• One-piece free float design
  • All SLR KeyMod's double as built in QD swivel mounts (QMod)
  • 6 picatinny rail slots at the front 12 o'clock position and 2 picatinny slots at receiver junction
  • Compatible with all Mil-Spec AR-15 uppers
  • 4 Built-in QD swivel mounting points, front and rear on right and left side
  • KeyMod slots at 3, 6, and 9 o'clock positions
  • Proven Slip fit locking mount design - much more secure than a clamp type mount
  • Proven Anti Slip Design keys into barrel nut
  • Billet Anti Rotation Insert (black insert included)
  • No barrel nut shims required for installation
  • Compatible with most known low profile gas blocks
  • Barrel nut and wrench included


  • Material:
    • Handguard: 6061 Aluminum
    • Barrel Nut: 7075 Aluminum
  • Finish: Anodize
  • Weight (Including Barrel Nut and Hardware): 9.28 oz.
  • Inside Diameter: 1.3"
  • Height: 2"
  • Width: 1.53"


  • Mil-Spec AR-15 uppers


  • 1x HELIX KeyMod Handguard
  • 2x Mounting screws (Requires a 9/64 Hex Wrench for installation, NOT included)
  • 1x Anti Rotation Insert
  • 1x Aluminum barrel Nut
  • 1x Barrel Nut Wrench


SLR Rifleworks offers a line of handguards that are unlike anything else you’re likely to come across on the small arms market today. The SLR Helix Handguard is a lightweight, free-floating handguard that offers incredible flexibility for the operator to add accessories and change them on the fly. The HELIX KeyMod handguard mounts easily and remains rock-solid no matter what you put it through. This is the one you have to try.

The SLR Helix Handguard, A Flexible Option

The SLR Rifleworks Helix KeyMod handguard is unique, even among the wonderfully flexible line of handguards in SLR’s stable. Helix KeyMod Handguards feature SLR’s adapted KeyMod rails, the Q-Mod rail system. Q-Mod rails feature KeyMod style slots that also act as quick disconnect points. Imagine the flexibility to put a QD connector just about anywhere on your handguard you want to. That simple innovation could be a game changer. The ability to adapt on the fly is an advantage every operator needs.

The SLR HELIX Won’t Weigh You Down

The Helix is a lightweight handguard, the 13.7-inch version weighs in at just 8.6 ounces with mounting hardware included. You won’t find this handguard dragging you down in the field, the Helix handguard doesn’t force a tradeoff between features and weight. This one does it all without acting like an anchor.

Solid Installation Without Timing or Shims

SLR’s handguards feature their Slip Fit mounting system, a solid, barrel nut based mounting scheme that applies easily and securely without the hassle of adding shims or stressing over timing issues. A special insert nullifies rotation risk while the entire mounting process requires no specialized tools. This is the easy way to give yourself an edge.


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