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Tips For First Timers at the Gun Range

Going to the gun range for the first time is an experience that can make anyone anxious. We have collected a series of safety tips to remember for visiting firing ranges. The most important things to realize is guns are a powerful weapon and require diligent preparations for each shot and reload. Read these tips to help relieve first timers anxiety.  

May 21, 2019

May is Military Appreciation Month

Being a family owned & operated business in the USA, we have the utmost respect for our men and women in uniform who allow us the opportunity to do what we do. With Memorial Day on the horizon, we thought it would be a great opportunity to take a moment and recognize the month of May, marked officially as Military Appreciation Month.

May 15, 2019

Gun Related Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is right around the corner. Are you stuck and not sure what to get the mothers in your life? We’ve put together some ideas for Mother’s Day gifts for the gun-loving mom in your life.

May 07, 2019

Top Ten Gun Ranges in America

If you're planning your next vacation, you'll want to bring your gun and visit one of these top gun ranges in America. Each range offers something different and unique. From Florida to Arizona, you're bound to find a range close to your vacation destination. 

April 30, 2019
black pistol

The Ideal Pistol for Your Home

Ask ten firearms enthusiasts which pistol is the right one for you to have in your home for self defense, and you’re likely to get ten unique answers. The fact is, that when it comes to the ‘right fit’, it really depends on your preferences.

April 29, 2019

Our Best Selling Kits in the Last Year

Looking back, we have grown a ton in the last year and we mainly have you as our loyal customers and fan base to thank. Without you guys, we would be nowhere so THANK YOU from the bottom of our hearts for letting us do what we love and at the same time provide for our families. Since our new 80P Builder website launched just over a year ago, we thought it would be interesting to show you what your favorite kits were in the last year! Continue reading this post to see our best selling kits.

April 12, 2019

Why You Should Consider Carrying a Gun While Running or Jogging Outdoors

Running and jogging outside are fantastic ways to enjoy nature while exercising however if you choose to run outdoors, you are doing so at your own risk. I don't want to sound pessimistic here but it can be incredibly dangerous to run outside especially in areas you are unfamiliar with or that don't have many people around. If you are a person who likes running alone, you are at even greater risk and should, therefore, take extra precautions to ensure you are as safe as possible. Many men and women are choosing to carry their concealed carry weapon (CCW) while running or jogging to keep themselves safe and on the defense, in case they are attacked or feel threatened. Continue reading on to find out why you should consider carrying while exercising.

April 04, 2019

Gun Fashion: Top Concealed Carry (CCW) Purses for Women 2019

Guns and fashion aren’t two subject matters one would typically imagine going together but if you have your concealed carry license then you must have some kind of storage device or bag to place your gun and its accessories in when out in public. Ladies, there is absolutely no reason you need to let your inner Fashionista slide just for this purpose since there are so many options of stylish, CCW-friendly bags and purses out there tailored specifically for you. We’d like to share a few of our favorite concealed carry purses currently on the market for women. No matter your taste or style, there is sure to be something out there for you.

March 12, 2019

Traveling with Guns

Whether you travel frequently for work, or if you’re the adventurous sort, you’ll need to take precaution and plan accordingly when traveling with firearms. It’s not that you cannot travel with guns, but you’ll want to follow protocol to ensure that your trip goes without interruption. Needless to say, you can’t just pack your guns into your carry on luggage, so we’ve outlined a few tips on traveling with firearms that might save you some headache.

March 06, 2019

Which Gun Safe is Right for You?

Deciding on which gun safe is right for you is not always an easy question to answer. Safely storing your firearm(s) can mean different things to different people as it is certainly not a ‘one-size fits all’ approach.

February 18, 2019

Last Minute Holiday Gifts for a Firearm Enthusiast

Are you a last minute shopper and looking for some last minute ideas for the firearms enthusiast in your life? We’ve been there. Below are a few essential items, as well as gear that often gets overlooked. Either way, we hope to be able to spur at least a couple ideas for you.

