M-LOK™ Picatinny Rail

These M-LOK™ compatible, 1913 Picatinny rails are designed for use with compatible stocks or handguards and provide for the attachment of various accessories such as bipods, lights, and grips. They are made from 6061 T-6 aluminum and come in a matte black anodized finish. Available in 4.5" 11 slot and 2.5" 6 slot lengths. All attachment hardware is included.

*PLEASE NOTE: This product does not fit GEN 1 Element, Evolution, or Carbon chassis. This will fit any M-LOK™ compatible component, including the new XLR Element 4.0Envy Pro or CLICK HERE to determine which generation chassis you have.

**WEIGHT: 2.5" 1.2 ounces. 4.5" 1.9 ounces.

How to Choose the Right M-LOK™ Picatinny Rail for Your Firearm

When it comes to upgrading your rifle with tactical rails, M-LOK™ Picatinny rails are among the most popular options. With the popularity of M-LOK™ these can work on so many different applications! These rails provide a variety of mounting options for bipods, lights, and other accessories.

Introduction to M-LOK™ Picatinny Rails

M-LOK, which stands for Modular Lock, is a mounting system developed by Magpul. Picatinny rails, on the other hand, are military standard rails with specific dimensions and spacing. When you combine these two, you get M-LOK™ Picatinny rails which are known for being lightweight and highly versatile. They are machined to provide secure mounting options for a variety of accessories on your firearm.

Assessing Your Firearm's Compatibility

Before buying a rail, ensuring your firearm is compatible with M-LOK™ mounting systems is crucial. Look for specifications in your rifle's manual, or contact the manufacturer if you have questions about compatibility. Most modern rifles are M-LOK compatible, but double-checking is always good.

Determining the Length and Configuration

M-LOK™ Picatinny rails come in a variety of lengths and configurations. It is essential to consider what you will be mounting on the rails. For example, certain bipods might require a larger rail than others, or you might want some additional mounting locations to move the bipod. Certain lights, rifle mounted rangefinders, or spare round holders might only require a short picatinny rail. Count the number of slots you may need and choose a rail length that accommodates your applications.

Material Considerations

Quality is a key factor when selecting M-LOK™ Picatinny rails. Look for rails that are machined from durable materials like aluminum or steel. These materials are lightweight and provide the strength necessary for mounting accessories securely.

Evaluating Options for Other Accessories

Take into account the other accessories you plan to mount. Do they require specific mounting hardware? Are there options available that are specifically designed for M-LOK™ systems? Consider the specifications of each item and ensure that they will fit properly on the rail you choose.

Seeking Expert Advice

Don't hesitate to contact us or visit a local gun store for advice. Sometimes speaking with someone with extensive experience with M-LOK™ Picatinny rails can provide insights you might not find online.

Choosing the right M-LOK™ Picatinny rail for your firearm involves assessing your specific applications, understanding the options available, and ensuring quality and fit. This variety of rails offers a robust and lightweight solution for mounting precision accessories to your rifle. With the right information and considerations, you can find the rail that will perfectly meet your needs. If you have any questions or need further clarification on any topic, don’t hesitate to reach out to XLR Industries or fellow firearm enthusiasts.

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