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AIM Surplus has the Faxon Firearms 16″ Mid Length 5.56 NATO barrels in-stock. They are made from 4150 Chromoly that is then QPQ Nitride finished. The barrel has a SOCOM profile and M4 Feed Ramps as well. Faxon Firearms is well known for their high quality ARAK-21 self contained piston upper and people are quickly taking note of their very nice, inexpensive AR-15 barrels. AIM Surplus has these on sale for just $139 plus you get FREE SHIPPING. Now that’s an awesome deal! Purchase now at www.AIMSurplus.com.

620 Faxon Firearms 16 inch 556 SOCOM QPQ Barrel 1

620 Faxon Firearms 16 inch 556 SOCOM QPQ Barrel 1

MORE INFORMATION:

-  Barrel Material: 4150 Chromoly
-  Barrel Type: Button Rifled
-  Barrel Caliber: 5.56 NATO
-  Barrel Twist: 1:8
-  Barrel Length: 16″
-  Barrel Profile: SOCOM
-  Barrel Gas System: Mid Length
-  Inside Finish: QPQ Nitride
-  Outside Finish: QPQ Nitride
-  Muzzle Thread: 1/2-28 TPI (Threads Per Inch)
-  Gas Block Diameter: .750″
-  Gas Port Diameter: .081″
-  Barrel Extension: M4
-  Weight: 1.65 lbs

www.AIMSurplus.com

NEW!! AERO Precision .308 Forged Receivers

Posted on June 27th, 2014 by ar15news

If you’re a fan of AERO Precision like we are, you’re going to love what we have to tell you next. We’ve been hearing little bits and pieces about the possibility of AERO Precision releasing their own .308 AR receivers but nobody really knew when that would happen. That is until earlier this week when they released not just their own .308 AR receivers but their own custom forging that looks really awesome. Unlike most .308 AR components, AERO Precision was able to keep the cost to basically what you would pay for regular 5.56 AR receivers. The new AERO Precision .308 AR receivers are available separately or in a complete Upper and Lower set. If you’re thinking about building a .308 rifle, this is an awesome, cost effective option. I’m personally thinking about doing a sweet all AERO Precision build using this receiver set and their .308 barrel which I think would be sweet. We shall see. Pricing and links are listed below. GeT sOmE!!

AERO Precision .308 Upper Receiver – $135

AERO Precision 308 Upper Receiver AERO Precision .308 Lower Receiver – $185

AERO Precision 308 Lower Receiver

AERO Precision .308 Receiver Set – $288

AERO Precision 308 Receiver Set

Five New Billet Upper Versions from CMT Tactical

Posted on June 17th, 2014 by ar15news

CMT Tactical has been making some really nice billet upper and lower receivers for a while now. You might be thinking, “Yeah, everyone is making billet receivers now.” and you aren’t too far off. What’s setting CMT Tactical apart is their true dedication to quality and the fact that they are willing to develop additional variations of their receives to meet the needs of their customers and potential customers. Recently they introduced five, yes you read that correct F-I-V-E, new versions of their billet AR-15 upper receiver starting at just $128. I’ve listed these new uppers below. Two are in-stock now and the other three will be out next month. Check them out and see if any of them will work for your next build.

First up is the CMT Tactical UPUR-1A. This upper has all of the same features as the original UPUR-1 upper (forward assist, dust cover, 7075-T6 construction, etc) but now features an enlarged Ejection Port making it compatible with 458 SOCOM builds. This upper is in-stock now!

620 CMT Tactical UPUR-1a billet upper

Second is the CMT Tactical UPUR-2. The UPUR-2 is very similar to the standard CMT Tactical billet upper but they’ve removed the Forward Assist. It still has a Shell Deflector and a Dust Cover and is NOT compatible with 458 SOCOM builds. This upper will be available for purchase July 2014.

620 CMT Tactical UPUR-2 billet upper

The third new upper is the CMT Tactical UPUR-3 billet upper. Basically take the UPUR-1A and remove the dust cover and forward assist. You now have a Slick Side billet AR-15 upper that will work great for any AR build but has the enlarged Ejection Port for 458 SOCOM builds. This upper is in-stock now!

620 CMT Tactical UPUR-3 billet upper

The CMT Tactical UPUR-3A is the fourth new upper from CMT Tactical and basically expands on the UPUR-3 upper. This version has a cutout for side charging BCG’s and large enough Ejection Port opening to be compatible with 458 SOCOM builds. This upper will be available for purchase July 2014.

