Adams Arms SF-308 Uppers Now Available…

    Following on the release of the full rifle, Adams Arms is releasing just the upper.  A number of you commented pretty favorably about the rifles and barrels on the other post, so this may be a way to try out the system if you have a compatible lower (and for a lower price).

    Adams Arms in now offering complete SF-308 Uppers! These .308 Uppers are compatible with the Adams Arms Small Frame .308 Rifles as well as the DPMS Gen II pattern lowers.

    There are two versions: SF-308 Patrol Battle Rifle Upper and the SF-308 Patrol Enhanced Upper. Both are 16″ Mid length with a standard picatinny gas block. The Battle Rifle Upper version has a Samson Evolution Extended Rail, and VDI Jet Comp, while the Patrol Enhanced Upper just has a Magpul MOE Handguard.


    • 16″ Mid Length VooDoo Barrel
    • Piston System with Picatinny Gas Block
    • VDI Lifecoat Components
    • Lifetime Warranty

    The Battle Rifle is retailing for $1,249.98; the Patrol Enhanced Upper comes in at $999.99.

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