Building the Perfect Bump-Fire .22 with Plinker Tactical and Slide Fire

Building the Perfect Bump-Fire .22 with Plinker Tactical and Slide Fire

Looking for tons of gun fun at a fraction of the normal cost? Plinker Tactical's got you covered. Shooting Times editor Joseph von Benedikt hit the range recently with the brand new Plinker Tactical 35-round magazine made especially for the Smith & Wesson M&P15-22, the price tag on a day at the range goes way down. Not only are they well-built and sturdy, but the mags feed flawlessly with a Slide Fire stock. Plinker Tactical also offers a loading assist tool, making reloading the mag a breeze and saving plenty of time.

In addition, Plinker Tactical offers an improved charging handle for the M&P15-22, which allows for ambidextrous charging, plus an extended handle that allows for easier use while shouldering the rifle.

Plinker Tactical 35-Round Magazine

Plinker Tactical's .22-caliber magazine is tough, durable, and with a 35-round capacity, offers more shooting than most magazines on the market.

Plinker Tactical Charging Handle

Machined of aluminum and sporting a robust spring under the polished-steel latch, this ambidextrous charging handle by Plinker Tactical is a useful upgrade when compared with the factory part.

Plinker Tactical Load-Assist

Installing 35 little .22 cartridges in a magazine takes a lot longer than shooting them. The $8 load-assist tool makes it considerably easier and saves wear on your thumbs.

Smith & Wesson M&P15-22

Plinker Tactical's products are made especially with the Smith & Wesson M&P15-22 in mind, seen here fitted with a Slide Fire stock and CMC trigger.

Slide Fire CMC Trigger

Shooting Times editor tested the M&P15-22 with triggers from several of his favorite companies, but found the setup worked best with Slide Fire's CMC trigger.

Slide Fire SSAR-15 OGR Stock

Designed for ARs with a carbine-style buffer tube, Slide Fire's SSAR-15 OGR stock easily installs on most ARs with no tools required and no permanent changes to the rifle, allowing for extreme low-recoil, high-speed shooting.

Watch the Video

Check out the video straight from the range, and scroll through this gallery to check out the specifics of this build.

...........................................................

Book-of-the-AR-15-Fall-2012Book of the AR-15 has all the information you could possibly need about America's favorite semi-auto rifle. From gun and gear reviews to commentary, Book of the AR-15 is your go-to source for everything AR.

Look for it on newsstands Oct. 2, 2012.

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Recommended Articles

See More Recommendations

Popular Videos

The Future Of Special Operations Small Arms

The Future Of Special Operations Small Arms

We're taking a look at what the Army's Elite Units are using for service rifles and what the future of SOCOM sniping looks like.

All About .300 Blackout

All About .300 Blackout

The .300 Blackout is here to stay, and we take some time to look at new technology surrounding this cartridge. Next, we pit subsonic rivals against each other before stretching the legs of this CQB round out to 600 yards from a short 9-inch barrel.

Black Hills Evolution of Rifle Cartridge: .308 Win. 175 Gr. Match

Black Hills Evolution of Rifle Cartridge: .308 Win. 175 Gr. Match

David Fortier talks with Jeff Hoffman of Black Hills Ammunition about the evolution of the .308 Win. 175 Gr. Match bullet.

The Glock 21

The Glock 21

Frank and Tony from Gallery of Guns spice up the Glock test using their non-dominant hands.

See More Popular Videos

Trending Articles

Is the SIG P320 9mm modular pistol the best polymer-frame high-capacity sidearm ever designed? Let's find out. Handguns

SIG P320 9mm Review

Joseph Von Benedikt - September 13, 2018

Is the SIG P320 9mm modular pistol the best polymer-frame high-capacity sidearm ever designed?...

Crimson Trace enters the riflescope business with the Crimson Trace CTL-3420 4-20X 50mm. Optics

Review: Crimson Trace CTL-3420 4-20X 50mm

Joel J. Hutchcroft - April 29, 2019

Crimson Trace enters the riflescope business with the Crimson Trace CTL-3420 4-20X 50mm.

Cutting-edge projectiles provide unprecedented performance in the venerable old workhorse, the .30-06. Ammo

Get the Most Out of the .30-06

Joseph von Benedikt - April 01, 2019

Cutting-edge projectiles provide unprecedented performance in the venerable old workhorse, the...

The Smith & Wesson Model 19 revolver is back in production after being on ice for nearly two decades. Handguns

Smith & Wesson Model 19 Classic Revolver Review

Joel J. Hutchcroft - March 08, 2019

The Smith & Wesson Model 19 revolver is back in production after being on ice for nearly two...

See More Trending Articles

More Ammo

The new Hornady Handgun Hunter ammo is crafted for hunting many different types of game. Ammo

Hornady Handgun Hunter Ammo - New for 2020

Shooting Times Digital Staff - January 27, 2020

The new Hornady Handgun Hunter ammo is crafted for hunting many different types of game.

The CCI Clean-22 .22 LR ammunition features an exclusive polymer bullet coating that is similar to the coating used on sister company Federal's Syntech centerfire ammunition. Ammo

CCI Clean-22 .22 LR Ammo

Joel J. Hutchcroft - February 03, 2020

The CCI Clean-22 .22 LR ammunition features an exclusive polymer bullet coating that is...

With a new location and the new 6.5 Rebated Precision Magnum (RPM) round, Weatherby breaks new ground in cartridge and rifle development. Ammo

Weatherby 6.5 RPM Cartridge Review

Joseph von Benedikt - March 25, 2020

With a new location and the new 6.5 Rebated Precision Magnum (RPM) round, Weatherby breaks new...

Winchester's new semiautomatic pistol ammo, named USA Ready, is currently offered in 9mm Luger, .40 S&W, and .45 ACP. Ammo

Winchester USA Ready Handgun Ammo

Brad Miller, PhD - March 20, 2020

Winchester's new semiautomatic pistol ammo, named USA Ready, is currently offered in 9mm...

See More Ammo

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Digital Now Included!

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW THIS MONTH'S ISSUE

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Get Digital Access.

All Shooting Times subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets.

To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine.

Get Digital Access

Not a Subscriber?
Subscribe Now