Black Dawn Armory AR in .243 Win

    Black Dawn

    Black Dawn Armory will begin selling an AR-style rifle chambered for the .243 Win round on May 29. It is called the BDR-243-22W. According to the company, this rifle is suitable for both hunting and long range shooting.

    The guns have a 22″ partially fluted barrel. Black Dawn uses a 15″ KeyMod handguard that is free floated. An adjustable gas block allows for precise tuning of the gun to the ammo.


    The rifles also have the following features:

    • nickel boron coated bolt carrier group
    • the Quality Mil-Spec trigger from ALG Defense
    • a billet aluminum charging handle with a Badger Ordnance latch

    Black Dawn offers a lifetime warranty on these rifles. The suggested retail price is $1,999.99.

    From Black Dawn

    Black Dawn is proud to release its newest line of rifles chambers in .308, .243, .260 and 6.5. The BDR-10 line comes standard with many features that most would have to pay extra for or add themselves. With the end user in mind we wanted you to have the opportunity to purchase a rifle that would be ready right out of the box, add you favorite optic and hit the range. We also have a full custom shop and will work with you to build a rifle of your dreams.

    Featured model: BDR-308-18ZKL with added Sightmark scope, LMT stock and bipod are not included in base model.
    Retail: $1,999.99
    18” stainless barrel
    15” free float Keymod
    Nickel Boron BCG
    Billet Charging Handle with Badger Latch
    Adjustable gas block
    Magpul fixed MOE stock
    ALG QMS trigger
    Enhanced trigger guard
    Ergo Grip
    Patriot Case – with foam cut outs
    Lifetime Warranty


    Phil Note: We have one coming for review.

    Richard Johnson

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