#3GNBuild Photo Contest Winners
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
3GN recently published a new photo contest for AR-15 owners nationwide in which contestants can upload a photo of their custom-built AR. With over 325 entries the different build photos were a diverse collection of different AR configurations by home builders.
“During the contest folks had the opportunity to vote online for their favorite home-built AR” said Chad Adams, 3GN Vice President. “It was really cool to see all of the different builds out there and give our fans a fun way to show off their creations.”
1ST PLACE: BILL COOPER
After several weeks it was Bill Cooper’s home build that took the first place honors with over 500 votes. For his win he will receive a AR-15 Competition drop-in trigger from 3-Gun Nation sponsor Timney Triggers ($230 Value) along with a Zero Tolerance 0220 Knife valued at $285.
Cooper’s rifle consists of an Anderson lower, Radical firearms upper in 300 blackout, an ERGO stock and grip, BCM gunfighter ambi charging handle, Laser engraved parts by Tactical expressions ( dust cover, takedown pins, trigger guard) as well as a ATN X sight ll day/night digital scope.
What makes Cooper’s rifle extra special is that it was built in memory of his father.
2ND PLACE: RYAN DIXON
In second place was Ryan Dixon’s Anderson upper and lower with a unique custom color scheme that received over 400 votes. The rifle also features a 16" barrel, lightened BCG along with a custom CNC machined muzzle brake. The rifle also featured a Taccom lightened buffer, spring and rifle length buffer tube. His upload will net him a brand new Columbia River Arms 16” 3GN edition rifle barrel valued at over $299.
3RD PLACE: JOHN HOLBROOK
And finally in 3rd place was John Holbrook of Miamisburg, Ohio and his HM Defense HM-15 with a 16″ stainless spiral fluted barrel and full 15″ M-LOK rail. It features an Iron City Rifleworks EVO Tactical Advantage BCG, Armalite comp, and a Hiperfire 24C trigger. His optic is a Leupold VX6 Multigun 1-6x. His Prize? 500 Rounds Freedom Munitions .223 55 grain Reman.
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