Smith & Wesson just announced the release of its newest carbine, the S&W M&P15T II. Chambered in 5.56 NATO, the M&P15T II features a host of component upgrades. It comprises an out-of-the-box ready rifle package, one suited to duty, defense or sport.
S&W M&P15T II Details
Smith & Wesson chose several best-in-class components for this rifle build. Upgrades include a full-length aluminum M-LOK handguard and flat-face trigger. An M&P grip features interchangeable palmswell inserts for a custom fit. A Magpul CTR Carbine Stock and MBUS sights provide popular aftermarket upgrades as well.
“With the M&P15T II, we set out to include some of the latest features that consumers demand on a high-end MSR – a full-length handguard, flat face trigger, ambidextrous controls, and more,” said Vince Perreault, Senior Brand Manager, S&W. “The M&P15T II delivers premium enhancements in a high-performance modern sporting rifle.”
The S&W M&P15T II features a free-float 16-inch barrel with 5R rifling and a 1:8 twist rate. A mid-length gas system powers the carbine, delivering reduced recoil and efficient cycling, according to Smith & Wesson. The M&P15T II includes a forged, oversized trigger guard for maximum clearance wearing gloves. The flat-face trigger delivers a crisp, consistent pull.
The rifle comes standard with a Radian Raptor-LT charging handle, delivering ambidextrous manipulation. The Magpul components delivers well-known, popular choices from the start.
When you view the package in its entirety, the M&P15T II brings delivers about everything a shooter could want. Simply add your preferred optic, if you choose, and you’re off and running. The S&W M&P15T II retails for $1,372. For even more info, please visit smith-wesson.com.
Smith & Wesson M&P15T II Specs
- Caliber: 5.56mm NATO/ .223
- Overall Capacity: 30+1
- Safety: Manual Safety on Lower
- Overall Length: 36.9 inches
- Front Sight: Folding Magpul MBUS
- Rear Sight: Folding Magpul MBUS
- Action: Gas-Operated Semi-Auto
- Stock: Magpul CTR Carbine Stock
- Grip: M&P, with Interchangeable Palmswell Grip Inserts
- Barrel Material: 4140 Chrome-Moly Vandium Steel
- Barrel Twist: 1:8-inch, 5R Rifling
- Overall Barrel Length: 16 inches
- Overall Weight: 6.7 pounds
- MSRP: $1,372