Aero Precision M4E1-SD Complete Upper Receiver; MSRP: $1,549; The M4E1-SD is a collaboration project between Aero Precision, SilencerCo and Ballistic Advantage. This 300 Blackout dedicated suppressed upper receiver is the first of its kind in the Aero Precision lineup and has been fine-tuned, resulting in a premium- quality, high-performance upper assembly.
Angel 7 Industries i-RMR Lens Technology; MSRP: $195; Angel 7 Industries, LLC (A7) has developed a next-generation, versatile, and enhanced ballistic lens technology called i-RMR. This new lens technology is a patent-pending, proprietary process that drastically increases the protective capability of lenses for eye protection, including spectacles and goggles.
Ballistic Brand Snap-Back Cap; MSRP: $24.99; If you enjoy Ballistic as much as we do, you will want to rock this classic Ballistic brand snap-back cap. The Ballistic “B” appears on the front crown in your choice of white or black raised embroidery on a black cap. The Ballistic logotype is also embroidered on the side in black, and the cap is adjustable to fit most noggins.
ENDO A2 Flash Hider AR-15 Bottle Opener; MSRP: $35; Breach bottle caps with ease! Perfect for any AR fan, the A2 Flash Hider AR-15 Bottle Opener is made of steel and features a 3-inch mock barrel extension for added grip. The overall length is 4.5 inches, and the opener is made in the U.S.
EraThr3 E3 Precision Titanium Dice; MSRP: $90; If you’re going to roll the dice, it’s best that you roll precision-machined dice made from titanium from EraThr3. This pair features beveled edges and well-defined numbers that look as good as they feel roll after roll.
Fred & Friends Freeze! Ice Tray; MSRP: $9.50; If your Arnold Palmer is packing too much heat, cool it off with a couple of pistol-shaped ice cubes. The Freeze! ice tray by Fred & Friends is a flexible silicone rubber tray that makes six pistol ice cubes at a time.
Gerber eFECT Military Maintenance Tool; MSRP: $127; The eFECT was specially created to assist in cleaning and maintaining AR-15-type firearms. Developed with direct input from U.S. military personnel, the tool is compatible with the Otis cleaning components such as brushes and picks. It comes with a ballistic nylon sheath.
HIPERFIRE HIPERTOUCH TarHeel 24 Trigger System; MSRP: $275; The HIPERTOUCH TH24 is HIPERFIRE’s top-of-the-line competition trigger for 5.56mm and 7.62mm AR rifles. HIPERTOUCH fire control groups have uniquely solved two problems with stock AR triggers and AR trigger upgrades respectively: 1) high trigger weight, and 2) low hammer fall energy.
Magpul MOE AK Stock; MSRP: $59.95; Providing Magpul construction and ingenuity to the venerable AK platform, the Magpul MOE AK Stock is an optimized fixed stock that fits most stamped-receiver AK-47 and AK-74 rifles. It provides internal storage, several QD sling options, a rubber butt-pad and optional snap-on cheek risers (sold separately.)
Quick Fire Cases QF640 AR-15 Case; MSRP: $338.95; Quick Fire’s injection molded, mil-standard, waterproof QF640 case is injection-molded of ultra-high-strength polypropylene copolymer resin and features a gasketed, water- and dust-tight submersible design (MIL-C-4150J) that is resistant to corrosion and impact damage.
Spyderco Tenacious G-10 Combo Edge; MSRP: $69.95; Spyderco’s Tenacious knife has a black G-10 laminate handle and a 3.39-inch 8Cr13Mov stainless blade that is leaf-shaped and ground flat from the spine to its cutting edge for enhanced performance. Spyderco’s distinctive round hole and spine jimping allow for easy opening of the blade and a slip-proof spine for a confident grip.
Way Of The Gun PLM Proctor Light Mount; MSRP: $68.50; Frank Proctor teamed up with Unity Tactical to create an ultra-lightweight flashlight mount that takes only a single Picatinny slot of space on your rail. Made of stainless steel, the mount fits Streamlight ProTac 1L and 2L lights and SureFire E Series lights.
Every issue of BALLSTIC, the premier firearms lifestyle magazine, offers several roundups of new products to keep you on the cutting edge of the tactical world.
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The fall 2015 issue of BALLISTIC featured both “AMMO CAN” and “SUPPLY DROP” articles full of new products, including the Aero Precision M4E1-SD complete upper receiver. This dedicated suppressed 300 Blackout upper assembly is a collaboration between Aero Precision, SilencerCo and Ballistic Advantage. It’s been fine-tuned for high-quality performance.
Another great new enhancement for AR-platform rifles is the Magpul MOE AK Stock, a fixed stock optimized for stamped-receiver AK-47 and AK-74-style weapons. It provides internal storage, several quick-detach sling options, a rubber buttpad and optional snap-on cheek risers (sold separately).
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But the hits keep on coming. Another next-gen upgrade is the HIPERTOUCH TH24 Trigger System from HIPERFIRE, a top-of-the-line competition-grade trigger for 5.56mm and 7.62mm ARs. This trigger has a lighter trigger pull weight with a crisp reset while still providing enough hammer fall energy for complete reliability.
For more information on the products featured in the photo gallery above, please visit the following websites:
- Aero Precision M4E1-SD Complete Upper Receiver: aeroprecisionusa.com
- Angel 7 Industries, LLC. i-RMR Lens Technology: a7opticalsystems.com
- Ballistic Brand Snap-Back Cap: ballisticbrand.com
- ENDO A2 Flash Hider AR-15 Bottle Opener: endoapparel.com
- EraThr3 E3 Precision Titanium Dice: URL: erathr3.com
- Fred & Friends Freeze! Ice Tray: fredandfriends.com
- Gerber eFECT Military Maintenance Tool: gerbergear.com
- HIPERFIRE HIPERTOUCH TarHeel 24 Trigger System: hiperfire.com
- Magpul MOE AK Stock: magpul.com
- Quick Fire Cases QF640 AR-15 Case: quickfirecases.com
- Spyderco Tenacious G-10 Combo Edge: spyderco.com
- Way Of The Gun PLM Proctor Light Mount: wayofthegun.us
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by Tactical-Life / Aug 31, 2015