Deals Stiffen Up: Taking a Look at the FACTR Stiffy Forrest Cooper May 25, 2021 Join the Conversation The pistol stabilizing brace has become so ubiquitous in American homes that the idea of banning them might look good on paper, but would be demonstrably impossible in execution. No plan survives first… you know the thing. And for what they are, braces also serve as a testament of use, for no regularly used one has stiff, straight flaps. All across the country and on instagram feeds world-wide, the hallmark of dedication often looks like a softened brace. To support all the hard work they go through, the FACTR Stiffy brings new blood into a well-used system. As of the time of writing, the FACTR stiffy comes in 3 different options: SBA3, SBA4, and SBPDW/Maxim Defense PDW/CQB. Each Stiffy is meant to sit in the brace when not being used, and is for storage purposes only. Brace specific, they do not fit in many other models, so double check before ordering. Designed to add longevity to the Brace, the FACTR Stiffy gives it support during storage. The FACTR Stiffy is compatible with the Wise Men Company Split Fix. For those using the OEM strap, it should be tightened to better flatten out what bends and ridges have been accrued from prior use. Priced at $25, the small investment goes a long way. Tucking a sling under the strap helps both silence the QD swivel stud, and keep the sling contained. RECOIL readers save an additional 10% with the code RECOIL10. After a few weeks of use, the condition of the tested SBA3 brace improved. Throughout the travel to and from the range, and after being stored in multiple pelican cases, the FACTR Stiffy has earned its keep. FACTR USA sells a host of their own pistol upgrades for Glock handguns, including triggers, magwells, and magazine accessories. In addition to firearms accessories, they also offer a swath of curated medical gear. FACTR Stiffy COLORS: BlackMODELS: SBA3, SBA4, SBPDW/Maxim Defense PDW/CQBMSRP: $25 (save 10% with code RECOIL10)URL: factrusa.com More from RECOIL Assault Weapon Bans, and Compliant Parts. RECOIL's Red Dot Buyer's Guide. New MP5 Brace, by Magpul. Recover Tactical 20/20 Glock Brace. Explore RECOILweb:Why a Mini Red Dot Sight on a Pistol?Ex Historiam: The M60 Machine Gun5 Revolvers You Probably Never Heard OfRECOIL Issue #34 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.