Among a vast number of modern American weapons intended for hunting and sport, for the average American civilian shooter, the most attractive model is a small variation of the Eugene Stoner`s timeless solution. In the U.S. market, these guns are considered "Barbies for men," since the offer of additional and interchangeable parts are impressive. As the M4/M4A1 5.56mm Carbine is now the standard issue weapon for most formations in the U.S. military, the firearms industry has offered a semiautomatic version to civilians with many aftermarket parts.
When we talk about long gun parts, undoubtedly, the informed public would agree that the shoulder stock is one of the most underestimated, yet crucial, roles of the weapon. An old saying is claiming that rifle shoots but the stock hits. This article explores one impressive upgrade coming from a Magpul Industries, a respectable company known for manufacturing of firearms accessories.
The Difference Between Magpul Stock
With lots of buttstocks readily available on the market to this day…just how do you tell which one is best to get
The following Magpul stocks have been divided by weight. The lightest is on top. The deepest in the bottom. The burden of a buttstock can change how a gun functions, feels and performs.
Magpul MOE Carbine Stock
Half Of A Pound-The Magpul MOE Carbine Stock - Mil-Spec Model (MAG400) is teh most popular Magpul Stock. It's often discovered on OEM (original equipment manufacturers) weapons and is utilized as an upgrade over an original buttstock. The MOE Carbine stock is adjustable and fits on a Mil-Spec carbine buffer tube.
Magpul MOE Fixed Carbine Stock
More than 50 percent of some pound-The Magpul MOE Fixed Carbine Stock - Mil-Spec Model (MAG480) supplies a fixed, non-collapsing stock option for mil-spec dimension carbine-length buffer tubes. The MOE Fixed Carbine Stock has a slender profile, improved cheek weld, and also several sling attachment options (quick disconnect (QD) or hook directly with one ¼” webbing), and is suitable with the ASAP Plate along with PRS Extended Rubber Butt Pad. Installation is non-armorer and doesn't need the castle nut or lock plate to be removed. Slide the old buttstock off and slide on the new MOE Fixed Carbine buttstock
Magpul MOE SL Carbine Stock
Just over half a pound-The MOE SL Stock - Mil-Spec Model (MAG347) is a replacement buttstock for AR15/M4 carbines using mil-spec sized receiver extension tubes. Designed for the contemporary battlefield, the sleek profile, dual-side release latches, wrapped toe, and angled rubber butt-pad is optimized for use with body armor or modular gear and offers for efficient shoulder transitions. The MOE SL buttstock has numerous sling attachment options (quick disconnect (QD) or directly attach 1 ¼” webbing) and is suitable with the ASAP, ASAP QD along with other receiver-mount sling attachments.
Magpul CTR (Compact/Type Restricted)
Just Over Half Of A Pound Magpul CTR Stock - Mil-Spec Model (MAG 310) is a drop-in replacement buttstock for AR15/M16 carbines using mil-spec sized receiver extension tubes. Designed for light, fast action the compact profile that is A-frame avoids snagging and protects the release latch to prevent accidental activation. The Click-through rate features a supplemental friction lock system that minimizes stock movement for weapon equilibrium along with an ambidextrous QD sling mount that can accept any push-button sling swivel. The Mil-Spec Model includes a standard 0.30" rubber butt-pad that offers positive shoulder purchase to prevent slippage even with body armor or modular gear.
Magpul STR Carbine Stock
Magpul Stock STR .77 Lbs-The Magpul STR -- Mil-Spec (MAG470) (Storage/Type Restricted) is a drop-in replacement buttstock for AR15/M16 carbines using mil-spec sized receiver extension tubes. A storage-capable version of the Click-through rate, the STR has improved cheek weld and 2 water resistant battery tubes on a compact, strengthened polymer design.
An operation lever and friction locking system prevent accidental operation and minimize stock movement for weapon stability and precision. The STR incorporates two key sling loops, a reversible push-button QD sling mount, along with a replaceable 0.30" rubber butt-pad that provides positive shoulder purchase to prevent slippage even with body armor or modular gear.
Magpul ACS-L Carbine Stock
Magpul Stock ACS-L .78 Lbs-The Magpul ACS-L (MAG378) (Adaptable Carbine Stock - mild ) is a drop-in replacement buttstock for AR15/M16 carbines using mil-spec sized receiver extension tubes. A version of the ACS, the ACS-L utilizes the same center storage compartment and cheek weld but removes the battery tubes to get a slimmer, lighter weight package. 1 and includes reversible QD Swivel Sling Mount ” slip loops. Supplemental friction lock reduces accuracy wobble that is robbing. Premium chrome-silicon lock spring provides positive locking and long service life.