620 CMT Tactical UPUR-3a billet upper

The fifth and final new upper is the CMT Tactical UPUR-4. This upper is a new Slick Side version that addresses the concerns many people have with Slick Side uppers and that is the lack of a Dust Cover to keep contaminants out of the upper. The new UPUR-4 has no Forward Assist or Shell Deflector but it does still let you use a Dust Cover which is a cool feature. As with most of these new uppers the Ejection Port has been slight enlarged to work with 458 SOCOM builds. This upper will be available for purchase July 2014.

620 CMT Tactical UPUR-4 billet upper

Battle Arms Development “BAD DADDY” Special

Posted on June 13th, 2014 by ar15news

I know a lot of you guys buy stuff all the time from Battle Arms Development. Well, here’s a reason to do it again. Starting now and running through Tuesday June 17th, all orders over $100 get a free Battle Arms patch. All orders over $150 get a free Battle Arms patch and Free Shipping. And don’t forget, not only can you buy Battle Arms Development selectors, EPS pin sets and tools but you can also buy other accessories such as Triggers, Muzzle Brakes, Raptor charging handles and lots of other AR Parts. http://shop.battlearmsdevelopment.com

620 Battle Arms Fathers Day Sale 2

STARTING FRIDAY JUNE 13th and ends on TUESDAY JUNE 17th.

CODE:  FATHER  (remember to click on Apply Coupon after the code has been entered)

PURCHASE OVER $100 AND GET A FREE BATTLE ARMS PATCH!

PURCHASE OVER $150 AND GET A FREE PATCH & FREE SHIPPING!

*Taxes, Shipping & Handling excluded

http://shop.battlearmsdevelopment.com

NEW!! ALG Defense EMR Rail with M-LOK

Posted on June 13th, 2014 by ar15news

ALG Defense, sister company to Geissele Automatics, has just introduced a new model of their awesome EMR (Ergonomic Modular Rail) which now features the M-LOK mounting system. M-LOK is the new Magpul backed mounting system which is quickly gaining a lot of support from some big name manufacturers such as Geissele and now ALG Defense. Having ALG Defense support M-LOK is huge because they bring a “bang for your buck” component that most other manufacturers can’t. The new EMR M-LOK rails will start at just $100 and no, that’s not a typo. 

620 ALG Defense EMR M-LOK Rail 4

The EMR M-LOK will be offered in 10″, 12″ and 13″ lengths just like the standard EMR but now weighs less and costs less. As you’ll notice in the picture below, there are a ton of possible mounting configurations for the M-LOK rail sections and accessories. In keeping with the original EMR lightweight modular design, even the top 12 o’clock area is M-LOK so you can put rail sections where you need them for sights and accessories and not where you don’t. One thing you will want to keep in mind when ordering your rail is that the EMR M-LOK does not come with any M-LOK rail sections. All you need to do is think through the setup you plan on running and buy the needed rail sections.

620 ALG Defense M-LOK EMR Rail 1

620 ALG Defense M-LOK EMR Rail 1

620 ALG Defense M-LOK EMR Rail 1

The ALG Defense EMR M-LOK rails are available for purchase right now and I can’t think of a better way to try out a new mounting system than with a very high quality rail that doesn’t break the bank. You can find more information and purchase the ALG Defense EMR M-LOK rails at www.ALGDefense.com. M-LOK accessory rails are listed at the bottom of that same page.

Quentin Defense is pretty well know for affordable, quality billet and forged receivers including some awesome lowers with different Military branch symbol roll marks. QD recently introduced some brand new products to their already awesome lineup of billet AR receivers including two brand new ambi lowers and a .308 Billet upper.

First is the new ambi billet lowers. They look like the standard QD billet but feature an Ambi Bolt Release. These are being offered in both 100% and 80% configurations. The 100%’s are anodized and look great. The 80% model is not anodized and needs to have the fire control pocket machined out but DOES include the ambi bolt release. I really like that QD added the ambi option especially to the 80% model as that is pretty rare in the 80% world.

Quentin Defense Ambi Billet 80% Lower

Quentin Defense Ambi 80 percent Billet Lower

Quentin Defense Ambi Billet 100% Lower

Quentin Defense Ambi Billet Lower

 

At the beginning of the year I started telling people that this was going to be the year of the .308 AR. So far this year we’ve seen more .308 components pop up than ever before. Quentin Defense has just introduced a nice looking DPMS profile .308 Billet upper receiver. Definitely worth checking out if you’re planning a .308 build.

