Sergeant Major Kyle E. Lamb (retired), spent more than 21 years with the United States Army, more than 15 years of which were with the U.S. Army Special Operations. SGM Lamb has conducted combat operations in numerous theatres of operation, including Mogadishu, Somalia (Black Hawk Down Incident), and has served numerous tours in Iraq and Bosnia. SGM Lamb is now the Founder and President of Viking Tactics, Inc. as well as the author of “Green Eyes and Black Rifles: The Warriors Guide to the Combat Carbine.” Lamb is a highly sought after military and law enforcement trainer, conducting Leadership Training Seminars, Team Leader Planning Courses, Tactical Commanders Course, Active Shooter Courses, Dynamic Tactical Entry Courses, as well as Carbine and Pistol Courses. For More information, contact

If you, like many Americans, have decided to exercise your Second Amendment rights, chances are you may be the owner of a new AR.  After all, one in five rifles sold last year was chambered in .223 Rem.  If so, or if you are considering owning an AR-Style rifle, you are in for a treat read through this introduction to the platform, written by one of the nation's most respected trainers. 




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By Sgt./Maj. Kyle E. Lamb, U.S. Army (Ret.)