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Painting an AR or an M4 for a Classic Look [VIDEO]

Do you like the worn-down, gnarly look of painted rifles? Painting an AR is easy! 

Today's shooting enthusiasts often prefer the character their AR or M4 gains from a classic paint job.

In this video, Range Time TS demonstrates how to give your rifle an antiqued look with a couple cans of spray paint and some cardboard. In about 10 minutes, your shooting tool will have the character of a classic gun.

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There is no doubt that a painted AR looks pretty cool. By using the paints suggested, there is going to be some wear and tear but that's what makes it look kind of old and distressed.

It looks easy enough and the result is sweet.

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Painting an AR or an M4 for a Classic Look [VIDEO]