The CAR 817AR is a center-fire, gas operated, rotating bolt system assault rifle, chambered in 7.62 NATO / .308Win. The CAR 817AR is an assault rifle 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 two positions.
Position one is for normal operation.
Position two is for normal operation with a sound suppressor affixed and allows cycling of the action.
The weapon is available in various barrel lengths 12.5”, 14.5″ and 16” Carbine Rifle.
- 817AR operates on the new short stroke piston system with two settings.
- Single or 2-tone Cerakote color finish available.
- Semi-automatic only and select fire models.
- Multiple barrel lengths 12.5”, 14.5″ and 16”.
- Upper and lower tension device.
|Assault Rifle||CARBINE 12.5″||CARBINE 14.5″||CARBINE 16″|
|Caliber||7.62x51mm NATO / .308Win||7.62x51mm NATO / .308Win||7.62x51mm NATO / .308Win|
|Operating principle||Gas operated, piston||Gas operated, piston||Gas operated, piston|
|Modes of fire||Safe, Semi and Automatic||Safe, Semi and Automatic||Safe, Semi and Automatic|
|Overall Length (STOCK EXTENDED)||28.6″ (726mm)||30.6″ (778mm)||34.8″ (884mm)|
|Overall L. Stock Collapsed||25.3″(642mm)||27.3″(694mm)||31.5″(802mm)|
|Barrel Length||12.5″ (317mm)||14.5″ (368mm)||16″ (406mm)|
|Barrel Contour||Mil Std AR10||Mil Std AR10||Mil Std AR10|
|Muzzle Brake||A2 Style||A2 Style||A2 Style|
|Weight w/o Magazine||6.7 lb (3.05 kg)||6.7 lb (3.05 kg)||7.2 lb (3.3 kg)|
|Trigger type||Mil Spec||Mil Spec||Mil Spec|
|Trigger Pull||(2.49-4.31 kg) (5.5-9.5 lbs)||(2.49-4.31 kg) (5.5-9.5 lbs)||(2.49-4.31 kg) (5.5-9.5 lbs)|
|Magazine capacity, rnd.||10/20/25||10/20/25||10/20/25|
|Butt stock||Adjustable length (6 positions)||Adjustable length (6 positions)||Adjustable length (6 positions)|
|Cyclic rate of fire||650-750 RPM||650-750 RPM||650-750 RPM|