American Rifleman | NRA Gun of the Week: Head Down Firearms HD-15 Master Series
Head Down Firearms is an American small arms manufacturer specializing in semi-automatic machines with the AR-15 pattern. The company offers both pistols and rifles with premium components that are assembled and available to the consumer at affordable prices.
The company’s 18-inch HD-15 Master Series is a feature-rich, modern twist on the Stoner design suitable for long-distance work. The top and bottom receivers of the gun are matched and made from billet aluminum. A Picatinny rail ensures the optical assembly, and the hand guard of the weapon is provided with a rail for accessories. In addition, M-Lok slots are provided throughout for the further attachment of accessories.
Head Down Firearms has equipped its Master series with first-class components. A fully adjustable Luth AR stem is provided for a custom user interface. A Mission First Tactical grip is included. Head Down offers an 18-inch chrome-moly steel case for our HD-15 Master series test sample. A multicolored Cerakote finish is provided which is known to be treated with head-down firearms. The bolt carrier group of the gun is provided with nitriding for extreme protection against corrosion.
Watch our NRA Weapon of the Week video above to learn more about the Head Down Firearms HD-15 Master Series.
Head Down Firearms HD-15 Specifications
Manufacturer: Head down guns
action Art: semi-automatic central fire rifle with direct gas impact
Chambering: .224 Valkyrie
receiver: machined aluminum
barrel: 18-inch chrome-moly steel, nitride finish
Tourist Attractions: none; Picatinny rail for optics
Trigger: 5 lb., 3 oz. pull
magazine: C products with a capacity of 20 rounds
camp: LUTH-AR MBA-1 fully adjustable
length: 40.13 “
Weight: 7 lbs., 15 oz.
RRP: USD 1,999
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