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Magpul Now Shipping New Products : M-LOK Tripod Adapter And AK MOE Stock

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

M-LOK Tripod Adapter

MAG624-MLOK Tripod Adapter

The M-LOK Tripod Adapter for metal M-LOK compatible hand guards or forends mounts directly onto any tripod head equipped with the common Manfrotto RC2/Q2 interface. This adapter allows the user to mount their rifle directly to a tripod head without the use of any additional saddles giving them a secure shooting platform. The M-LOK Tripod Adapter is machined from aluminum and finished in Mil-Spec anodizing which offers excellent corrosion resistance. The beveled ends and corners produce a minimal footprint allowing the user to keep the M-LOK Tripod Adapter attached to the weapon system at all times with minimal snagging hazards. Made in U.S.A.


-Compatible exclusively with Manfrotto products using RC2/Q2 rapid connect adapter

-Directly mounts to metal M-LOK hand guards and forends (not intended for use with polymer hand guards or forends)

-Cammed T-Nuts

-Mil-Spec anodized aluminum

-Beveled ends and corners

-Recoil/impact mitigation lugs

AK MOE Stock

MAG616 MOE AK mood

After the initial shipment made to Magpul’s OEM partners, the AK MOE stocks are now available to the public. Featuring the unique wedge block fitment of the Zhukov-S Stock, the MOE AK Stock provides internal storage, optimized QD sling swivel placement, a shock absorbing rubber butt-pad for positive placement, and user-selectable snap on Cheek Risers, which are available separately. Made in U.S.A.


– Mounts to most stamped receiver AK-47/AKM/AK-74 pattern rifles with fixed stock, single tang trunnion
– Minimum weight and bulk with reinforced polymer A-frame construction
– Cheek weld combines a slim profile with user comfort
– Optional snap on Cheek Risers are available for use with optics
– Internal storage compartment optimized for factory AK cleaning kit
– Rubber butt-pad offers an anti-slip surface and increases impact protection
– Rollover on the toe allows for easier shoulder transitions and better fit when using body armor
– Sling Mounts
– Rear – Optional Sling Mounts (Type 1 and Type 2) accept push-button QD swivels
– Rear – 1.25″ fixed sling loop

Midwest Industries Introduces M-LOK Handguard for  MR556A1 / HK416

Thursday, June 4th, 2015


-Midwest Industries new handguard for the MR556A1 or HK416 (with removal of sling loop)
-7 interface sides in M-LOK allow for accessory installation in almost any configuration necessary
-9 inches of usable handguard with a full picatinny top rail
-Handguard weighs 9.9 oz
-Retail price of $219.95 (introductory price $209.95)
-Extended length to follow


Available on and through their dealer/ distributor network in 2-3 weeks.

SOFIC 2015 – Magpul Completes PMAG 17 GL9 Updates

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Early versions of the Magpul PMAG17 GL9 magazines for 9mm GLOCK pistols had some issues feeding some hollow point ammunition.  They quickly acknowledged the issue and updated the bodies of the magazine.  Not only were all replacements sent out for those who had faulty mags, but every new magazine shipping is the updated model.

SOFIC 15 – Magpul Whiskey Locker

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

Attending SOFIC and need a place to unwind?  

Magpul Now Shipping New AK Stocks And Handguards

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Magpul is now shipping their line of AK stocks and handguards. Built in the USA out of the same high quality materials as other products in the Magpul line, these AK accessories will make a great addition to any compatible Kalashnikov build. The accessories are available in the standard color range: Black, Flat Dark Earth, Olive Drab Green, Stealth Gray, as well as Plum for that retro AK colorway.

Zhukov-S Stock

MAG585 Shukov-S Stock

Zhukov Handguard

MAG586 Zhukov HG

MOE AK Stock

MAG616 MOE AK stock

MOE AK Handguard


MOE AKM Handguard


AK Cheek Risers

MAG445-447 Cheek Risers

For more details, and to check out the new line and other new products visit

Magpul’s New GLOCK Mags Fail In Some Models – Magpul Mans Up, Acknowledges Issues, Vows To Replace Bad Mags

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Magpul started shipping their new Glock PMAG 17 GL9 magazines last week and almost immediately issues started to arise with reliability in certain Glock models. Magpul went right to work ascertaining the issue and set out an explanation/apology and plan to rectify the problem. Good on them.   OK we screwed up.

After initial release of the Glock PMAG 17 GL9 a few days ago we started seeing random issues of failure to feed with the new magazine in other Glock models, primarily the Glock 19 and 26. Of all the challenges of building a Glock magazine with a single new composite, issues like drop free, impact strength and feed lip retention were foremost on our mind. The failure to feed came as a bit of a surprise to us and we immediately headed out to the range to investigate.

In short order we found the problem. Without getting into technical details, some small, but critical geometry changes did not make it into the initial production molds. We should have caught this but no failures showed up on our factory guns during live fire testing and flaws in our internal processes of checks/balances did not flag the oversight as it should.

So as I said before, we screwed up and here is what we are going to do about it.

Molds are being updated with the correct geometry as we speak and a replacement magazine body with the correct geometry should be available by May 4th, 2015. These will be date coded 5/15 or later and will replace any magazine bodies in service of earlier manufacture. Just use your existing spring, follower, and floor plate with the new body.

-If you purchased your magazines direct from Magpul, Brownells or Midway, you do not need to do anything, replacement magazine bodies for the magazines ordered (1 for 1) will be shipped to you automatically.
-If you purchased your magazines from a gun store, replacement bodies will be sent out to the store in question for you to pick up.
-If neither of the above works for you then Magpul customer service will handle the replacement directly.
In short, we are updating ALL of the affected magazines released as quick as we possibly can.

Richard Fitzpatrick
President/CEO -Magpul Industries Corp

NRAAM 2015 – KAC Introduces M-LOK URX4 Handguard

Friday, April 10th, 2015

Knight’s Armament Corp has introduced an M-LOK version of the URX4 Handguard which had previously only been available in KeyMod.

Magpul Now Shipping PMAG 17 And 15 GL9 Glock Magazines

Friday, April 10th, 2015

Magpul Glock Mags

Magpul is now shipping their PMAG GL9 Glock-compatible magazines in 17 and 15 round capacities. The magazines are manufactured from polymer, with a paint pen dot-matrix for labeling, tool-less floor plate removal, and a visible capacity indicator hole. The 17 GL9 is compatible with all full-size 9mm Glock models, as well as compact and sub-compact variants with protrusion below the grip. The 15 GL90 is compatible with all compact 9mm Glock models, as well as sub-compact variants with protrusion below the grip.



Magpul Announces Hunter X-22 Stock For Ruger 10/22 Rifles

Thursday, April 9th, 2015


Today, Magpul announced the new Hunter X-22 chassis, a replacement stock for the Ruger 10/22 rifle. Made of reinforced polymer, the X-22 sports the following features:

– Ergonomic grip
– Adjustable length of pull
– Adjustable comb height
– Multiple sling mounting options
– Non-slip rubber butt pad
– M-LOK accessory slots

Colors: Black, FDE, Grey, and Olive Drab.

Will be available starting Summer 2015.

Magpul Officially Launches New Sand M3 Magazines

Wednesday, April 8th, 2015


Today, Magpul has launched the new Sand PMAG M3 magazines. Featuring the standard 30-round capacity, the new M3 magazines also incorporate a new material technology and manufacturing process which improves the strength, durability, and reliability of the magazines. Additionally, these new mags are more receptive to water-based dye processes, so they more easily be altered to any number of colors. Available with and without window.