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Technical Interface Documents - Faxon Barrels

Posted by Nathan Schueth - Director of Product Management on 14th Nov 2016

One of the most common questions our Customer Service team receives is, "Will (X) bolt / carrier group work with your barrel?" Most of the time, the answer is "Yes!" as AR-15 parts work off of the same military specification. Unfortunately, this same specification is not available across all platforms and calibers. For example, LR-308 / AR-10s  (large frame AR's) are notorious for seemingly compatible products ultimately not working. To ensure correct matching of functional compon
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Frequently Asked Questions: What Is Faxon's Rated Barrel Life?

Posted by Nathan Schueth on 31st Oct 2016

We are often asked the question "how long will your barrels last?", "What is your barrel life?", or "How long will I shoot at sub MOA?" All of these are great questions! Unfortunately, the answer is difficult to formally specify as its subject to long list of variables.Since there is no detailed military specification on how to test "barrel life" commonly between companies, we do not formally rate the life of a barrel. Perhaps the biggest question is "Will my barrel last (X) rounds?". We ty
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Frequently Asked Questions: Are Your Threads Concentric? Will (X) Suppressor Work?

31st Oct 2016

Short answer - YES!Are your Threads Concentric?All Faxon barrels are machined and guaranteed to be concentric with the bore of the barrel. Faxon takes great pains to turn the barrels true to the bore during the machining process to produce supremely accurate alignment of the threads to the barrel bore. Will (X) Suppressor Work?Yes! Assuming that the suppressor manufacturer has made a quality product. For direct-thread suppressors, Faxon has taken the the extra time to machine a relief behin
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Faxon Nominated for TWO Optics Planet Brilliance Awards - VOTE FOR FAXON!

Posted by Nathan Schueth on 14th Oct 2016

Faxon Nominated for TWO Optics Planet Brilliance Awards - VOTE FOR FAXON!
Faxon Firearms is excited and humbled to be twice nominated for OpticsPlanet's Brilliance Awards 2016. To even be nominated is a huge honor, especially with the best of the industry. From Optics Planet:Out of over a million products and 2,800 brands, we've narrowed it down to only the top few deserving of receiving the Brilliance Awards seal. Now it's up to you! As an added bonus, you can enter for your chance to win one of five $50, or one $100 eGift Certificate, as part of the Brilliance
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OreGear Tests Faxon's 300 BLK Barrel - Sub 1/2 MOA 3 Shot Groups

10th Oct 2016

OreGear, a friend of YouTuber HossUSMC has continued his testing of Faxon barrels. In his recent build, we were honored he choose one of our 300 BLK barrels for testing. Using some match ammo, he was shooting some amazing groups!Check out his build series here and the accuracy testing video below:
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