Grey Ghost Precision (the firearms division of Grey Ghost Gear) is proud to officially announce the release of the Specter Series of rifles.
The Specter rifle series begins with a Heavy (.308) and Light (5.56). The Specter Heavy is a DMR (Designated Marksman Rifle) class long gun; a rugged, lightweight and robust option for shooting out to 700m and beyond. The Specter Light brings the same benefits to those who prefer a 5.56 weapon. The Specters are built to be durable, reliable, affordable, accurate and attainable—all without compromising quality.
New 7.62mm suppressor line focuses on attention to detail in engineering and materials and includes the Sandman-S®, Sandman-L® and Sandman Ti® models.
Sandman® baffles are constructed from 100 percent Stellite®, more costly than traditional stainless steel, but offering better performance under extreme conditions and usage than Inconel®. Tubes are made from high performance precipitation hardened stainless steel, making the Sandman® series lightweight with no sacrifice on strength.
I just finished reading an interesting article over on The Firearm Blog about the history behind the development of what became HK’s signature roller-delayed blowback system of operation.
It all began with this rifle – the Gerät 03 roller-locked testbed 8mm rifle…
Now, you could be forgiven for thinking that’s a G43 with a higher-capacity magazine – until you compare it side-by-side with a standard G43…
Notice the subtle external differences?
IWI US, Inc., a subsidiary of Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) Ltd., proudly announces the IWI US Galil ACE® pistol for the American market. The first descendant of the world famous Galil rifle to come to the US since 1993 will hit US dealer’s shelves in the first quarter of 2015.
The IWI US Galil ACE® pistol will be available initially in 7.62x39mm with an 8.3″ barrel and an overall length of 18″. The Galil ACE pistol has a 2-piece Picatinny rail with adjustable front and rear sights with Tritium post on the front site. The Tri-Rail forearm system features removable covers, including a protected pressure switch area. The Galil accepts standard AK-style magazines.
A feature of the IWI US Galil ACE® is the new location of the charging handle. It has been moved to the left side enabling the user to maintain control over the pistol while charging and also allows for faster target re-acquisition. The safety selector is available on right and left sides.
MSRP is $1,749.00.
Shipping begins February 2015.
IWI US Galil ACE® Pistol Specifications:
- Caliber: 7.62x39mm
- Barrel Length: 8.3″
- Overall Length: 18″
- Weight: 6 lbs.
For more information, visit IWI US Inc on the web www.iwi.us or on Facebook www.facebook.com/IWIUS
IWI (Israel Weapon Industries) is introducing the new Galil ACE into the U.S. market in February of 2015, just after SHOT Show. Two models in 7.62×39 caliber will be available, a 16″ barreled rifle and a 8.3″ barreled pistol which will have a side folding SB15 type brace system as an option. Both use standard AK magazines.
Read the full story, and watch the video, over on The Bang Switch.
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