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ARES Defense ARES-15 MCR 5.56 NATO Belt Fed AR15 Black

FightLite Industries
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The Ares Defense Systems ARES-15 Mission Configurable Rifle (MCR) is a ground breaking AR-15 in a class by its own! This rifle features exceptional flexibility with a unique upper receiver that can be instantly changed, adapted and reconfigured to virtually any profile. It offers a quick change barrel system with additional barrels in 12", 16" and 20" lengths, sold separately, all NFA rules apply. The short stroke gas piston system is suppressor ready with an adjustable gas regulator. An Ares side charging system with installed belt-feed module allows you to use M249 SAW disintegrating M27 linked ammo or traditional AR-15 magazines. With a co-planar handguard and rail interface system the ARES-15 MCR is ready to accept your favorite optics. You can expect similar characteristics to the familiar AR-15 rifle. It has an A2 pistol grip, a 6 position collapsible stock, an A2 front sight post and a rear peep sight. The receivers are forged 7075-T6 aluminum with a hardcoat anodized finish for a lifetime of hard use. Get an ARES-15 Mission Configurable Rifle and experience the ultimate AR-15 platform rifle for yourself!

Specifications and Features:
ARES Defense Systems ARES-15 MCR MCR-014KM
Belt-Fed AR-15 Semi Automatic Rifle
5.56mm NATO (accepts .223 Remington)
Short Stroke Gas Piston Operated
Adjustable Gas Regulator
16.25" Barrel with A2 Flash Hider
1:7" Twist rate
30 Rounds
Dual Feed System Accepts Mags and Belts
Forged 7075-T6 aluminum receivers
Carbine Length Co-Planar Hand Guard
Upper Receiver Rail Interface System
MIL-STD 1913 Picatinny Rails
A2 style pistol grip
6 Position Collapsible Stock
A2 Front Sight Post
Rail Mounted Rear Peep Sight
Overall len gth 32.25"
Overall weight 7.45 lbs
Hardcoat Anodized Black Finish
Made in the USA

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