he PLR-16 is a gas operated, semi-automatic pistol chambered in 5.56 mm NATO caliber. It was designed as and is intended as a long-range target and hunting pistol.
The PLR-16 has a conventional gas piston operation and utilizes the proven M-16 breech locking system. The rear sight is adjustable for windage. The front sight is of the M-16 type. An integrated MIL-STD-1913 Picatinny rail will accept a multitude of standard accessories. The muzzle end of the barrel is threaded 1/2” -28 to accept standard attachments such as a muzzle brake. Except for the barrel, bolt, sights, and mechanism, the PLR-16 pistol is made entirely of high-impact glass fiber reinforced polymer.
The PLR-16 pistol comes blued, with one 10 round magazine (fully AR15/M16 magazine compatible), and includes a gun lock.
Kel-Tec PLR-16 5.56/223 Long Range Technical Specifications:
Caliber: .223 rem 5.56mm NATO
Weight unloaded (no magazine): 51 oz 1450 g
Length: 18.5″ 470 mm
Barrel length: 9.2″ 234 mm
Sight radius: 12.5″ 318 mm
Muzzle velocity (M193) 2600 fps 800 m/s
Magazine capacity: 10 rounds, or M-16 compatible
Safety Ambidextrous pushbolt
Optional accessories will include:
Under-picatinny forend, scope rings, dynamic deflecting operating handle, single point sling, and a muzzle brake specifically design for the 9.2″ barrel of the PLR-16.
Accessories shown below are not included.
- Category : Specialty
- Type : AR Pistol
- Action : Single
- Caliber : 223 Remington/5.56 NATO
- Barrel Length : 9.2″
- Capacity : 10+1
- Safety : Ambidextrous
- Grips : Black Polymer
- Sights : M-16 Front, Adjustable Rear
- Weight : 51 oz
- Metal Finish : Black