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AR-15 Catastrophic Failure After 100K Rounds

Someone over on Reddit posted about this range rental AR-15 that went kaboom after 100,000 rounds. Good thing no one was hurt. Back story: I

July 12, 2014 Rifles
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S&W M&P AR-15 Kaboom

A member over at Gunnit posted these pictures of a S&W M&P AR-15 that had a catastrophic failure at the range. The owner of the

January 29, 2013 Rifles
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Marlin Lever Action Kaboom

Having your firearm explode is no fun, especially when someone gets hurt. A Gunnit member posted about his Marlin lever action rifle chambered in .444

August 24, 2012 Rifles
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AR Barrel Goes Kaboom

Ouch, but if you look on the bright side, it’s a great excuse to build an SBR! [Source

April 28, 2012 Rifles
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Remington .45ACP Case Failures

Firearm and ammo failures are never fun, a member over on gunnit posted about a few Remington .45ACP case neck failures that caused a few

April 22, 2012 Ammo
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M-16 Kaboom Caught on Tape

This video is an oldie but a goodie. Remember everyone, your forward assist is to push your bolt carrier forward, not muscling a round into the

April 09, 2012 Rifles
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Ruger LCP Kaboom

Posted over at RomeoTangoBravo.net, this Ruger LCP handgun had a catastrophic failure during concealed carry course when the shooter had a squib using Winchester White

March 29, 2012 Handguns
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AR-15 Barrel Kaboom

It seems like there have been a lot of guns experiencing catastrophic failures (a.ka.a kabooms) recently, or maybe people are just posting about it online

March 20, 2012 Rifles
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FN Five-Seven Explodes

A member on the Kifaru forums posted about their FN Five-Seven going kaboom recently. Apparently a round fired while out of battery blowing the pistol

March 07, 2012 Handguns
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Mosin Nagant Hex Receiver Cracks In Half

Here’s something you never want to have to experience, an AR15.com member’s 1932 hex receiver Mosin Nagant rifle went kaboom. From AR15.com… Well…it finally happened

February 21, 2012 Rifles
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