New for 2014, MEAN Arms is introducing their new Hybrid-15 rifle. Click here to watch a strength test video of this new product. Chambered in 5.56mm NATO, the MEAN Hybrid-15 has a chrome-lined government profile barrel with a 1:7 twist, an A2 front sight, and a mil-spec trigger group, buffer tube and buttstock.
Perhaps most importantly, the Hybrid-15 incorporates MEAN’s 7075-T6 aluminum insert anodized to Mil-Spec standards and composite AR-15 lower receiver. The patent pending design features aircraft grade aluminum around the buffer tube area for increased strength, while the remaining lower is molded polymer which utilizes a special lightweight composite/fiberglass blend. The aluminum insert on the MEAN Hybrid-15 is designed to take the place of polymer, rather than reinforce it.
The American-made MEAN Hybrid-15 rifle also has includes a forward assist, an MOE forward handguard and flip-up rear sight, and two MOE magazines, as well as an M16 bolt carrier group, and an overall weight of 6.186 pounds. Manufacturer suggested retail price for this item is $1,199. It comes with a lifetime warranty. See below for additional details.
Features: MEAN Hybrid-15 Rifle
-Chrome lined barrel 1:7 twist chambered in 5.56 NATO
-A2 front sight
-7075-T6 forged upper receiver
-M16 bolt carrier group
-Mil-Spec trigger group
-Mil-Spec buffer tube
-MOE forward handguard
-MOE flip up rear sight
-(2) MOE Magazines
-Transferable Lifetime Warranty
-Designed and Manufactured in the U.S.A.
MEAN is a company which manufactures a line of complete rifles, as well as upper and lower receivers. They also sell t-shirts, hats, button up shirts and stickers. For more information about the MEAN Hybrid-15 Rifle and their completely range of products, please visit www.meanarms.com