Diamondback Ar15: DB15 Carbon Series!

Project ar15 Oct 27, 2023
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The Diamondback DB15 Carbon series AR-15 in FDE (Flat Dark Earth)

A truly exceptional rifle, and when paired with an additional upper receiver chambered in .300 Blackout, it becomes an even more versatile firearm. Diamondback has outdone themselves with this offering, combining quality construction, precision components, and a striking finish to create a firearm that stands out in the crowded AR-15 market. With its robust specs, this rifle is ready to take on various shooting applications, from target shooting to home defense. Let's dive deeper into each component to understand why the DB15 Carbon series AR-15 is an outstanding choice for firearms enthusiasts.


Finish: FDE Cerakote The FDE Cerakote finish on the DB15 Carbon series AR-15 not only adds a stunning aesthetic to the rifle but also provides a durable and corrosion-resistant coating. Cerakote is well-known in the firearm industry for its ability to withstand harsh conditions, making this rifle suitable for various environments.


Caliber: 5.56 NATO The 5.56 NATO chambering is a versatile choice, offering compatibility with both 5.56mm and .223 Remington ammunition. This versatility is a key advantage, as it allows you to use a wide range of ammunition types, from affordable practice rounds to premium self-defense loads.


Barrel: DB Barrels, 16 inches, 1:8 RH, Medium, 4150 CrMov, Black Nitride The 16-inch barrel with a 1:8 twist rate is well-suited for a variety of shooting scenarios. The 4150 CrMov steel construction and Black Nitride finish ensure durability, accuracy, and resistance to fouling, making this barrel a top-notch choice for the DB15 Carbon series.


Gas System: Carbine Length The carbine-length gas system is known for its reliability and is commonly used in AR-15 rifles. It helps maintain smooth cycling and reliable performance, even during rapid fire.


BCG: Shot-Peened, Magnetic Particle Inspected Mil Spec 8620 Carrier The bolt carrier group (BCG) is the heart of any AR-15, and Diamondback's attention to detail in this component is evident. The shot-peened, magnetic particle inspected, Mil-Spec 8620 carrier ensures that the rifle's action remains reliable and robust.


Upper: A3 Flattop Forged 7075 T-6 Aluminum, T-Marked The upper receiver is made of 7075 T-6 aluminum, known for its strength and durability. The flattop design allows for easy attachment of optics, and the T-marked Picatinny rail ensures precise and consistent optic placement.


Lower: 7075 T-6 Aluminum (DB15 Carbon Lower) The lower receiver is also constructed from 7075 T-6 aluminum and features Diamondback's DB15 Carbon lower design. This lower is a critical component in the rifle's overall stability and reliability.


Handguard: 12-inch M-LOK Rail The 12-inch M-LOK handguard provides a sturdy platform for mounting accessories like lights, lasers, and foregrips. M-LOK is a popular choice for its versatility and weight savings.


The Rifle comes equipped with Magpul Furniture: Grip, Buttstock and 30 round Gen2 P-mag.

Muzzle Device: A2 .30 Cal Flash Hider (1/2 x 28) The A2 flash hider effectively reduces muzzle flash and recoil, improving shooting comfort and follow-up shot accuracy.


Trigger: Standard Mil-Spec The standard Mil-Spec trigger is known for its reliability, and it's a good starting point for customization if you desire a lighter or crisper trigger pull.


Weight: 6.3 lbs The DB15 Carbon series is impressively lightweight, making it easy to carry and maneuver. This is especially beneficial for those who plan to use the rifle in dynamic shooting scenarios.


Length (collapsed/extended): 32.5 in / 35.75 in The adjustable stock allows you to tailor the rifle's length to your preference, making it comfortable for shooters of different sizes.


Additional Upper Receiver!

The addition of the upper receiver chambered in .300 AAC (.300 Blackout) further enhances the versatility of the DB15 Carbon series AR-15. This caliber switch can be performed quickly and easily, giving you the ability to switch between 5.56 NATO and .300 Blackout for different shooting applications.


Finish: FDE Cerakote Consistency in the FDE Cerakote finish across both upper receivers ensures a cohesive and attractive appearance for your rifle.


Caliber: The .300 AAC caliber is known for its versatility and compatibility with subsonic and supersonic ammunition. It offers exceptional stopping power and can be used in both short-barreled rifles and standard rifles.


Barrel: DB Barrels, 16 inches, 1:8 RH, Heavy, 4150 CrMov, Black Nitride The .300 AAC upper receiver retains the same high-quality barrel construction, ensuring precision and durability even with the increased power of the .300 Blackout round.


Gas System: Pistol Length The pistol-length gas system is optimal for the .300 Blackout caliber, allowing for reliable cycling and reduced recoil, especially when shooting subsonic ammunition.


Magazine: MagPul Gen M3 .300 AAC PMag 30rd. The MagPul Gen M3 .300 AAC PMag is specifically designed for the .300 Blackout round, offering reliable feeding and durability.


Muzzle Device: A2 .30 Cal Flash Hider (5/8 x 24) The included A2 flash hider in the .300 Blackout upper receiver is tailored to this caliber and effectively mitigates muzzle flash and recoil.


 Simply Amazing! The Diamondback DB15 Carbon series AR-15 in FDE is a remarkable firearm that caters to a wide range of shooting applications. Its top-tier construction, high-quality components, and stunning finish make it a true standout in the AR-15 market. With the additional upper receiver chambered in .300 Blackout, this rifle becomes even more versatile, allowing you to switch between calibers effortlessly. Whether you're a competitive shooter, a hunter, or a firearm enthusiast, the DB15 Carbon series AR-15 is a beautiful and reliable companion that will serve you well in whatever endeavor you find yourself. Diamondback has truly delivered an exceptional product with this rifle.