1160 Oak Grove Rd. Harrogate, TN 37752
 

Recommended Equipment

The equipment recommended here is based on experience, durability, and performance.  These products work, and have proven reliable, functional, and practical.  Neither I nor Valor Ridge were paid by any of the companies mentioned on this page to endorse the products.  They are products I use on a daily basis, and know they will work for you too.  The list is the result of trial and error as well as observable results and performance over time.

 

Rifles:

AR-15

    • Daniel Defense DDM4 Series
    • Smith and Wesson M&P Series 
    • Colt Defense 6920/6940 Series

AK-47/74

    • Rifle Dynamics 700 Series
    • Rifle Dynamics 500 Series
    • Krebs Custom
    • Arsenal SLR Series and SGL Series

 

Pistols:

  • Glock 17, 19, 26
  • Smith and Wesson M&P
  • Sig 320

 

Ammunition:

  • Federal HST or Speer Gold Dot for Pistols
  • Speer Gold Dot, Black Hills for AR-15 rifles
  • Hornady SST for AK rifles 

 

Optics:

 

Optic Mounts:

  

Iron Sights

 

Holsters:

 

Magazines:

  • Pistol mags should be what comes with the pistol from the factory only.
  • AR-15 Rifle mags: Lancer L5, GI aluminum (anti-tilt follower is fine, but not necessary)
  • AK mags: comblock steel, Bulgarian Circle 10s

 

Flashlights:

 

Lubrication:

For Pistols:

 

For Rifles:

 

Cleaning: 

For cleaning the bore/barrel: 

 

Shot Timers: