We are proud to announce the next addition to the Criterion CORE Series with 8.5″ and 10.5″ barrels chambered in .300 AAC Blackout.
AR-15 & 308 AR, Technical Articles, Uncategorized
AR-15 8 Step Cycle of Operation: Locked Chamber Dwell Time
In this tech video we touch upon the 8-step cycle of operation of the AR-15, and specifically “lock time” or “locked chamber dwell time”. Lock time is essential to the accuracy and reliability we see from our gas guns.
AR-15 & 308 AR, Articles, Technical Articles, Uncategorized
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 […]
We have added the popular 13.9″ length to our Hybrid contour. This barrel features a mid-length gas system, 223 Wylde chamber, and 1-8 twist.
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
Go beyond the limits of 308. Upgrade with one of our DPMS Pattern 6.5 Creedmoor barrels and shoot farther, flatter, faster.
Articles, Industry Partner News, News
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 […]
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 […]