December 20, 2018
Glock Handgun Pistol Beginner

Beginner Guides to Glock: Part 2

Today, there are so many models of guns, how can you possibly know which firearm is best for you? Here we take a deep dive into Glocks and four of the brands more popular models. We tell you what you need to know in order to make an educated purchase. If you’re using your firearm for self defense, hunting, for concealed carry, or for your occupation, you’ll be able to get a better idea of what you need. We discuss the features and uses of Glock 17, Glock 19, Glock 20, and Glock 27.

August 10, 2018
Glock 19 Barrell Gun

Beginners Guide to Glocks: Part 1

The Glock pistol has become the leading firearm in the United States. Perhaps you’re still looking for the right firearm, or you already purchased your Glock and wondering, now what? In this article, we are going to take you through a beginner’s guide to the country’s most popular and widely used firearm. We'll discuss the history of Glocks, its parts and functions, and safety features and procedures.

July 26, 2018

5 Reasons to Own a Glock

There are lots of reason why you should own a Glock, but we’ve tried to narrow it down to just a handful. Whether you’re a firearm enthusiast, or just someone purchasing a firearm for home protection, Glock’s can serve many purposes. Here’s a quick rundown of the top 5 in our opinion.

June 21, 2018
Women With Concealed Carry Permit

Ladies: Should you get your Concealed Carry Permit?

This has been a popular topic for many years with the rise of individuals, particularly women, wanting to protect themselves in dangerous situations when law enforcement may not be close by. Concealed carry or carrying a concealed weapon (CCW) is the practice of carrying a covered weapon (such as a handgun) on you or in close proximity.

June 13, 2018

80P Builder Guns, Are They Legal?

Homemade guns from unfinished receivers are becoming increasingly popular, and the Second Amendment guarantees us the right to keep and bear arms, including making our own. The build kits that we sell here are perfectly legal to own, although there are a few conditions everyone must follow to ensure that we are abiding by the law.

May 17, 2018

Shooter Safety at the Firing Range

The firing range is a great place to learn proper techniques, practice shooting targets and test out your new firearm. There are a few things you should know before you head over to the firing range for your personal safety and the safety of all those around you.

April 24, 2018

Next Steps After Purchasing A Firearm

So, you purchased your first firearm, but what’s next? You may ask yourself should I take a training or safety course to ensure I am confident in handling and owning a firearm? The answer in simple, YES! Owning a firearm is a very serious decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly.

March 23, 2018

Announcing the New and Improved 80PercentBuilder Site!

Since the beginning, we’ve been dedicated to high quality, better accuracy, and having integrity in what we do, which is why we put forth the effort to create a site that not only mirrors that mantra, but provides our customers with the highest quality web experience. We had you in mind when we redesigned our website which now includes a ton of advanced features. Our customers come first, so we built this site from the ground up to ensure that every visit to our site is the best it can be. That’s why we’re excited to annouce the launch of our brand new site, 80PercentBuilder!

March 23, 2018

Safely Storing Firearms

You want to get a new firearm or build a glock using aftermarket parts. You will have to go through gun handling training and shooting practice. You will have to teach the other members of your household safety precautions and how to safely handle guns. What else do you need to do (other than plan on taking your new gun to the shooting range)? Let’s make sure you have a proper gun-storage safety system in place before you buy your gun.

March 23, 2018
Routine Maintenance for Your Glock

Routine Maintenance for Your Glock

Think of your gun similarly in the way you think of your car. You’re periodically keeping up with maintenance: getting oil changes, tire rotations, replacing brakes and other parts. Your gun requires the same kind of attention throughout its lifetime. Every 4000 miles or so you may need an oil change, just like every few hundred to a thousand rounds you may need to clean and replace worn parts. In this post, we’re going to lay out the basic formula for maintaining your glock so that it won’t fail you when you really need it.

March 21, 2018

1000 Round Torture Test

How fast can we spend $200? Real fast. P80 1000 Rd torture test.

March 09, 2018