News First Look: Stern Defense RAB-AD David Lane November 24, 2022 Join the Conversation QD FOR YOUR BUTTSTOCK? THAT’S SOMETHING TO BE THANKFUL FOR! NEW from Stern Defense comes the Rapid Attach Buttstock Adapter! Turn the buffer tube on your AR-15 into a quick detach part for fast, compact, easy storage! We got to play with the RAB-AD at CANCON 2022 and were highly impressed with it! Make carbines small or pistols tiny, perfect for storage or traveling. From backpack rifles to bug out bags to just making getting to the range easier, the RAB-AD has some interesting applications. Stern Defense RAB-AD at CANCON 2022 Instructions on how to use the RAB-AD: To detach, push the button and twist counter-clockwise 30 degrees. The buttstock will then be separated from the firearm. To re-attach, align the two pieces, push in and turn clockwise 30 degrees. The steel locking mechanism automatically secures the adapter. It's 7075 aluminum construction and steel internals make the RAB-AD both robust and lightweight. The RAB-AD is designed for gas piston, direct impingement, direct blow back and radial delayed blowback systems in the AR platform. MSRP is $140 SPECS: Designed, machined, and assembled in the U.S.A7075 aluminum bodySteel internalsHard coat anodized for maximum wear protectionBuffer retainer to keep the buffer weight in the tube while disassembled Bolt carrier extension compatible with all standard length AR-15 boltsRAB-AD weighs 3.5ouncesAdds 1.25 inches to length of pull Explore RECOILweb:Marlin 1894C Lever Action in .357 Mag Now in StoresSHOT Show 2016: Noveske N6 Gen IIIGetting There: A Look at Tires for the Backcountry HunterWeekly Deals From Around the Industry NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Get your pack of 50 Print-at-Home targets when you subscribe to the RECOIL email newsletter. We'll send you weekly updates on guns, gear, industry news, and special offers from leading manufacturers - your guide to the firearms lifestyle.You want this. Trust Us.