How to setup your AR-15 with and without a suppressor

This video explores one way to set up an AR-15 for accurate and reliable function when using your rifle with and without a suppressor.  The addition of a suppressor increases gas flow and back pressure which changes the timing in the AR-15’s 8-step cycle of operation.  Here are a few tips we have learned to help maximize […]

Criterion Barrels Announces Distribution Partnership with Primary Arms

Criterion Barrels Inc. is proud to announce a new partnership with Primary Arms in the distribution of our stock model barrel lineup. Primary Arms has built a reputation on fast shipping, competitive pricing, and world-class customer service. Their staff and management consistently deliver customers the best value possible by providing top tier products and applying […]

Criterion Barrels: New Logo & Website Launch

At Criterion Barrels, we work tirelessly to bring you world class match grade barrels. Today, in the continued pursuit of excellence, we are proud to announce a new state-of-the-art website and redesigned company logo. Our mission remains the same: to manufacture barrels capable of achieving the highest level of accuracy and performance. Our new website and logo […]

Bayside High School NJROTC Team Sets F-Class National Record with Criterion Pre-Fit Barrel

Team Loader Monkey wasn’t the only squad setting national records with Criterion pre-fits at the 2017-18 Port Malibar Rifle & Pistol Club Snowbird Mid-Range Regional. The Bayside High School NJROTC Team set a national record of their own with a 2262-39X Expert Record Score (National Mid-Range Team Course – Any Sights, Four Man Team). Junior shooters […]

James Root & Team Loader Monkey Set New High-Power National Record with Criterion Barrel

Setting an individual national record takes some serious dedication, skill, and practice. Assembling an entire team skilled enough to set a national record requires even more coordination, teamwork, and discipline. Criterion shooter James Root and the rest of Team Loader Monkey (Chris Whitney, Jack Abrams, and Nathan Abrams) fired an aggregate score of 2313-102X in […]