The UXR Modular Rifle By PWS: Now Shipping to Dealers

Announced at SHOT Show 2024, Primary Weapons Systems’s User Xchange Rifle or UXR is now shipping to dealers. The rifle will be available in .308, .300BLK and .223 Wylde chamberings. PWS explain that the UXR’s key feature is “The upper receiver of the UXR is the only serialized part of the setup, enabling the shooter to easily transition from configuration to configuration, caliber to caliber.”  MSRP for the new rifles will be $2,650.

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PWS's First Silencer: The BDE 762 [TriggrCon 2022]

In this episode of TFBTV, James Reeves visits the gang at PWS to check out their BDE. [lol] The BDE is the first suppressor from PWS. It’s made from lightweight titanium alloy, using a modular design with four removable baffles, and an entrance chamber that’s serialized and compatible with various suppressor mounts (via HUB mounting). It has taper-threaded baffles that prevent backing off and carbon locking, and symmetrical baffle notches to allegedly improve accuracy. MSRP is $1,099.95

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Vigilant Gear Holdings Acquires Primary Weapons Systems

Primary Weapons Systems is well known in the firearms industry as a quality rifle component company and has grown rapidly since its formation in 2008. One of the largest firearms manufacturers in the Northwest United States, PWS quickly grew from making accessories like compensators and other muzzle accessories to manufacturing venerated products like their PWS Long-Stroke Piston System. As of March 21, 2022, Primary Weapons Systems has been acquired by the Georgia-based company Vigilant Gear Holdings and joins a family of companies that now include Lone Wolf Distributors and Lone Wolf Arms.

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TFB 6 Month Review – The PWS MK116 MOD 2-M

Over the last 6 months, I’ve run the Primary Weapons Systems as my main rifle and it’s been an interesting ride. When I first started looking at PWS line up of guns, I was really curious how the long stroke gas piston system worked so I ordered the MK116 MOD 2-M rifle. The rifle may look like an AR-15 but apart from looks, the gun is almost entirely different from your standard AR rifle.

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