Palmetto State Armory has recently shown off the PSA AR-V 7″ 9mm 1/10 Nitride Tri-lug MOE EPT PDW pistol featuring an MP5-ish tapered handguard as the latest variant in the AR-V series of pistol caliber carbine offerings from PSA.


  • Barrel: 7″ chrome moly steel tri-lug barrel. Chambered in 9mm, (9×19), with a 1/10 twist. The barrel is nitride treated for durability and finished off with a 5″ MP5 style free-float rail and a 1/2×28 thread protector.
  • Upper: Forged 7075 T6 aluminum AR-V slick side upper is hard coat anodized black for durability. These upper receivers are made for us right here in the USA.
  • Bolt Carrier Group: AR-V 9mm BCG. Nitride treated 8620 steel bolt, with an enhanced firing pin and external 5.56 style extractor. The bolt carrier group is compatible with most aftermarket fire control groups.
  • Lower:. Forged 7075 T6 aluminum and then hard coat anodized, these lowers are purpose built to accept AR-V U9 and CZ Scorpion Magazines. The lower is assembled with a Palmetto State Armory MOE EPT PDW lower build kit with a Magpul Grip and SB Tactical PDW Pistol Stabilizing Brace. This product features last round bolt hold open.


  • Barrel Length: 7″
  • Gas System: Blowback
  • Barrel Profile: Tri-Lug Suppressor Mount & Thread Protector
  • Barrel Steel: 4150V Chrome Moly Steel
  • Barrel Finish: Nitride
  • Chrome Lining: None
  • Muzzle Thread: 1/2-28
  • Chamber: 9mm (9×19)
  • Twist Rate: 1 in 10″
  • Barrel Extension: Blowback
  • Diameter at Gas Block: N/A
  • Gas Block Type: N/A
  • Muzzle Device: 1/2×28 Thread Protector
  • Receiver Material: Forged 7075 T6
  • Receiver Type: AR-V Slick Side Upper
  • Handguard Type: 5″ MP5 Style Free Float Aluminum Handguard
  • Bolt Carrier Group Included: Yes
  • Bolt Steel: 8620
  • Bolt Carrier Profile: AR-V 9mm Bolt Carrier Group
  • Last Round Bolt Hold Open: Yes
  • Charging Handle Included: Yes
  • Lower Receiver: Forged 7075 T6 Aluminum
  • Receiver Finish: Hardcoat Anodized
  • Fire Control Group: Single-Stage, Enhanced Polished Trigger (EPT)
  • Grip: Magpul, Black
  • Buffer Tube: 7075 T6 Aluminum
  • Pistol Brace: SB Tactical PDW Pistol Stabilizing Brace, Black
  • Magazine: PSA AK-V U9 35 Round 9x19mm Magazine, Black (Also compatible with CZ Scorpion Mags)

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