We are proud to announce the launch of our new M1D barrel. This barrel features a scope mount block that is precision-machined from billet and installed in house.
Criterion launches their brand new CORE Series barrels that are designed with tactical shooters in mind. These barrels are meant to be used in conjunction with modern accessories like Low Power Variable Optics (LPVO’s), weapon mounted lights, suppressors, clip on night vision devices, and IR lasers.
Criterion’s Michael Ross explains the advantages of the 6.5 Creedmoor over the traditional 308. A hand-lapped Criterion 6.5 barrel will deliver the performance you need to shoot farther, flatter, faster
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
When it comes to precision rifle accuracy, ammunition quality can make a significant difference. While modern factory ammunition can offer remarkable performance when paired with Criterion barrels, most precision rifles will not perform to their true potential without developing a handload recipe tailored to the individual barrel. While one barrel may prefer one particular load, a barrel […]
While most discerning shooters select Criterion barrels for their excellent reputation for accuracy, a variety of different local government agencies utilize them for their high level of durability. Sage Dynamics showcases this facet in their recent review of the Vortex UH-1 Holographic Optic. Mounted to a suppressed American Defense MFG UIC 2 machine gun, Aaron dumps […]