Custom Aero Precision M5 .308/7.62×51 18” AR-10 Semi-Auto Rifle, Lantac

SOLD FOR: $755

WOA#: WY240130ER001

Make: Aero Precision

Model: M5

Serial Number:  US175637

Year of Manufacture: Modern

Caliber: .308/7.62 Nato

Action Type: Semi-Automatic, Direct Impingement.

Markings: The right side of the magwell is marked, “AERO PRECISION LLC TACOMA, WA MODEL M5 CAL MULTI S/N US175637”.  The left side of the magwell is marked with the AERO precision logo.  The safety is marked with bullet Pictograms. The BCG is marked “LANTAC”.  The barrel is marked with the Ballistic Advantage logo and “.308 WIN 1/10 4150 CrMoV U1325”.  Both sights are marked “MBUS / PRO”.  The charging handle is marked “AERO PRECISION BREACH”.  The finned grip is marked “STRIKE INDUSTRIES”, “CAGE CODE 66F66 / SANTA ANA, CA”.  The buttstock is marked “MOE RIFLE”.  Both sides of the handguard are marked with the Aero Precision logo.  The muzzle brake is marked “GAMMA / 762 / VG6”.

Barrel Length: 18”. Ballistic Advantage 4150 CrMoV 1/10 .308 Barrel.   20” with Gamma 762 CG6 Muzzle Brake.

Sights / Optics:  The top of the rifle is an uninterrupted picatinny rail for all your favorite sight and optic options. The rail is mounted with MBUS Pro sights.

Stock Configuration & Condition:  The buttstock is a Magpul MOE Rifle FDE stock with sling loop, Ambi QD cups, storage compartment, and rubber buttpad.  The pistol grip is a Strike Industries Finned Grip.  The handguard is a 15” MLOK Aero Precision Handrail (FDE) with ambi QD cups and a Magpul Sling adapter mounted to the left side.  The LOP measures 14” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttpad.  The stock rates in about Excellent overall condition.  Has Seekins Precision Ambi Black billet selector switch installed.  The BCG has been upgraded to a LANTAC M-SPEC Nitrided BCG.

Magazine Quantity and Condition: One 10 round Magpul 7.62×51 PMAG in Excellent condition.

Type of Finish: Black, FDE

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no visible erosion in the bore. In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 10/10.

Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. There are a few faint drag lines on the receivers.  There are hardly any signs of previous operation present.  The screw heads are sharp. The markings are clear. Overall, this rifle rates in about Excellent condition.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this rifle. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements. Has ambidextrous safety and charging handle.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This rifle comes with a total of one magazine and its attached canvas sling.

Our Assessment:  The Aero Precision M5 .308, outfitted with a Ballistic Advantage 18″ barrel, VG6 Gamma Muzzle Brake, and Lantac M-SPEC Nitrided Bolt Carrier Group, represents a pinnacle of shooting performance and engineering excellence. This configuration, a testament to the synergy of premium components, offers a semi-automatic rifle platform that excels in precision and durability across a range of applications from hunting to tactical shooting. At its core, the Ballistic Advantage barrel enhances accuracy, while the VG6 Gamma Muzzle Brake effectively mitigates recoil and muzzle rise, enabling rapid, successive shots with minimal deviation. Coupled with the reliability and enhanced wear resistance of the Lantac M-SPEC Nitrided BCG, this rifle stands as a superior choice for enthusiasts demanding a high-caliber, versatile firearm capable of delivering consistent performance in the demanding .308 Winchester caliber, blending top-tier design with unmatched functionality.  Please see our photos and good luck on your bid!  – L.S.

Custom Aero Precision M5 .308/7.62x51 18” AR-10 Semi-Auto Rifle, Lantac
Custom Aero Precision M5 .308/7.62×51 18” AR-10 Semi-Auto Rifle, Lantac