This AR-15 upper assembly is made from the highest quality parts and the rails are engineered and manufactured in Germany with the remaining components being made within the United States. The 12″ Hera Arms IRS is a modern designed, Quad-Rail Handguard that is built to handle the hardest use and abuse of tactical and competitive shooting.
- 7075-T6 Aluminum
- Mil-Spec Anodized Receiver
- Carbine Length Gas Tube Assembly
- 16″ .223 | 5.56 Barrel
- 4150 Chrome Moly Steel Nitride Coated Barrel
- Hera Competition Compensator
- Twist Rate: 1:8
- 12″ Hera Arms IRS handguard/rail
- *Does Not Include Bolt Carrier Group & Charging Handle*
Product Details: AR-15 Upper Assembly – 16″ / .223 | 5.56 / 1:8 / Hera Competition Compensator / 12″ Hera Arms IRS Handguard / Rail
➲ Upper Receiver
The foundation of all good AR's is built upon a dependable upper receiver. CBC upper receivers offer best-in-class quality while providing you years of dependable service. Boasting a MIL-SPEC type III hard coat anodized finish and machined from 7075-T6 forged aluminum, this M4 flat-top receiver delivers a lifetime of superior function. You want your AR built upon a solid platform - this receiver gives you the confidence that your AR-15 will function when it counts most.
➲ Carbine Gas Tube
An essential component to your AR15 is the gas tube, which keeps your build up and running. This gas tube is constructed from corrosion resistant stainless steel ensuring a lifetime of service.
➲ .750 Low Profile Gas Block
The gas block is a critical link in the chain that is too often overlooked. This component ensures that your AR runs reliably. Made from high-quality steel with a smooth nitride finish, this gas block is efficiently designed to stay put with the percussion of gunfire. With its low profile this gas block allows it to fit under the most ergonomically designed handguards and rails on the market.
➲ Quad Handguard
Your AR-15 handguard has huge implications in terms of how much you enjoy your shooting experience. This IRS handguard offers more than just the accuracy enhancements that come with a free-floating rail. It features a modern design and is machined from high-quality aluminum giving it the capability to handle the hardest use and abuse of tactical and competitive shooting. With four full-length picatinny top rail that sits flush with M4 flat top receivers allowing you to have more space for optics and back up iron sights. This AR-15 handguard has a hard coat anodized black finish and features anti-turn millings that prevent turning even at the hardest use.
➲ Colt Competition Style Barrel
The barrel is one of the few components that directly affect the accuracy and weight of your build. This barrel has a nitride finish for increased strength and durability. While featuring a special contour that is designed to be lighter than a conventual SOCOM barrel giving you that extra edge when shooting 3-gun competitions. This barrel offers a 1:8 twist rate, suitable for both heavy and light ammunition. It is corrosion resistant resulting in an extended barrel life that is longer than conventional chrome lining. Thus, being the perfect barrel for long distance shooting, competitions, hunting and practically any shooting application you’ll subject your AR-15 too.