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Franklin Armory BFSIII M4 Carbine AR-15 Semi Auto Rifle 5.56 NATO 20" Heavy Barrel 30 Rounds

Franklin Armory
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The Franklin Armory BFS 3 M4 Carbine is more than just another AR! This 5.56 NATO chambered rifle takes the M4 platform to the next level with Franklin's Binary Firing System! This semi automatic rifle is built from the ground up to give shooters an reliable, durable, and extremely accurate firearm with excellent fit and function. It has a 16" M4 contour barrel with a Salt Bath Nitride finish inside and out. M4 double heat shielded handguards, a carbine length gas system, and an A2 front sight gas block, give you the reliability you can count on. But the trigger in this rifle makes all the difference!
Franklin Armory Binary Firing System fires both on the trigger pull and on the release! This is a new and innovative concept that takes a bit to wrap your brain around. Instead of getting a trigger reset, you get an additional round! Two quick shots back to back can make all the difference in the field, in the heat of competition or in a defensive emergency. The BFS trigger is a game changer, that is for certain! Franklin Armory maintains their commitment to excellent rifles, and that continued commitment is evident in the BFS III M4 Carbine .

Specifications and Features:
Franklin Armory BFS-3 Equipped M4 Carbine
AR-15 Semi Automatic Rifle 5.56 NATO (accepts .223 Remington)
30 Rounds
16" M4 Contour Barrel
1:8 Twist with SBN Chamber, Bore, and Finish
Threaded Muzzel with A2 Flash Hider
Carbine Length Gas System
A2 Front Sight Gas Block with Bayonet Lug
Forged 7075-T6 Aluminum A4 Upper Receiver
M4 Double Heat Shield Handguards
Forged 7075-T6 Aluminum Lower Receiver
Franklin Armory Binary Firing System Trigger
6 Position Collapsible Stock
A2 Pistol Grip
Hard Co at Type III Black Anodized Finish

Item#: 9-302658
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