Freedom Defense Tactical’s crank operated dual AR is a beast! (VIDEO)
By Don Summers
The base of the Dual AR Platform is composed of Aero Precision stripped X15 upper and lower receivers because of the quality forging that takes place in the manufacturing process. The Aero receiver set is coupled with Ballistic Advantage Modern Series QPQ 5.56 barrels and VG6 Precision Epsilon Muzzle Devices that do a spectacular job of dispersing expelled gasses properly upon discharge reducing muzzle rise.
The assembled AR’s are then turned onto their sides with the top rail sections facing each other and placed into an aluminum mount specifically made for this application. The aluminum mount is also fitted with a M3 type adapter pedestal that allows the platform to be placed into a military style tripod system or other mounting options. The AR’s at this point are absent of pistol grips because the Gatling style firing control system attaches to the pistol grip points on the receivers.
Dual AR Platform with 30 Round Magazines installed. (Photo: Manuel “Graf” Grafia/Freedom Defense Tactical)
Dual AR Platform with 100 round drums installed. (Photo: Manuel “Graf” Grafia/Freedom Defense Tactical)
Once the platform is mounted on the tripod or other adaptor system, the most challenging and critical part of the proper operation of the platform is adjusting the