Faxon Firearms Memorial Day Sale starts now. Save 10% Off SITEWIDE & 15% Off all .308 Barrels! Head on over to www.FaxonFirearms.com.
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The Rainier Arms Memorial Day Sale is pretty huge this year. Barrels, Rails, Triggers, Receiver Sets, Armorer’s Tools and more all on sale from names such as Rainier Arms, CMC Triggers, Geissele, SLR Rifleworks, DRD Tactical, Magpul, etc. Head on over and take advantage of the sale at www.RainierArms.com. Sale starts now!
Geissele Automatics started their Memorial Day Sale. Here’s a great chance to stock up on some of the most sought after AR components in the industry including rails, triggers, optic mounts and even armorer tools. Now through this weekend, save 15% on all products on the Geissele website. No code needed. Just head on over to www.Geissele.com and get some!!
Wilson Combat recently updated their very popular T.R.I.M. rails with the KeyMod accessory attachment system. As we’ve all seen over the past few years, there are hundreds if not thousands of KeyMod accessories available for your rifles and its definitely here to stay. The Wilson Combat T.R.I.M. rails are super solid, very well machined and beautifully finished rails. The KeyMod rails are available in 3 different lengths. According to Wilson Combat there are no plans for an M-LOK version. If you’re looking for a new KeyMod rail, you might want to check these out.
Wilson Combat T.R.I.M. Rails now available in Key-Mod. Available in 10.4″, 13.8″ and 15″ variants. The best of both worlds-our lightweight but rock solid T.R.I.M rails for AR pattern rifles have been updated with the market leading, revolutionary KeyMod™ attachment system. These new AR handguard rails are among the ultimate in high quality, user-installed modularity.
AERO Precision has just introduced their new Quantum Series Handguard. The Quantum Series is similar to their other hand guards that are designed to mount directly to their M4E1 Enhanced Upper Receiver but you can also add an optional barrel nut at checkout to use this handguard in conjunction without the M4E1 Enhanced Upper. The hand guards are very simple with no 1913 rail section at the top but it does have a spot at the front of the rail to mount a small rail section for use with Front BUIS.
What surprised me the most was the price point on these. Both KeyMod and M-LOK versions are available in 7″, 9″, 12″ and 15″ and range from as little as $65 for the 7″ without a barrel nut or up to $110 for the 15″ including the optional barrel nut. That is extremely affordable. You can check out the information and pictures below. These are available for purchase now at www.AEROPrecision.com.
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Introducing the new Quantum Series Handguard. Designed with price in mind, this free float handguard is available in KeyMod and M-LOK in lengths of 7″, 9″, 12″ and 15″.
The design features multiple mounting surfaces and is compatible with our M4E1 Enhanced Upper Receiver, but can also be used on a standard threaded upper with a BAR Barrel Nut. Also included is a 4 slot picatinny rail section for mounting a front sight.
Bootleg Inc. was formed last year as a sister company of Primary Weapons Systems (PWS). Their sole focus is on Direct Impingement (DI) accessories and AR builder education. Their goal is to provide quality products and information for anyone that would like to build an AR. You may not know the name but you’ve most likely seen their products as they were heavily covered during SHOT Show 2016 on the new Primary Weapons Systems “MOD2” and Agency Arms “Project Classified” rifles. Some of the new products that were made for those two rifles are now available for purchase separately through Bootleg Inc. Those product are the Bootleg PicMod rail, Bootleg Lightweight Adjustable Carrier (great for suppressor use) and the Bootleg Lightweight Upper Receiver. Take a few minutes to check out their new products below.
Bootleg PicMod Handguards
Extruded from 6061 aluminum with mil spec hard anodizing, the Bootleg handguard is a great update to your build and comes in 9″, 13″, and 15″ configurations with the choice of adding the KMR mounting hardware.
– Extruded 6061 Aluminum
– Mil Spec Hard Anodizing
– BCM KMR Mounting System allows for easy installation for new builds or replacement of existing BCM KMR handguard.
– Full Length Mil Spec Picatinny Top Rail
– Excusive integrated PicMod Technology allows most picatinny accessories to mount without adapters while preserving a seamless flat KeyMod mounting surface
– Extended PicMod Feature on the bottom section for increased bipod mounting options
– Lightweight skeletonized design
Bootleg Adjustable Carrier
The Bootleg Lightweight Adjustable Carrier is machined from S7 Tool Steel, and features a four setting vent system to relieve excess gas pressure from suppressor use.
