16" 5.56 NATO Rifle with 12" FCR
16" 5.56 NATO Rifle with 12" FCR

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MSRP: $599.95

Stock Status:Ready to build; check lead times
Availability: Current lead time is 2 to 4 weeks
Product Code: FR16-5.56SOC-12FCR


The Radical Firearms 16" Socom 5.56mm AR rifle uses MIL-STD Upper and lower receivers along with our 12" Fcr free float rail system for increased accuracy, keeping your hands cool, and giving you plenty of room for accessories. Regardless if it’s your first or fiftieth, a Radical Firearms AR rifle will not disappoint!

SKU: FR16-5.56SOC-12FCR
UPC: 816903025176
MFR#: RF00019

  • Barrel Length: 16"
  • Barrel Material: 4140 Chrome Moly Vanadium
  • Barrel Finish: Melonite
  • Barrel Profile: Socom
  • Barrel Thread Pitch: 1/2x28
  • Chamber: 5.56/ 223 Rem
  • Twist Rate: 1:7
  • Barrel Extension: M4 Feed Ramps
  • Gas System: Carbine Length
  • Gas Block Type: .750 Low Profile Gas Block
  • Muzzle Device: A2
  • Upper Receiver Material: Forged 7075 T6
  • Upper Receiver Style: M4
  • Upper Receiver Finish: Type III Anodizing
  • Forward Assist: Yes
  • Dust Cover: Yes
  • Handguard Type: Free Float
  • Handguard Style: M-Lok Thin Rail
  • Handguard Length: 12"
  • Charging Handle: MIL-STD
  • Lower Receiver: Forged 7075 T6
  • Lower Receiver Finish: Type III Anodizing
  • Fire Control Group: MIL-STD SYLE AMBI
  • Buffer Tube: CARBINE MIL-STD
  • Stock Adjustment: 6 Postion
  • Magazine: 30 round

Average Rating: Average Rating: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 2 Write a review »

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 First AR-15 June 15, 2020
Reviewer: CB from Michigan  
I have only put about 200 rounds of 5.56 FMJ (as well as maybe 50ish .223 SP) through this AR-15(same SKU on my box) but I have not had any issues, no jams, no malfunctions of any kind.   It's my first rifle (and gun for that matter) and I am loving it already, I've already purchased some rails for it and I can't wait to upgrade it.  About $700 and I was out the door at my local gunstore with some basic ironsights (and cleaning kit and some ammo all included in that price!!) just to learn the basic function and feel of the rifle.    This was in contrast to well over $1000 for any other rifles like S&W.

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  1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Great Budget Rifle September 8, 2019
Reviewer: AG from Maryland  
I was skeptical at first buying this rifle because I never heard of Radical Firearms but I am very impressed with this rifle, very lightweight and nice build quality for what I would consider a budget, entry-level AR. Sights were not included so I slapped on a Vortex RDS and went to town, right out of the box at 25 yards pretty accurate, still dialing it in.

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