80 percent lower

Why Should You Buy an 80 Lower AR-15?

The 80 Lower AR-15. It’s a prized concept in the Firearms community. It’s the most infamous thing that liberals try to use to get everyone on their bandwagon of disarming the population. We see through that though. And here is why you should by an 80 Lower AR-15 Also Read: What is an AR-15? Why are AR-15s Popular? Well, let’s…

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Why Should You Build an 80 Lower AR-15?

There is a sense of accomplishment like no other when you have completed your latest build. And while there might be an intense satisfaction from buying the next new AR-15 from the household brand name. But when its your hands getting dirty, when it is your mind put to work, to build something that is just for you, that is…

What is an AR-15?

What is an AR 15?

Since the 50s  the AR-15 has come a long way. Its popularity among the people has grown exponentially making it one of the most optimized rifles for hunting, sport, and especially home defense. However, due to liberal media and other anti- AR-15 propaganda, a lot of misinformation has spread around the internet. So, just what is the AR-15? What does…

80 lower parts kit

The Fundamentals of Building a Lower Parts Kit

The great thing about the AR-15 is its modular design. For over 50 years, thousands of parts have come up to optimize these amazing rifles to the builder’s desires. Well that’s great for those of us who know how to build an AR-15 from scratch using completely custom parts. For first time builders though, the building process can be a…

Ar-15 Misconceptions

What are the Biggest AR 15 Misconceptions?

The Ar 15 has gone through quite a bit of controversy in the last few years unfortunately. This is especially when it comes to 80 lowers, as many will try to demonize these parts, and the legal methods gone through to obtain them. Here at Thunder Tactical, we do not promote violence, rather, we seek to help empower lawful citizens…

AR 15 Parts | Common Misconceptions

There are a lot of misconceptions about 80 lower AR-15 Parts. And if you have done any research, or planned on building one for yourself, chances are you have heard them yourself. While this may not answer all the questions you have, it will denote  the main misconceptions that come up in the 80 Lower world. Legality The main misconception…

Top 3 Best Rifle Accessories For Your AR 15

The AR world is ever-growing. New innovations are popping all the time, in more efficient part production, kits, and rifle accessories. When Colt lost its expiration, many other manufacturers seized the opportunity to create different variations of the famous AR-15. This led to the mass AR industry we have today. In the case of 80 lowers, the diversity of the…

No Serial Number | The Truth Behind The AR’s Popularity

Before the Gun Control Act of 1968, Serial Numbers were used by professional gun manufacturers to create a system of organization for interchangeable parts. The use of serial numbers has also helped collectors and historians alike appraise antique firearms. However serial numbers are now legally mandatory for every purchased firearm. And this act has taken away much of the individuality…

How Far We Have Come | AR 15 History

The AR has come a long way since its conception in the late 1950’s. In these more modern times, the AR has made a name for itself as sparking one of the most controversial topics around gun rights. Many misconceptions have made these civilian rifles a topic for disdain, but we are here to shed some truth on the history…

Fixed or Folding Rifle Sights: A Comparison

As the AR world continues to evolve, stone age specs like the standard iron sight have become relatively extinct. New innovations have given way to more technologically advanced rifle sights. Even with more advanced optics though, having a back-up iron sight can make all the difference. Back Up Iron Sights Back up Iron Sights (BUIS) are a great way to…

How To Complete An 80% Lower Receiver

Completing an 80% lower receiver takes time. This labor can be heavily supplemented with the help of a jig. All it takes is a bit of know how, the right tools, and patience. And, today, our article is bringing you all the know how you need. Here are the steps to follow in order to complete your 80% lower receiver.…

Custom AR15

How to Customize Your AR-15

The AR-15 is one of the most popular firearms of its age. The controversy around it, the simplicity of its build, and its modular design all put this rifle squarely at the top of its game. Speaking of modular, the AR-15 is highly customizable. Custom colors, designs, and attachments make your AR unique to you and your needs. But customization…

New Jersey New Law

New Jersey’s Shocking New Gun Law

Under a new law, NYPD off-duty officers may not travel throughout the state of New Jersey with high-capacity firearm magazines. Many New Jersey residents with excess magazines qualify as de facto felons under the new law, including police officers. An internal Police memo, issued this week, advised New York City officers of the new law. Passing through with a magazine…

Tools for Finishing an 80% Lower Receiver

The AR industry has skyrocketed over the course of the past decade. Building and buying ARs has become the norm for firearm enthusiasts, no matter their level of ability. The reason for this AR boom is the AR 80 lower parts kit. But how do you go about putting one of these invaluable kits together? What Is an 80% Lower?…

How To Build An AR15

Our Rifle Kits Make Learning How to Build an AR15 Easy

Trying to learn how to build an AR15? Well, first things first, you’ll need an extensive AR-15 assembly kit, preferably one that comes with both upper and lower receivers, a handrail, barrel, and stock, plus grips, forward assists, port covers, charging handle, and all those small buffers and tubings that come along for the ride too. It may sound like a handful…