Overview

Prod Overview CAR 816 Black

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The CAR 816 is a center-fire, gas-operated, and rotating bolt system tactical rifle, chambered in 5.56x45 mm NATO. The CAR 816 is a tactical weapon 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 from 7.5’’ PDW, 10.5” CQB, and 14.5” Carbine to 16” Carbine rifle.

CAR 816 Standard Features

  • 816 operates on the new short-stroke piston system with three settings
  • Single Cerakote colour finish available
  • Semi-automatic only and select-fire models
  • Multiple barrel lengths from 7.5” PDW to 16”
  • Full Ambi configuration
  • Eight QD Sling Attachments

specifications

PDW 7.5”
CALIBRE 5.56x45mm NATO
OPERATING PRINCIPLE Gas operated, piston
MODES OF FIRE Safe, semi, and automatic
OVERALL LENGTH (STOCK EXTENDED) 27.9”(709 mm)
OVERALL LENGTH (STOCK COLLAPSED) 24.7”(627 mm)
BARREL LENGTH 7.5”(190 mm)
BARRELL CONTOUR Mil Std M4
RATE OF TWIST 1:7 / 178
MUZZLE BRAKE A2 style
SITE RADIUS 10.6”(270mm)
WEIGHT W/O MAGAZINE 6.44lbs(2.92kg)
TRIGGER TYPE MIL-SPEC
TRIGGER PULL 2.49-4.31kg (5.5-9.5lbs)
MAGAZINE TYPE Aluminium
MAGAZINE CAPACITY, RND 30
BUTTSTOCK Adjustable length (6 positions)
CYCLING RATE OF FIRE 750-950 rpm
Specification CAR 816 Black
COMPACT 10.5"
CALIBRE 5.56x45mm NATO
OPERATING PRINCIPLE Gas operated, piston
MODES OF FIRE Safe, semi, and automatic
OVERALL LENGTH (STOCK EXTENDED) 30.6” (778mm)
OVERALL LENGTH (STOCK COLLAPSED) 27.3” (694mm)
BARREL LENGTH 10.5” (267mm)
BARRELL CONTOUR Mil Std M4
RATE OF TWIST 1:7 / 178
MUZZLE BRAKE A2 style
SITE RADIUS 14” (355.6mm)
WEIGHT W/O MAGAZINE 6.7lbs (3.05kg) 
TRIGGER TYPE MIL-SPEC
TRIGGER PULL 2.49-4.31kg (5.5-9.5lbs)
MAGAZINE TYPE Aluminium
MAGAZINE CAPACITY, RND 30
BUTTSTOCK Adjustable length (6 positions)
CYCLING RATE OF FIRE 750-950 rpm
Specification CAR 816 Round Magazine Black
CARBINE 14.5"
CALIBRE 5.56x45mm NATO
OPERATING PRINCIPLE Gas operated, piston
MODES OF FIRE Safe, semi, and automatic
OVERALL LENGTH (STOCK EXTENDED) 34.8” (887mm)
OVERALL LENGTH (STOCK COLLAPSED) 31.5” (802mm)
BARREL LENGTH 14.5” (368mm)
BARRELL CONTOUR Mil Std M4
RATE OF TWIST 1:7 / 178
MUZZLE BRAKE A2 style
SITE RADIUS 14” (355.6mm)
WEIGHT W/O MAGAZINE 7.2lbs (3.3kg)  
TRIGGER TYPE MIL-SPEC
TRIGGER PULL 2.49-4.31kg (5.5-9.5lbs)
MAGAZINE TYPE Aluminium
MAGAZINE CAPACITY, RND 30
BUTTSTOCK Adjustable length (6 positions)
CYCLING RATE OF FIRE 750-950 rpm
Specifications CAR 816 Black Side
CARBINE 16"
CALIBRE 5.56x45mm NATO
OPERATING PRINCIPLE Gas operated, piston
MODES OF FIRE Safe, semi, and automatic
OVERALL LENGTH (STOCK EXTENDED) 36.3” (992mm)
OVERALL LENGTH (STOCK COLLAPSED) 33” (838mm)
BARREL LENGTH 16” (406mm)
BARRELL CONTOUR Mil Std M4
RATE OF TWIST 1:7 / 178
MUZZLE BRAKE A2 style
SITE RADIUS 14” (355.6mm)
WEIGHT W/O MAGAZINE 7.2lbs (3.3kg)  
TRIGGER TYPE MIL-SPEC
TRIGGER PULL 2.49-4.31kg (5.5-9.5lbs)
MAGAZINE TYPE Aluminium
MAGAZINE CAPACITY, RND 30
BUTTSTOCK Adjustable length (6 positions)
CYCLING RATE OF FIRE 750-950 rpm
Specifications CAR 816 Black Side Temporary