The CAR-15 XM177 or also known as the CAR-15 Commando was a part of a special forces call out designed in 1966 in response to the US military’s desire for a compact M16 variant during Vietnam War for jungle warfare to improve on the inadequacies of some of the previous shortened M16 types.
This TYPE-A Blood Diamond is built on an accurate fixed carry handle upper with options for an A2 style or C7 depending on user preference. Built with proven mil-spec components to make it an incredibly versatile rifle. The Blood Diamond is equipped with a 10.5″ 4150 Valium steel barrel with an modified XM-177 muzzle. It’s also equipped with a 7 hole classic clamshell handguard, A2 grip, and CAR15 style stock. The TYPE-A Blood Diamond is driven by our TYPE-A QPQ bolt carrier group w/R.E.M Polish. Equipped with a DGI (direct gas impingement) system and our new TYPE-A PMC Straight 2-stage trigger to give it consistent reliability time after time.
This rifle is available as an SBR ONLY. All rifles will come standard with a Weaver Style mount and Aimpoint PRO as standard. All firearms will be Spray Painted at the factory to ensure consistency as well.
NOTE: All of our rifles are Hardcoat Anodized and then Cerakoted to give you a longer lasting more durable finish. We wanted your rifle to wear to the anodized surface vs. the raw aluminum surface like some of our competitors. Just another added benefit making our rifles…TYPE-A.
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