Magpul ACS Carbine Stock
Magpul ACS Stock.88 Lbs-The patented Magpul ACS (MAG370) (Adaptable Carbine/Storage) -- Mil-Spec Model is a drop-in replacement buttstock for AR15/M16 carbines using mil-spec sized receiver extension tubes. A streamlined profile shields the release latch to prevent accidental activation. Comparable to the Magpul Click-through rate, the ACS comes with a supplemental friction lock system that minimizes excessive stock movement for weapon stability and precision. Double, rear accessible, water-resistant battery storage tubes along with an integral storage compartment in the butt of the stock provides multiple storage options. The ACS comes standard with a 0.30" thick rubber butt-pad that offers positive shoulder purchase to prevent slippage even with body armor or modular gear. There are just two water-resistant battery storage tubes on the right and left sides of the stock. There's also a reverse open storage compartment.
Magpul MOE Rifle Stock
Magpul MOE Rifle StockJust Over A Pound-The MOE Rifle Stock (MAG404) (Magpul Original Equipment) is a drop-in substitute for AR15/M16 A1 and A2 gun stocks using the standard rifle-length receiver extension (buffer tube). Designed as an essential upgrade, the stock features integral 1.25" sling loop, optional dual-side rear and front QD mounting points, replaceable anti-slip rubberized butt-pad, and large internal storage compartment accessible through the rear storage door.
NOTE: The MOE Rifle Stock is a replacement for an A1 or A2 fixed stock. Fitting to a carbine with a collapsible stock will require a rifle-length receiver extension tube (weight cited includes stock with rifle receiver extension), rifle buffer and spring (not included).
Magpul UBR Collapsible Stock
Magpul UBR Collapsible Stock The Magpul UBR, is a fully featured, adjustable buttstock for the AR15/M16. Unlike falling stocks, this modular design offers the stability of a fixed Magpul stock with a consistent cheek weld at any position. Seven positions length-of-pull adjustment is rapidly executed with gross engine motion while the present system enables direct access to your position. A robust lock mechanism and multi-shell structure increase durability under effect conditions experienced during malfunction clearing and Large bore AR calibers without difficulty. The UBR also supplies extra counterbalance weight to improve handling on length rifles and weapons with muzzle accessories or bull barrels.
Optional components like double side sling metal and mounts Strike plate permit the UBR to adapt to the mission at hand. NOTE: The UBR comprises the required Entry-Length Receiver Extension tube and all mounting hardware. An M4 Carbin Buffer and spring are necessary to be used with the UBR and aren't included. 7.62x51 ARs will necessitate the usage of a custom short buffer and spring.
Magpul PRS Precision Adjustable Stock - AR15/M16 Model
Magpul PRS StockAlmost two Pounds at The Magpul PRS - AR15/M16 Model is a drop-in, precision-adjustable butt stock for rifles with A1/A2 fixed stocks. Designed to offer you the fine-tuned, customized texture Of a precision target inventory, the PRS is flexible for the two comb height and pulling length without having to sacrifice the durability needed to withstand the operational environment.
In comparison to the A2 stock, the PRS may shorten LOP from 25 or extend it as well as supply three-quarters of an inch of elevation adjustment. Machined aluminum adjustment knobs feature locking click detents to keep the position under recoil and permits easy, tool fewer adjustments by rotating the knobs. Aluminum butt plate and metal steel adjustment shafts provide stability and power to withstand severe impact conditions. Rubber butt pad offers a positive shoulder purchase to Magpul PRS Stockprevent slippage for accuracy even with body armor or modular equipment. Bottom Picatinny type rail permits for monopod usage, additional sling mounts or storage.
Stock includes all mounting hardware for kind rifles with fixed stock. NOTE: The PRS is a direct replacement for an A1 or A2 fixed stock. Fitting into a carbine with a refundable inventory will call for an extension of the length receiver extension tube, rifle buffer, and spring. DO NOT USE THE PRS AR15/M16 ON AR1TYPE RIFLES DUE TO CHARGING HANDLE CLEARANCE ISSUES. Please order the AR10/SR25 PRS: PRS Precision Adjustable Butt Stock - AR10/SR25.