– Machined from S7 Tool Steel
– Lithium Isonite Coating
– 4 Setting Adjustable Vent System relieves excess gas pressure created from suppressor use creating longer dwell time and less blowback to the shooter.
– Gas Adjustment can be turned while installed in the rifle
– Unique Lightweight Design
– Uses all standard mil spec components
– Staked Mil Spec Gas Key
– Adjustment Pin is easily removed for cleaning
Bootleg Lightweight Upper Receiver
The Bootleg upper receiver is machined from 7075 aluminum and mil spec hard anodized. It features a lightweight design and upgraded features to start your build off right.
– Machined from forged 7075 Aluminum
– Mil Spec Hard Anodizing
– Forward assist eliminated for weight saving and reduced snag risk
– Lightweight design 6.2 oz stripped (.8 oz lighter than a mil spec upper receiver)
– 1.7 oz lighter than a mil spec upper receiver with hardware installed
– Captured dust cover door pin eliminating the need for the E clip
– Increased barrel mounting circumference maintaining a solid barrel / receiver interface
– Interference fit barrel extension interface for increased accuracy
A few days ago SMOS Arms released a picture of some rails that were in the raw. SMOS Arms is well know for their slim rails that they have OEM’d for other well known companies. What’s cool about these rails they shared are that they are Quad Rails and they feature a modular cutout system. One is for an AR with a standard Front Sight Post or you can add in a small rail section at the top creating a smaller cutout to be used in conjunction with the Noveske Switch Block or possibly other adjustable gas block systems. There really aren’t a ton of details available for these new rails just yet but just wanted to share the sneak peek with you in case you didn’t see it yourself. Of course as with all prototypes, we’ll have to keep watching to see how product units come out.
I’ve been using a couple of these 556 Tactical rails over the past few years and they are pretty awesome. Recently 556 Tactical has decided to go another route and will be offering a new rail so its time to sell their current stock of SKR rails at a closeout prices. Currently 556 has their 12″ SKR rails on sale for just $155. Its hard to find a decent rail for that price, let alone a nice one like this. You can get in on this deal at www.556Tactical.com.
Fortis Manufacturing introduced a neat new rail at SHOT Show back in January called the Night Rail. The Night Rail utilizes a new patent pending two piece barrel nut that creates a full 360 degrees of contact with the inside of the rail instead of a clamping the rail onto the barrel nut or using screws. This also makes installation very simple as the barrel nut does not need to be timed. Just tighten to the upper, slide the rail on and expand the barrel nut. Rainier Arms has secured the first run of rails and is offering them at an exclusive introductory price. This first run is for the 12″ version. They do plan on offering 7″, 9″, 12″, 14″ and 15″ versions. Check out the pics below. There is an informative installation video at the link below if you are wanting to see how this installs as well.
When designing the Night Rail™, we wanted to design a handguard that was easy to install, but also to be able to mount with a full 360 degrees of contact. Our new patent pending two piece barrel nut is one of a kind. We developed this from the ground up and the machining time it takes to make the barrel nut, rivals the time making the actual rail. That’s not to say the rail is simple to make. One look and you’ll see that we really took time with this in design and development. What we ended up with is a rail that not only looks amazing, but is still true to our lightweight brand. The barrel nut/mounting system keeps the rail performing even during the harshest conditions.
Being one of the leaders in the industry of rail innovation and design, it’s always a challenge to innovate new products that function well, but look great also. We’re up for the challenge with the next chapter of our product line – the Night™ Series. I think you’ll agree that we hit a homerun with the Night Rail™.
– Material: Aircraft Grade 6061-T6 Aluminum / Barrel Nut: 4140 Steel
– Proprietary, patent pending 2 piece barrel nut that provides 360 degree contact
– Free float rail design
– No visible screws on the rail system
– Will include barrel nut wrench to install
– 8.9 oz Without the barrel nut
– Barrel nut is 3.9 oz
– 1.37″ Internal Diameter
– Made in the USA!
Available now at an exclusive intro price of just $199.95 at www.RainierArms.com.