This Dirty Bird Industries Complete Upper features a Black Nitride 16" Sub-MOA Government Profile barrel chambered in 5.56 with a 1:7 twist. Built on a top-tier t-marked Forged Upper Receiver and finished with Dirty Bird's 15" SMRS M-LOK Handguard available in several color options. No corners are cut when manufacturing these complete uppers. All barrels are dimpled and cold blued, use a black nitride 4140 steel gas block and a stainless steel gas tube. The gas block set screws feature knurled cone tops and are installed using blue locktite ensuring that no amount of firing will cause the set screws to come loose but they will still able to be removed for servicing if needed.
**Does NOT include BCG or Charging Handle
Made in the USA - Backed by Dirty Bird Industries' Limited Lifetime Warranty
Chambered in 5.56 (will also function with .223)
16" Government Profile w/ 1:7 Twist
Mid-Length Gas System
Black Nitride Finish
High Pressure Tested and Magnetic Particle Inspected
Machined from aircraft grade 6061-T6 aluminum extrusions.
Type 3 hard anodizing or Cerakote™ sprayed at 1 mil thickness per spec.
M-LOK attachment slots on all sides (except top)
1913 Picatinny top rail with shaved and beveled center section.
Raised QD attachment points at the 3 and 9 o'clock positions.
Snag free design with smooth, uniform octagonal surface ideal for accessory attachment or application of specialty coatings or patterns.
No extraneous cuts in the aluminum simply for the sake of weight savings or enhanced visual appearance.
Aircraft Grade aluminum barrel nut. In our tests, the aluminum barrel nuts are just as effective when torqued to spec. Additionally, the weight savings enable us to utilize a longer barrel nut design which means more surface area at the attachment point without adding unnecessary weight.
Precision Machined from Top Tier 7075-T6 Aluminum Forgings (forge marks may vary)
Not all foged uppers are created equal and we only use the best for our uppers meaning they will be free from excessive pitting, machined to spec and finished with quality (not purple or chalky) hard coat anodizing
Laser etched T-marks
Available Handguard Colors: Black, Magpul™ FDE, Magpul™ OD Green, Midnight Bronze