Armalite Rolls Out Brand New, Precision AR-15 Rifle
Armalite is rolling out a new AR-15 rifle, the M-15TBN. The new, definitely tactically styled rifle, is based around an 18″, heavy stainless steel 1:8 barrel, designed to fire a multitude of rounds accurately.
The rifle also comes stock from the factory with Armalite’s National Match Two Stage Trigger and free float, quad rail, handguard. The entire package, without optics, comes in at a respectable, but not lightweight, 7.9lbs.
Among other features of the rifle:
Caliber: .223/5.56 X 45 mm NATO National Match
Barrel: 18″ AISI 416R Stainless Steel T Heavy
Rifling Twist: RH 1:8”
Muzzle Device: Flash Suppressor
Gas Block: ArmaLite Low-profile Gas Block
Handguard: ArmaLite Free Float Quadrail
Upper Receiver: Forged Flattop with Picatinny Rail, 7075-T6 Aluminum
Lower Receiver: 7075-T6 Aluminum (forged)
Trigger: National Match two stage
Overall Length: 35.2-38.5“
Weight: 7.9 lbs.
Finish: Hard Anodized Aluminum, Manganese Phosphated Steel
Included with Rifle: One 10 Round Magazine, Owner’s Manual, Limited Lifetime Warranty
The MSRP is $1,449.00, but you can expect the actual retail price to be a bit lower, putting it in line with most other premium, factory ARs.