American-made, Veteran-owned company leading the way in product innovation and manufacturing capabilities
American Built Arms Company (A*B Arms), a leading provider of American-made, unparalleled firearms parts and accessories, offers precision engineered proprietary polymer parts and Swiss machined internal metal components to firearms enthusiasts, dealers, distributors and firearms manufacturers that demand optimum performance from their modern sporting rifles.
A*B Arms, a Veteran-owned, privately held company, formed in 2010 with the mission to become the preeminent manufacturer of firearms parts and accessories for the defense, law enforcement, security and the sporting goods markets. Building on the founders’ military experience combined with years of firearms, manufacturing, sales and marketing knowledge, A*B Arms strengthened their offerings by focusing on developing new products using the most technologically advanced materials on meticulous Swiss CNC machines. A*B Arms capabilities extend from initial product consultation and design to rapid prototyping using 3-D printing methods, manufacturing, testing, custom laser engraving and etching and includes the applications of NiB, phosphate and other coatings.
A*B Arms manufactures polymer and metal products for end-users, dealers, distributors and the industry’s leading manufacturers utilizing their own molds and tools. The polymer offerings include the ergonomic A*B Arms A*B Pro Hand Guard, a two-piece design that accommodates gas piston or direct gas impingement AR-15/M16 style rifles. The A*B Pro hand guard is made from a proprietary polymer formula of heat stabilized nylon reinforced with high-strength fibers and an upper and lower heat shield that provides for maximum cooling during high volume shooting.
The A*B Pro flat top hand guard weighs only 4-ounces and is available in Black, Flat Dark Earth, MULTI-CAM, and OD Green (MSRP starts at $40.99). The A*B Arms MOD1 Hand Guard features all the same benefits as the Pro and includes an integrated MIL-Spec Picatinny rail on top for accessory customization. (MSRP starts at $40.99). The A*B Arms MIL-Spec Picatinny rails come in 4, 5 and 7 slot configurations with integrated hardware molded directly into the part to add strength and durability. A*B Arms will be launching other innovative polymer products throughout 2014.
A*B Arms hand guards are also available through their OEM program, allowing firearms manufactures to private-label these ergonomic polymer hand guards with their own logo. Manufacturers can choose between the available three colors and two styles and as an added benefit to becoming an A*B Arms OEM partner, receive distributor discounts off of other polymer and metal parts from A*B Arms.
A*B Arms AR-15/M16 metal parts are precision manufactured and finished on state-of-the-art Swiss CNC machines to meet exacting tolerances for individual operators to leading firearms manufacturers. A*B Arms 5.56 MIL-Spec+ bolt assembliesmade with MPI tested, Carpenter 158 steel heat treated and shot peened to MIL-Spec requirements and then coated with nickel boron or phosphate. A*B Arms produces bolt assemblies, 5.56 bolt carrier groups, gas rings, extractors, ejectors, firing pins, bolt carriers and cam pins. All products must pass the rigorous testing and quality control that A*B Arms customers have come to recognize and appreciate.
“American Built Arms Company is 110% committed to product and service excellence,” A*B Arms President and Founder, Jason Combs said. “Nothing goes out our door that doesn’t carry our company DNA in it, ‘Honor, Service, and Integrity.'”
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