Semi-automatic, AR Type
The M153GN’s are Armalite’s flagship competition rifles that are built to win. This carbine is compact, light, and ultra-fast. The low profile handguard covers a free-floating 18-in. barrel with Armalite’s own tunable muzzle brake. An adjustable gas block also allows the rifle to be individually set for optimal performance. Muzzle Device: ArmaLite tunable brake. Front Sight Base: 2” MIL-STD 1913 rail section at forward 12 o’clock position of hand guard. Handguard: 15” free-float 3-gun. Stock: MBA-1 light weight precision adjustable for length of pull and comb height. Upper Receiver: Forged Flattop with MIL-STD rail, 7075-T6 aluminum. Lower Receiver: 7075-T6 aluminum (forged). Safety: Ambidextrous. Trigger: Timney 3 lb. single-stage trigger. Charging Handle: “Raptor” ambidextrous. Finish: Hard anodized aluminum, manganese phosphated steel.
|Caliber:||223 Remington (5.56×45mm NATO)|
|Rate of twist:||1 in 8"|
|Overall length:||39.5 - 40.5"|
|Trigger:||Timney 3 lb. single-stage trigge|
|Magazine type:||Magpul Pmag|