Faxon Firearms recently rolled out some limited edition Gold TIN PVD coated AR15 rifle barrels in 16″ gunner profile, 18″ heavy fluted profile, and 20″ heavy fluted profile all chambered in 223 Wylde.
Faxon Firearms states “Manufactured 100% in-house from gun-barrel-quality bar-stock, the Match Series starts with 416-R in 5R rifling. 5R is a hybrid rifling, with lands opposite grooves and reduced sharp angles that reduces jacket deformation increasing velocity and easy cleaning. We chamber our Match Series in .223 Wylde, a hybrid chamber that the 5R rifling takes full advantage of. Better accuracy through less bullet jump, but fully and individually MPI tested for your safety. After rigorous testing, the barrels are Nitride treated inside and out, locking in the bore, improving barrel life, and keeping the elements at bay. “
-Barrel Material: 416-R Stainless
-Barrel Type: 5R Button Rifled
-Barrel Caliber: .223 Wylde
-Barrel Twist: 1:8
-Inside Finish: Salt Bath Nitride
-Outside Finish: Salt Bath Nitride
-Muzzle Thread: 1/2-28 TPI (Threads Per Inch)
-Gas Block Diameter: .750″
-Barrel Extension: M4 – Nickel Teflon Coated
-Magnetic Particle Inspected!
-Polished 11-degree Target Crown
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