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16" Pencil Contour, Mid-length Gas System, Chrome-lined


Available on backorder

Criterion barrels are well known for their quality. Manufactured in Germantown, Wisconsin, so that you know your buying a true American made barrel! These barrels are extremely light(1.45 lb)! They feature the most refined chrome lining in the industry to maximize accuracy and durability.

Add a Bravo Company bolt to your order and it will come headspaced from the factory so that you know it’s ready to run!

  • Chrome-lined internally for superior barrel life and corrosion resistance. Criterion’s chrome-lining process is the most refined in the industry and will not degrade accuracy.
  • .223 Wylde chamber that is designed to safely and effectively fire both .223 Remington and 5.56 NATO ammunition
  • Honed and hand-lapped rifling for bore uniformity and a pristine internal finish – aids in barrel cleaning and paramount for accuracy
  • Finely polished chambers for reliable extraction and feeding
  • Mid-length gas system
  • 0.625” Gas Block, dimpled for ease of installation and solid lock-up
  • 1/2×28 TPI muzzle threads compatible with a wide range of muzzle devices and suppressors
  • Precision-machined barrel extension with M4 feed ramps