Blemish: Chips in coating along side of handguard (see pictures)
Manufactured from a blended aluminum & magnesium alloy. Approximately 30% reduction in material weight compared to commonly used 6061 aluminum.
Wear layer is a plasma deposition process that provides a tough ceramic-like coating with superior wear resistance compared to anodizing. E-cote black finish.
FOR AR-15 PLATFORM
3 INTEGRATED QD SWIVEL MOUNTING POINTS
SLIM DESIGN with an ID of 1.3"(left to right) & 1.55" (top to bottom for gas block clearance)
16.5" LENGTH: 16.5 IN WIDTH: 1.5 IN HEIGHT: 1.97 IN
WEIGHS APPROX. 5.7 OZ
BARREL NUT FEATURES:
SUPER ALUMINUM 7068; SIGNIFICANTLY HARDER & STRONGER THAN 7075 ALUMINUM
TYPE III HARDCOAT ANODIZED BLACK
SHIPS WITH WRENCH & MOUNTING SCREWS (TORX T25)
WEIGHS APPROX. 1.13 OZ
INCLUDED IN RAIL PURCHASE
Hyper-light magnesium handguard barrel nut interface tolerance is tighter and handguard may need to be tapped on with a plastic/rubber hammer. Light heat from a heat gun can also ease installation.