Because of the popularity of AR 15 Parts and components there are literally hundreds of different styles, types, and designs to choose from when you are in the market for a new AR 15 handguard. Whichever handguard you decide on, be sure to purchase it from Black Rifle Depot to ensure you get our lifetime warranty and unsurpassed customer service.


Yes, the main function for an AR15 handguard is to guard or protect the operator’s hands from heat from the barrel during use, but we do not want to downplay the importance of weight, accessory functionality and of course appearance. Be sure to already have the accessories you want on hand or in mind so you can be sure to choose the right AR-15 handguard the first time. If you want a little help making sure you are remembering everything be sure to check out our blog article How to pick the Best AR 15 Handguard.


There are different attachment types for AR15 handguards. The most common of which are Keymod and M-Lok. Both types will commonly utilize Picatinny Rails as well. So, choosing the right guard to meet all your needs can become exhaustive. Be sure to check out your friends at Black Rifle Depot for the best selection and price.

AR 15 Parts and Accessories

Provided you have the proper knowledge, tools and the proper AR 15 parts, building your AR 15 is not as difficult as it sounds. It’s never been easier or more affordable to purchase the necessary AR 15 parts needed to put together a rifle that will last you decades.

At Black Rifle Depot, we are proud to carry everything you need to get started on your build. Not only do we have the AR15 parts you need at a price that won’t break the bank, but Black Rifle Depot is also here for you at every step of the way with any questions that you may have, please send us an email or join our email list.

One of the most common questions we get from new builders is just where to start. As such, we have put together this article as an overview of the most important AR-15 parts and accessories you need to consider for your first or next AR build. We’ll go over AR-15 parts like upper receivers, bolt carrier groups, muzzle devices, lower parts kits and more.

Black Rifle Depot for years has been the best place to get OEM AR 15 Parts with amazing service. Come take a look at Black Rifle Depot for a large selection of AR15 Parts from some of the most popular brands online. Like Aero Precision, Strike Industries, Bear Creek Arsenal, Ergo, OEM, and others.