Caliber With This Upper Build Kit, You Can Feel Confident That You're Getting A Round That Is Generally Available And Reliable, And An Upper Build That We Created, But You Chose. Not Only Is 5.56 NATO Known As A Versatile Round, But As A Smaller Round(Especially In A Rifle Platform), 5.56 NATO Will Be Easy For You To Shoot And Control. With 5.56 NATO Being The Most Popular Round For The AR-15 Platform, This Upper Build Kit Will Be A Crucial Part Of Building Your Personalized Tool For Using This Caliber.
Upper: This Anderson Manufacturing Stripped .458 SOCOM AR-15 upper receiver is made out of Forged 7075-T6 Aircraft Grade Aluminum with an anodized finish.
Barrel: 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.
Handguard: This Upper Features A Premium 15" Gauntlet Arms ACE Series M-Lok Handguard. This Handguard Is Made From The Highest Grade 6061-T6 Aluminum And Is Reinforced With Class 2 Type III Black Hard Anodizing. With M-Lok Cutouts On The Sides, This USA Made Handguard Will Allow You To Mount A Variety Of Accessories.
Muzzle Device: 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.