• Proprietary grip textures enhance comfort and grip
  • Low-profile, snag-free design
  • Absorb heat to protect your hands
  • Heats up more slowly and cools down much faster than the G10 variant
  • Features a series of perforations that serve as both drain holes and vents
  • Made in U.S.A.


  • Material: 6061 Billet Aluminum
  • Finish: Anodized
  • Weight:
    • Short: 0.54 oz.
    • Long: 0.75 oz.
  • Width: 0.6"
  • Length:
    • Short: 3.2" (Occupies 2 M-LOK Slots)
    • Long: 4.7" (Occupies 3 M-LOK Slots)
  • Thickness: 0.152"


  • Any M-LOK system


  • 1x Forward Controls Design MCF-A Aluminum M-LOK Rail Cover Panel
  • 2x M-LOK Screws
  • 2x M-LOK Nuts


Elevate your shooting experience with the Forward Controls Design MCF-A Aluminum M-LOK Rail Cover Panel. Designed for shooters who understand the value of precision and control, the MCF-A is a tactical upgrade that provides unmatched grip and heat management.

Unrivaled Grip for Every Situation

The MCF-A's dimpled pattern ensures your grip is firm and consistent, regardless of how you hold your firearm. Whether you're rapidly switching positions or holding steady for that perfect shot, the MCF-A's grip keeps you in control.

Innovative Heat Dissipation

The true genius of the MCF-A lies in its dual role as a heat manager. Unlike traditional polymer or wood covers, the MCF-A doesn't just insulate; it actively dissipates heat. Imagine firing round after round without the discomfort of a hot handguard. The MCF-A heats up more slowly and cools down faster than its counterparts, keeping your hands comfortable and your focus sharp.

Precision Machining for Peak Performance

Machined from 6061 aluminum, the MCF-A is a testament to the precision engineering you expect from Forward Controls Design. Its thickness and through-hole design function like a radiator, pulling heat away from the handguard. This means even under the scorching Texas sun or in the heat of rapid fire, your MCF-A stays cooler, longer.

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