Quentin Defense Billet .308 Upper

Quentin Defense billet 308 upper

Faxon Firearms is definitely most well known for their amazing ARAK-21 Piston Upper that includes a proprietary quick change barrel system. They’ve proven they know how to produce a quality upper and barrels and have recently started making standard AR-15 barrels as well. Because they are making these barrels in-house, they are able to offer a quality product at an amazing price point. They have a great selection of barrels and different lengths but their two newest barrel offerings are the 7.5″ Pistol Length Gas barrel and a 10.5″ Carbine Length Gas barrel. I’ve listed the details below. Check out the full line of AR-15 barrels at www.FaxonFirearms.com.

620 Faxon Firearms AR Pistol Barrel 7.5

Faxon Firearms 5.56 NATO 7.5″ Stainless AR-15 Barrel  -  $119

• Barrel Material: 416R Stainless 
• Barrel Type: Button Rifled 
• Barrel Caliber: 5.56 NATO
• Barrel Twist: 1:8
• Barrel Length: 7.5″
• Barrel Profile: Light
• Barrel Gas System: Pistol
• Inside Finish: Raw
• Outside Finish: “Raw”
• Muzzle Thread: 1/2-28 TPI (Threads Per Inch)
• Gas Block Diameter: .750″
• Gas Port Diameter: .078″
• Barrel Extension: M4
• Weight: 1.09 lbs

620 Faxon Firearms AR Pistol Barrel 10.5

Faxon Firearms 5.56 NATO 10.5″ Stainless AR-15 Barrel  -  $119

• Barrel Material: 416R Stainless 
• Barrel Type: Button Rifled 
• Barrel Caliber: 5.56 NATO
• Barrel Twist: 1:8
• Barrel Length: 10.5″
• Barrel Profile: Light
• Barrel Gas System: Carbine
• Inside Finish: Raw
• Outside Finish: “Raw”
• Muzzle Thread: 1/2-28 TPI (Threads Per Inch)
• Gas Block Diameter: .750″
• Gas Port Diameter: .078″
• Barrel Extension: M4
• Weight: 1.09 lbs

Quentin Defense Billet Upper and Lower Receiver Sale

Posted on May 17th, 2014 by ar15news

Quentin Defense has a sale going on their billet upper and lower receivers right now. Not sure how long it will be going on but you can basically pick up a billet upper and lower receiver set for about the same as most quality forged upper and lower receiver sets. Their lower is on sale for just $120 and the upper is just $150. If you’ve been shopping around for billet receivers you know this is definitely a good deal. Head on over to www.QuentinDefense.com to snag a few receivers for yourself. 

620 Quentin Defense Billet Lower

620 Quentin Defense Billet upper

Tactical Machining has a pretty sweet sale going on right now. Whether you’re an 80% type of builder or prefer to go the quicker route and build from a completely machined receiver set, they have you covered. For just $99 you can get an 80% lower and an upper in the raw. If you can swing an additional $10 you can get either an anodized 80% lower and upper set or get an anodized 100% machined lower and upper set for just $109. This sale will only be running for the next 3-4 weeks or until they sell out so don’t wait too long to jump on this deal. You can check the sale out for yourself at www.TacticalMachining.com

620 Tactical Machining BlackRifleBuildSale

Many of you have been patiently waiting for the new BRAKEOUT 2.0 Compensator from Advanced Armament Corp to be in-stock. These new brakeouts offer superior flash suppression and muzzle control over the original brakeout, and also don’t need to be timed! They are also 51T Fast Attach mounts for those of you looking to use an AAC Suppressor on your rifle. Many places show them in-stock but they’re waiting for them to arrive. Our friends at Weapon Outfitters actually have the BRAKEOUT 2.0 5.56 in hand and ready to ship. Check out the pics and details below then head on over to www.WeaponOutfitters.com to snag one for yourself before they’re all gone.

620 aac brakeout 2.0 1

620 aac brakeout 2.0 1

The BRAKEOUT® 2.0 is a silencer mounting muzzle device that is both a flash suppressor and muzzle brake in one. Redesigned for 2014, the BRAKEOUT® 2.0 offers the best of both worlds in a truly compromise-free design. The BRAKEOUT® 2.0 offers outstanding recoil reduction tested to be fully equal to the best conventional muzzle brakes, along with excellent flash reduction performance. The new symmetrical design of the BRAKEOUT® 2.0 does not need to be timed with shims like a conventional muzzle brake, simplifying installation. The BRAKEOUT® 2.0 will initially be offered as 51T variants with 1⁄2-28 and 5/8-24 threads. The BRAKEOUT® 2.0 is fully compatible with the AAC BLACKOUT™ flash hider installation tool.

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