PSA Gen3 PA65 20″ Rifle-Length 6.5 Creedmoor Stainless Steel Lightweight M-Lok STR 2-Stage Rifle
With enhanced durability and improved function, the new and improved PSA Gen3 PA65 6.5 Creedmoor M-Lok STR 2-Stage Rifle is here. The Gen3 model offers a black nitride stainless gas tube to better resist high heat and corrosion while maintaining a glossy black finish. All Gen3 PA65 models come with a dimpled barrel for ease of gas block replacement if you choose to do so. We have also included a newly designed click switch 5-position adjustable gas block so you can specifically tune to your load.
The Palmetto State Armory PA65 Gen3 features a forged receiver set that has been designed with a relief cut geometry to allow the use of a wider variety of aftermarket bolt carrier groups. A carbine length buffer tube with a short, heavy buffer coupled with a standard PA10 buffer spring. All Gen3 PA65 rifles from Palmetto State Armory come equipped with a Toolcraft BCG, which ensures thousands and thousands of rounds will feed through the rifle and an EPT or two-stage nickel boron fire control group with a 4.5lb pull makes for an easy but controllable course of fire.
Barrel: The dimpled, 416R Stainless Steel, 6.5 Creedmoor 1/8″ twist, rifle-length gas system upper is paired with a Palmetto State Armory 15″ Lightweight M-Lok free-float rail, low profile adjustable click detent 5 position gas block, and an A2-style muzzle device. The gas system is enhanced with a nitrided gas tube in order to better resist high heat and corrosion.
Upper: Precision machined from forged 7075-T6 aluminum, then Black anodize hard coated to MIL-8625 Type 3 class 2. With enhanced dual retention anti-slip and anti-rotating handguards.
Bolt Carrier Group: Bolt Carrier Group: Toolcraft 6.5 Creedmoor BCG is designed with double ejectors in order to ensure flawless cycling. 9310 steel bolt assembly, nitride treated for durability. 8620 carrier, with a nitride treated gas key properly staked with grade 8 fasteners. Charging handle is also included.
Lower: Precision machined from forged 7075-T6 aluminum, these lowers are then Black anodize hardcoated to MIL-8625 Type 3 class 2. With a 2-Stage Nickel Boron Fire Control Group, a Magpul STR Stock, and a PSA Overmolded A2 Grip. This is an ideal platform for 6.5 Creedmoor.
Gen 3 Benefits at a glance:
- Lower Includes relief cuts for a broader compatibility with 308 BCG’s
- Twice Staked Castle Nuts
- Standardized carbine length buffer tube with short, heavy buffer
- Dimpled 416R Stainless Steel Barrel
- 5 Position Adjustable Click Switch Gas Block
- Extra Power Extractor Springs
- 7075 T6 Charging Handle Included in all uppers
- Black Nitride Gas Tube
- Barrel Nuts properly torqued to military specifications
- Anti-slip and anti-rotation handguards
- Barrel Length: 20”
- Barrel Material: 416R Stainless Steel
- Barrel Profile: Heavy
- Chamber: 6.5 Creedmoor
- Twist Rate: 1:8”
- Extension: M4
- Gas System: Rifle-Length
- Gas Block Type: Low-profile 5 position click switch adjustable gas block
- Upper Receiver: Forged 7075 T6 Aluminum
- Receiver Style: PA10 Flat top with Feed Ramps
- Receiver Finish: Hardcoat Anodized
- Forward Assist: Yes
- Dust Cover: Yes
- Handguard Type: PSA 15″ M-Lok Free Float Rail with Anti-slip and anti-rotation features
- Bolt Carrier Group: Yes, Toolcraft PA65 BCG with extra power extractor spring and double ejector
- Staked Gas Key: Yes
- Lower Receiver: Forged 7075 T6 Aluminum
- Receiver Finish: Hardcoat Anodized
- Fire Control Group: Two-Stage, Nickel Boron Trigger
- Buffer Tube: 7075 T6 Aluminum
- Adjustment: 6-position telescoping stock
- Stock: Magpul STR, Black
- Grip: PSA Overmolded A2 Grip, Black
- Magazine: 20 Round PMAG
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