Handl Defense introduces the Handl Defense 5.45×39 Caliber Conversion Kit for the FN SCAR® 17S and Mk.17 type rifles. This is a complete caliber conversion kit, which includes all the components to change calibers. The Handl Defense 5.45×39 Caliber Conversion is another product from our Mk.17/ Mk.20 Enhancement Program. It is another Handl Defense product expanding the capability of the FN SCAR® and Mk 17 type rifles.
This caliber conversion consists of a Trigger Module that is compatible with COM BLOC 5.45x39mm magazines. Made from 7075 T-6 Aluminum, the Handl Defense Mk 17 – AK is a complete “plug and play” trigger module. This completely re-engineered component allows 7.62×51 rifles for conversion to 5.45×39 and 7.62×39 calibers.
The 5.45×39 Caliber Conversion Kit also includes a reverse OEM compatible quick change 5.45×39 barrel shrouded in the exclusive Handl Defense Carbon Fiber Fore Rail. These barrel assemblies are available in lengths of 13″ and 16″.
All of the accessories needed to convert your FN SCAR® 17S and Mk.17 type rifle to 5.45×39 are in the kit, easily marked and ready to go. This includes, but is not limited to, the Handl Defense Universal Bolt Carrier Group, Recoil Springs, and Operating System tuning components.
This Caliber Conversion has been developed to the standards of the Mk.17/ Mk.20 CAR-H program. The trigger module is part of the Handl Defense Mk.17/ Mk.20 enhancement program intended for USSOCOM. The Handl Defense Mk 17 – AK trigger module was designed with, tested by, and intended for members of Special Operations Command. With this public release, it is now available for civilian purchase. It is another Handl Defense product highlighting our unique capability to expand the performance of the FN SCAR® and Mk 17 type rifles.
- Mk 17 – AK Trigger Module
- Material: CNC Machined 7075-T6 Aluminum
- Landing Pads: 316 Stainless Steel
- Finish: Black Type III Hard Coat Anodizing Black (FDE units are painted over anodizing)
- Grip: Most AR-15 compatible grips
- Trigger: Geissele Super SCAR Trigger
- HD Maritime Spring Kit
- HD Maritime Pin Kit
- HD Maritime Roll Pin Kit
- HD Maritime Side Plate
- HD Maritime Grig Screw Kit
- HD MOD 0 Grip
- HD 45/90 Selector
- 1x AK47 Magazine
- Material: 416R Stainless Steel
- Twist: 1:7
- Threads: 1/2×28
- Length: 13″, 16″
- HD Barrel Extension
- HD Complete Gas Block Assembly
- HD Carbon Fiber Advanced Forerail Assembly
- Allows FN SCAR® 17S, Mk.17 type rifles to convert to 5.45x39mm
- Allows user to conduct TSCP, FID, and Direct UW operations with smaller logistical footprint based on host nation Class V sourcing.
** PLEASE NOTE: You must purchase or currently own a HD Universal Bolt Carrier Group for this conversion to function properly. HD Universal Bolt Carrier Group is a one time purchase before user expands their weapon systems capabilities to deploy other calibers**
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