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: 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 With A Cerakote Finish.
Barrel: Included Is A 16" 5.56 NATO Barrel From Faxon Firearms. Made From 4150 CMV And Comes With A Nitrided Finish, This Barrel Has A 1/2x28 Thread Pitch, A 1-8 Twist Rate, And Has A Socom Profile.
Handguard: This Upper Includes A Timber Creek Premium 13" M-Lok Handguard. This Handguard Allows You To Comfortably Grip Your Rifle In A Variety Of Shooting Positions And Securely Mount A Variety Of Accessories.
Muzzle Device: The VG6 EPSILON 556 Is The Pinnacle Of AR-15 Muzzle Devices. The EPSILON 556 Just Outperforms Everything On The Market.
Designed For The Discriminating Shooter And Professional End-Users, VG6 Precision EPSILON 556 Affords You The Best Muzzle Control And Recoil Mitigation The Industry Has To Offer. This Is A True Combination Muzzle Brake / Compensator / Flash Hider. Its Performance Is Matched Only By The Amazing Look Of This Device.
The VG6 Epsilon 556 Carries Many Of The Same Characteristics As The Gamma 556 With A Few Exceptions. Extended Flash Hiding Prongs And No Ports At The 12 O'clock Positions Allow Uninhibited View From Flash Through Optics Or Sights. The Difference In Porting Is Also Noticed On The Underside Of The Device Where It Has 6 Valve Holes To Allow The Fastest Gasses Reaching The Second Chamber To Exit. This Creates Very Soft Low Energy Recoil That Allows For Absolute Control. The VG6 Epsilon 556 Carries All These Specs And Is Priced Well Below Our Competitors.
Barrel MFG: Faxon Firearms
Barrel: 16" 5.56 NATO 4150 CMV Barrel
Twist Rate: 1-8T
Thread Pitch: 1/2x28
Gas System Length: Mid-Length
Upper: AR-15 Cerakote Mil-Spec Upper Receiver
Handguard: Timber Creek Premium 13" M-Lok Handguard
Gas Block: .750 Low Profile Steel Gas Block
Gas Tube: Stainless Steel Mid-Length Gas Tube
Muzzle Device: Aero Precision VG6 Epsilon 1/2x28 Black Nitride Muzzle Brake
Forward Assist: Omega Mfg. Forward Assist Assembly
Ejection Port Door: Omega Mfg. AR-15 Ejection Port Door, Rod And Spring
Upper Weight: 3lb 2.1oz
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