25 New AR Rifles and Carbines for 2014

A glimpse at 25 new AR rifles to look out for in 2014, including new releases by Colt, Daniel Defense and more.

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  • Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | JP Enterprises Always Be Ready 3
    Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | JP Enterprises Always Be Ready
  • JP Enterprises Always Be Ready
    Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | JP Enterprises Always Be Ready
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    Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | JP Enterprises Always Be Ready
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    Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | JP Enterprises Always Be Ready

JP Enterprises Always Be Ready
JP Enterprises and 5.11 Tactical have teamed up to create three new rifle models for 2014 that all feature a custom storm grey Cerakote and 5.11 Tactical logos. The “Always Be Ready” series offers three distinct models. The SCR-11 is a competition rifle in .223 or 300 Blackout. The JP-15 is a .223 perfect for military or law enforcement operators. And the LRP-07 is a .308 rifle customized for precise long-range accuracy.

For more information, visit jprifles.com.

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  • Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | Lancer L30 4
    Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | Lancer L30
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    Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | Lancer L30
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    Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | Lancer L30
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    Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | Lancer L30

Lancer L30
Lancer has unleashed its new L30 series of 7.62mm rifles. Several variations will soon be available, including the Modern Battle Rifle, a carbine-sized, full-power gun. The rifle comes standard with a 16-inch barrel, a carbon-fiber free-floating handguard, an Ergo grip, a collapsible stock and an ambidextrous rear single-point sling attachment. All L30 rifles also feature changeable magazine well extensions and billet upper and lower receivers. For more information, visit lancer-systems.com.

Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | LMT SLK8

Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | LMT SLK8

LMT SLK8
The new SLK8 rifle from Lewis Machine & Tool (LMT) is specifically designed to meet the needs of 3-Gun shooters. The SLK8 features a match-grade, stainless steel barrel with a 1-in-7.5-inch twist rate and 5R cut rifling for superior accuracy (available in 16- and 20-inch lengths). The 5.56mm rifle also features an ambidextrous magazine release, a two-stage match trigger and an exclusive Ergo grip. For more information, visit lewismachine.net.

Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | LWRCI M6 IC PSD

Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | LWRCI M6 IC PSD

LWRCI M6 IC PSD
Based on LWRCI’s Individual Carbine (IC) platform, this 5.56mm rifle combines an 8.5-inch barrel with an Ultra Compact stock (1 inch shorter than the Compact stock). The M6 IC PSD rifle is also outfitted with a patent-pending ARM-R rail system, featuring a removable top portion and a return-to-zero system that requires no tools. The carbine-length rail over the low-profile gas block provides plenty of room for adding sights and accessories. The M6 IC PSD rifle combines submachine gun size with a battle rifle cartridge and LWRCI’s ultra-reliable gas-piston operating system, offering the professional shooter never-before-realized capabilities in one sweet little package. For more information, visit lwrci.com.

Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | Precision Reflex Tactical Operator

Top 25 AR Rifles for 2014 | Precision Reflex Tactical Operator

Precision Reflex Tactical Operator
The rifle is available in 5.56mm NATO with either a Douglas (16-inch, 1-in-8-inch twist) or a Bergara barrel (17-inch, 1-in-9-inch twist), or in 300 AAC Blackout with the Douglas barrel. The round, rifle-length handguard is built using carbon fiber, aluminum and steel with extended rails, flip-up rear and front sights and a custom muzzle brake. For more information, visit precisionreflex.com.