3/29/20- In order to ensure accuracy and confidence in our website inventory, we sync with our distrubutors inventory twice a day to keep non-stock items up to date. This ensures that anything that you order on our site we either have in stock already or we are able to order to fulfill your request.  If you have any questions about a products availbility please send a email to [email protected]

Please Note: We are experiencing a high volume of web traffic and we are doing the best we can to process orders and request in a timely manor. However, we are expecting 5 to 7 day delays in shipping for the next few weeks. We will update you regularly on the status of your order via email and if you have any questions please don’t hesitate to send us a email to [email protected] or message us on Tar River Arms Facebook Site

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Why SIG SAUER?

Why SIG SAUER?

From Wagons to the Army's Chosen One, Why You Should Buy a SIG SAUER.   SIG SAUER is known for their great guns and amazing optics. SIG SAUER has been a brand leader in the gun industry for a long time. In this article we cover all the reasons you should own a...

Remington 870 Express Tactical Shotgun

Remington 870 Express Tactical Shotgun

Remington 870 Express Tactical Shotgun First, when reviewing the Remington 870 Express Tactical shotgun it must be recognized that this is the most used police shotgun in service today. Why is that? Because the Remington 870 Express Tactical Shotgun is simple,...

FN Ballista Rifle Review

FN Ballista Rifle Review

FN Ballista 338 Lapua Precision Sniper Rifle Review In the market for a long-range, modular rifle, with multi-caliber options? Then you need to read this FN Ballista Rifle Review before you purchase anything else that is available on the market today. The FN Ballista...

Unboxing the 2020 HK VP9

Unboxing the 2020 HK VP9

Unboxing the Updated 2020 HK VP9   The brand new 2020 HK VP9 is not only gorgeous, but it boasts three updates that make this top-quality pistol competitive with the new onslaught of optic and competition-ready handguns.    17 round magazine (added two...

Why Glock?

Why Glock?

Why Glock? Deciding on a new handgun can be difficult. Every manufacturer has its positives. Here, we will discover why you should own a Glock, your piece of perfection.  Glock is the best thing to happen to plastic since G.I. Joe. And just like G.I. Joe, Glock is...

What Does Mil-Spec Mean?

What Does Mil-Spec Mean?

What does Mil-Spec mean and is it right for me? If there is one term or saying that is likely one of the most overused and misunderstood phrases in the firearms industry it would be "mil-spec". Mil-Spec is defined as a part and/or complete firearm that has met...

Does the 2nd Amendment Apply to the AR?

Does the 2nd Amendment Apply to the AR?

Does the 2nd Amendment Apply to the AR ? "Does the 2nd amendment apply to the AR"? This was a question I recently received on Facebook and I wanted to take a few moments to answer it on video because one, it was asked, and two, I believe anyone who believes that the...

S&W MP15 Sport Review

S&W MP15 Sport Review

Smith And Wesson MP15 Sport II Budget AR This post and video is an S&W MP15 Sport Review that was created to help our buyers understand what it is you get with the S&W MP15 Sport II, what makes it a great AR for the first time buyer, and what Smith and Wesson...

Cleaning My AR15

Cleaning My AR15

Cleaning My AR15 So you are considering purchasing an AR-15, or you have one, and now you want to know how easy it is to clean, or its time to clean, and you’re not sure what you need and how to clean it. Have no worries, between the blog post below and the video...

Sig Sauer MCX Patrol Rifle

Sig Sauer MCX Patrol Rifle

Sig Sauer MCX Patrol Rifle The Sig Design team really created a gem with this AR platform if you ask me. I have had one of these for a few years now in my arsenal and every time I take this out I am just amazed how easy it is to shoot, how accurate it is, and frankly,...

Marlin 336 Dark Series Rifle Review

Marlin 336 Dark Series Rifle Review

Marlin 336 Dark Series Rifle When people think about lever action guns they think about the wild west. When I look at this gun, I not only see the wild west, I see a blacked-out, brush, hog, deer, and truck gun that combines the right mix of lever-action nostalgia and...

Purchasing a Firearm Online

Purchasing a Firearm Online

 Purchasing Firearms Online For any buyer considering purchasing a firearm online, there are typically a lot of questions, concerns, and some frustrations that can come to mind before you ever select whom you are going to buy your firearm online from. One of the big...