CAR 816

CAR 816

The CAR 816 is a center-fire, gas operated, and rotating bolt system assault rifle, chambered in NATO 5.56 x 45. The CAR 816 is an assault rifle designed for the high-end use of law enforcement and military applications. The weapon is available in semi-automatic and select fire configurations. 

The operating system is a short stroke pushrod gas piston system. The gas systems are controlled by an adjustable gas valve with three positions. 

Position one is for normal operation. 
Position two is for operation in adverse conditions, low impulse ammunition, or when the system becomes fouled. 
Position three is for normal operation with a sound suppressor affixed and allows cycling of the action. The weapon is available in various barrel lengths 10.5” CQB, 14.5” Carbine and 16” Carbine Rifle.

  •  816 operates on the new short stroke piston system with three settings.
  •  Single or 2-tone Cerakote color finish available.
  •  Semi-automatic only and select fire models.
  •  Multiple barrel lengths 10.5" CQB, 14.5" Carbine and 16" Carbine.
  •  Upper and lower tension device.

COMPACT 10.5"

Caliber5.56 x 45mm NATO
Operating principle Gas operated, piston
Modes of fireSafe, Semi and Automatic
Overall Length (STOCK EXTENDED) 30.6" (778mm)
Overall Length Stock Collapsed 27.3"(694mm)
Barrel Length 10.5" (267mm)
Barrel Contour Mil Std M4
Rifling Twist 1:7 /178
Muzzle Brake A2 Style
Sight Radius 14"(355.6mm)
Weight w/o Magazine 6.7 lbs (3.05 kg)
Trigger type Mil Spec
Trigger Pull (2.49-4.31 kg) (5.5-9.5 lbs)
Magazine type Aluminium
Magazine capacity, rnd. 30
Butt stock Adjustable length (6 positions)
Cyclic rate of fire 750-950 rpm

CARBINE 14.5"

Caliber5.56 x 45mm NATO
Operating principleGas operated, piston
Modes of fireSafe, Semi and Automatic
Overall Length (STOCK EXTENDED)34.8" (887mm)
Overall Length Stock Collapsed31.5"(802mm)
Barrel Length14.5" (368mm)
Barrel ContourMil Std M4
Rifling Twist1:7 /178
Muzzle BrakeA2 Style
Sight Radius14"(355.6mm)
Weight w/o Magazine7.2 lbs (3.3 kg)
Trigger typeMil Spec
Trigger Pull(2.49-4.31 kg) (5.5-9.5 lbs)
Magazine typeAluminium
Magazine capacity, rnd.30
Butt stockAdjustable length (6 positions)
Cyclic rate of fire750-950 rpm

CARBINE 16"

Caliber5.56 x 45mm NATO
Operating principleGas operated, piston
Modes of fireSafe, Semi and Automatic
Overall Length (STOCK EXTENDED)36.3" (922mm)
Overall Length Stock Collapsed33"(838mm)
Barrel Length16" (406mm)
Barrel ContourMil Std M4
Rifling Twist1:7 /178
Muzzle BrakeA2 Style
Sight Radius14"(355.6mm)
Weight w/o Magazine7.4 lbs (3.4 kg)
Trigger typeMil Spec
Trigger Pull(2.49-4.31 kg) (5.5-9.5 lbs)
Magazine typeAluminium
Magazine capacity, rnd.30
Butt stockAdjustable length (6 positions)
Cyclic rate of fire750-950 rpm

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