Piston Driven AR 15 Reviews, Articles and Answers

New Small Frame Piston Driven .308 - Now Accepting Pre-Orders

Posted by Adams Arms

Oct 16, 2014 5:30:00 PM

 

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Review | Adams Arms 7.5" PDW Tactical Elite Upper

Posted by Adams Arms

Oct 15, 2014 12:05:06 PM

This latest 7.5" PDW Tactical Elite Upper Review comes from YouTube user fireman1291, owner of the popular NFA Review Channel. Shot in Florida's greatly varying environments over a period of 4 months, this video highlights the low-maintenance advantages of our piston system, as well as consistency. He states in his review: "I have shot in all environments that FL has to offer including a rainstorm and the gun just kept running. It had zero cleaning, just an initial lube and thats it. No additional oil or cleaning and zero malfunctions". Check out the video below to see why he states that he is now a piston convert! 

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Adams Arms PDW | 7.5 Tactical Elite Upper

Posted by Samantha Gannaway

Oct 8, 2014 1:39:11 PM

1964compton (YouTube screen name) shows off his custom Adams Arms PDW build on YouTube in the following video. He showcases his specific short barreled rifle, built with the Adams Arms 7.5" Tactical Elite Upper. Also discussed in this video is, one of the most talked about concerns of a piston system, carrier tilt. Check out the video transcription below.

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New Dissipator Rifle and Upper Now Available at Adams Arms

Posted by Samantha Gannaway

Jul 1, 2014 4:08:00 PM

Introducing the Adams Arms Dissipator rifle and upper. The new products were featured on Guns.com in their article entitled "Adams Arms Launches new Dissipator rifles and uppers" by Max Slowik. See the article and product details below.

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Adams Arms Tactical Elite Upper Review

Posted by Samantha Gannaway

May 28, 2014 2:58:00 PM

In this video posted by Fireman1291 on YouTube, he gives a great review of the Adams Arms Tactical Elite Upper. The video goes over the gas system, disassembly, and cleaning of the upper along with his thoughts on how it has functioned for him since he has had it. Below is a transcription of the video.

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Piston Failure to Feed | Adams Arms Stands Behind Their Products

Posted by Samantha Gannaway

May 19, 2014 1:30:00 PM

At Adams Arms we truly believe that we have a high quality, superior product, and we are proud of what we do. When someone is unhappy with a product, we want to dig into the issue and find a solution. So for this article, we thought it would be nice to hear about a real scenario. One of our customers Clyde Harper was having constant failure to feed issues in his Adams Arms upper and showed his frustration in a YouTube video "Adams Arms Piston AR-15 Constant Failure". His thoughts from his first video are as follows.

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Direct Impingement Low Mass Bolt Carrier from VooDoo Innovations

Posted by Samantha Gannaway

May 16, 2014 4:42:01 PM

We are always proud to announce the newest products that come from our sister company VooDoo Innovations. VooDoo is a leader in the industry for providing parts and accessories for the AR 15 platform. Their newest breakthrough innovation is the VDI LifeCoat Low Mass Bolt Carrier. The low mass carrier is 20 percent lighter than the standard direct impingement bolt carrier and offers great performance, while helping to decrease the all around weight of the rifle. Let's face it, wouldn't we all like as light of a rifle as possible? The new carrier is also one of the first low mass carriers available on the market for direct impingement AR 15 systems. 

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AR 15 Suppressor | Suppressed vs. Unsuppressed

Posted by Samantha Gannaway

Mar 26, 2014 1:00:00 PM

We found this great video by Class 3 Ordnance that demonstrates the use of an AR 15 suppressor on an Adams Arms 7.5" Tactical Elite upper and wanted to share. Below is a transcription of the video. 

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New COP Upper Handguard | Space for Adams Arms Piston Kit

Posted by Samantha Gannaway

Feb 7, 2014 3:46:35 PM

Predator Intellegence recently wrote a blog titled Aero Precision SHOT Show 2014 that talked about some of Aero Precision's new feature products. In the blog they talk about Aero's new higher profile handguard version for the Continuous Optics Platform (COP) Monolithic Upper Receiver that allows space for an Adams Arms Piston Kit. Check it out.
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Adams Arms AR 15 Piston Upper Review

Posted by Brett Gordon

Jan 2, 2014 3:48:00 PM

You can find a piston upper from most companies that manufacture and sell gun parts, but you will quickly learn that the Adams Arms AR 15 piston upper is superior to any other of its kind that you will find on the market. Before you assume that this is a promotional sales pitch, keep in mind that this is written based off actual reactions from veteran gun users. Needless to say, these gun users were very satisfied with what they experienced with the Adams Arms piston upper. But let us elaborate for you to give you a better idea exactly what makes Adams Arms piston uppers THE piston upper to have. 

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