Davidson Defense "Manakin"
AR-15 Upper Receiver
16.5" 5.56 NATO 4150 CMV QPQ Nitride 1-7T Barrel
Premium 12" M-Lok Handguard
(Includes BCG And Charging Handle)
(Assembled or Unassembled)
This 5.56 Upper Offers Amazing Stopping Power And Accuracy Which Makes It The Perfect Option For An AR Rifle. We've Felt That This Amazing Blend Of Attributes Made This Kit Adaptable In Its Use And Ability To Be Used Anywhere Under Every Circumstance.
When Crosshill Tech Went Out Of Business, We Decided That The Market Still Needed A High-Quality Side-Charging Upper Receiver. So, We Redesigned The Upper With An Enhanced Look That Matches Well With Any Lower Receiver, Forged Or Billet. Now We Have The Best Ambi Side Charge On The Market. The Davidson Defense Side Charge Upper Has Been Tested And Shown To Perform Better Than Any Other In The Market By Independent Testing.
The Scientists And Engineers Have Been Hard At Work In The Workshop And Laboratory Creating A Barrel That Is Out Of This World. The End Result Of This Brain Trust Is A Barrel Brand Simply Known As Mercury Precision. Mercury Precision Barrels Are Machined From F.J. Feddersen Match Grade Blanks That Have Been Button Cut To Very Space Grade Specifications, The End Result Being A Very High End Product. The Goal With Mercury Precision Was To Create A High End Barrel That Does Not Require A Space Travel Budget To Afford.
This Mercury Precision "Satellite" Barrel Is 16.5" Long And Is Made From 4150 CMV And Has A High Quality QPQ Black Nitride Finish. This Treatment Increases The Barrel's Hardness Significantly And Makes It Extremely Corrosion Resistant. This Barrel Comes With A 1:7 Twist Rate, Features A 1/2x28 Thread Pitch, And Is Has A Mid-Length Gas System. This Satellite Barrel Has A Government Profile Making It Heavy Enough To Be Stable On Its Target, But Light Enough To Be Carried Around.
This Upper Features A Premium 12" Air Lite M-Lok Honeycomb Handguard From Guntec. This Handguard Incorporates Hexagonal Lightening Cuts, Offering Substantial Weight Savings Without Sacrificing Structural Integrity. This Rail System Easily Installs Using The Provided Aluminum Barrel Nut. After Torquing Down The Barrel Nut, Simply Slide On The Rail And Secure Against The Receiver With 6 Included Screws.
The Mil-Spec A2 Flash Hider "Half Bird Cage" From Omega MFG. This Is The Best Working Flash Hider For The Money, It Is Hard To Find A Better Performing Muzzle Device For The Money. So, If It Ain't Broke Don't Fix It Is The Old Motto. This Government Spec Flash Hider Is Designed To Disperse Gases And Direct The Flash Away From The Shooter's Line Of Sight As Well As Help Manage Recoil.
Our Bolt Carrier Group (B.C.G.) Is Our Dedicated Custom Side-Charging Carrier With Certified .223/5.56 Bolt, Cam Pin, Firing Pin, Firing Pin Retaining Pin, And Is Threaded For A Side-Charging Handle Of Your Choice. Our Side Charging Nitride BCG Is The Most Premium Side Charging Bolt Carrier Of The Gun Industry, So Get This Staked & Keyed Nitride Side Charging Carrier At An Amazing Price. They Can Be Used In A Standard AR-15 Upper. Super High-Quality Carpenter 158 Steel Then They Are Nitride Finished For A Lifetime Of Service.
ADK Arms Knurled Charging Bolt Carrier Group Handle. Black Finish Aircraft Grade Aluminum With Knurled Surface To Maximize Grip. Thread Pitch 10-32 Fine Size.
Barrel MFG: Mercury Precision
Barrel: 16.5" 5.56 NATO 4150 QPQ Nitride Government Profile Barrel
Twist Rate: 1-7T
Thread Pitch: 1/2x28
Gas System Length: Mid-Length
Upper: Davidson Defense XRS3 Ambidextrous Side-Charging AR-15 Billet Upper Receiver
Handguard: Guntec Premium 12" Air Lite M-Lok Handguard
Gas Block: .750 Low Profile Steel Gas Block
Gas Tube: Tactical Superiority Stainless Steel Mid-Length Gas Tube
Muzzle Brake: Omega Mfg. Mil-Spec GI A2-Style Birdcage Flash Hider
BCG: Davidson Defense Ambidextrous Side Charging Handle BCG
Charging Handle: ADK Arms Knurled Side Charging Handle
Upper Weight: 4lb 5oz
Please note: If the listing says "In-Stock" it means we have all of the items in stock. Our assembled upper receivers are made to order, please check this LINK to view our most up to date shipping status.