HGC Side Charge
of the charging handle can be done with the shooter's supporting
hand, while the weapon is still shouldered. This allows the operator
to maintain a good cheek weld and on-target sight picture.
rearward pull of the charging handle will work the action, but once
charged, the handle stays locked forward while the action cycles.
The shooter doesn’t have to worry about the handle impacting their
hand, their cover, or barriers during operation.
position is often compromised on rifles with a traditional charging
handle. In many cases, optics must be installed higher and/or
further forward so their objective lens won’t interfere with the
operation of a rear charging handle. Our side charge upper design
allows a shooter to have their scope installed as low and far back
as preferred with more options on usable mounts/rings
|HGC Gen. 4 Billet Lower Receiver
Checkering on front of Mag. Well
Billet Left Side Charge Upper
16" SS Fluted HBAR 1x9 Twist
|6 Position Collapsible Stock
Flip Sight Set
1 - 3" KeyMod Rail
30rd. Aluminum Magazine
1-1/4" Sling Swivel
1-1/4" Black Nylon
A2 Flash Suppressor
Std. Trigger Group
Tactical Soft Case
Standard Black starting at $ POR
Magpul Dark Earth & Black starting at $ POR
Elftmann AR15 Match 2-3/4lb
HGC Side Charge
Our side charge
handle is also very easy to operate while in prone or other tactical
shooting positions, all the while maintaining a good cheek weld and
on-target sight picture.
By keeping a static non-folding
handle, it is much less likely to get snagged in a MOLLE strap, and
its blunt shape reduces the pressure on the operator should they
come into more forceful contact with the handle.
In the event of a malfunction,
like a stuck case, the charging handle can handle whatever force is
needed to quickly clear the rifle. And, in many cases, the forward
mounting of the handle allows the shooter to keep the rifle
shouldered and on target while being able to exert a great deal of
force, if needed, to clear their weapon.
The rear access door and charging
handle slide cover were designed to keep operating gasses inside the
When shooting suppressed, operator exposure to the increased back
pressure gasses are significantly reduced.