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Build Breakdown #5 Fightlite SCR

The following are the ingredients to put together the following pictured rifle built around the Fightlite Industries SCR platform.

FightLite SCR Rifle with Gemtech Patrolman 5.56mm Suppressor 019-1000

Fightlite Industries SCR Lower Receiver Assembly
Fortis Manufacturing Billet Upper Receiver
Fortis Manufacturing 16″ Night Rail
Gemtech 5.56mm Patrolman Suppressor
Vortex Optics 1-4x Viper PST Scope
Bobro Engineering Precision Optic Mount
Magpul EMAG (30 Round) Magazine

FightLite SCR Rifle with Gemtech Patrolman 5.56mm Suppressor 015-1000

SHOT Show 2014 – Burris Optics AR-1X

Burris Optics AR-1X
Burris Optics AR-1X

For 2014, Burris introduced the new AR-1X Prism Sight for fast CQB shooting in competition or tactical environments.  Featuring a highly visible reticle suitable for CQB operations, it also provides trajectory compensation out to 600 yards.  The illuminated reticle is available in red, green, or black.  The black reticle is functional with or without battery power.  The AR-1X runs on a single AA battery with a 1,000 hour runtime and is night vision compatible.  The AR-1X retail price is to be determined.

For more information visit, http://www.burrisoptics.com/.

SHOT Show 2014 – Trijicon

Trijicon VCOG
Trijicon VCOG


New for Trijicon in 2014 is their Variable Combat Optical Gunsight, or VCOG, which has a 1-6x range and continues the tradition of rugged capability expected from Trijicon.  The VCOG has seven different FFP reticle choices, functions on a single AA battery for a continuous 700 hours of operation, and is rail mounted.

The VCOG offers 6 brightness settings with off settings between each brightness setting.  The first VCOG model to be introduced will be the 5.56 77 gr model, with 7.62 175 gr and 300BLK models to follow.  The VCOG retails for $2,800.00.

For more information visit, http://www.trijicon.com, or call 1-800-338-0563.