Chambered for 5.56x45 NATO, originally derived from .223 Remington, 5.56 NATO is the standardized and most popular cartridge developed for the AR-15 platform. Utilizing a .22 Caliber projectile, the low mass, high-velocity cartridge allows superior weapons handling with manageable recoil and high accuracy. With a wide variety of ammunition choices on the market, 5.56 NATO chambered AR-15s are 'multi-caliber' and can reliably fire both 5.56x45 NATO and .223 Remington cartridges.
This barrel is 16-inches long and made from 4150 steel with a nitride finish to improve its strength and longevity. It is chambered in 5.56 NATO and has a 1:7 twist rate. This reliable barrel has a Government profile and operates on a mid gas system.
This A2 flash hider has a classic and effective design. Flash hiders are essential in position concealment and keeping your vision clear; especially in low light situations. This design has a flat bottom which means the gasses won't kick up dust because they are directed up and to the sides. It has a 1/2x28 thread pitch and a Manganese Phosphate finish to protect it from corrosion. This A2 flash hider is a classic because it simply does a great job.
Built On An Upper Receiver Forged From 7075-T6 Aluminum. This Stripped Upper Is Precision Machined To Mil-spec M16/M4 Specifications And Features M4 Feedramps.
The MLX M-LOK Handguard has a slim profile and improved ergonomics. It features an M-Lok rail attachment system and the top is a classic Picatinny rail which are both perfect for attaching your favorite accessories. The MLX Series uses the FREELOK Clamping System that utilizes free floating tabs to secure the rail to the receiver. Another advantage of this clamping system is that it provides frictional AND mechanical locking to create a secure fit between the rail and barrel nut. Lastly, this handguard is crafted from 6061-T6 aluminum with a hard coat anodized finish to keep it reliable.