9th 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
read more

Guns & Tactics Puts 14.5" GUNNER Through its Paces - Loves It

Jan 9th 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
read more
Top