- NP3 - Electroless Nickel / PTFE coating
- Dry lubricated and low friction surface
- Extremely hard and resistant to wear
- Tested at over 1 million cycles without failure
- Made in U.S.A.
- Material: Aircraft Grade 7075 Aluminum
- Finish: NP3 Coated
- Weight: 1.4 oz.
This Radian Raptor Charging Handle is a NP3 coated, if you want the anodized model, please look at the Radian Raptor AR-15 Ambidextrous Charging Handle - Anodized.
*May NOT fit on some SIG AR's, specifically the 516 Model
If you need a new ambi charging handle for your AR-15, consider the Radian (formerly AXTS Weapons Systems) Raptor Ambidextrous Charging Handle coated in NP3. Tested at over one million cycles, you can be certain that this charging handle will outlast the toughest mission and bring you and your rifle safely through. No need to worry about premature failure or bending with the Radian Raptor charging handle! The Raptor™ is made from aircraft grade 7075 aluminum to ensure its durability and longevity.
The Raptor Charging Handle features a new design that permits the user to use either palm “blading” or the finger/thumb to charge the firearm. This ambidextrous handle makes it suitable for southpaws and righties alike, as well as for those who are comfortable using either hand. Whether you use your strong side or your support side, the charging motion is fluid and effortless.
This Raptor™ features NP3 coating as its finish. NP3 is commonly used as a coating for moving parts in a firearm and helps to reduce friction. Because NP3 is extremely resistant to corrosion, your charging handle will be able to withstand the elements with ease. This Raptor Charging Handle is designed to fit AR-15 platforms in .223 Remington and 5.56 NATO. Order yours today for a charging handle on which you can depend.
Wing Tactical Brings You The Raptor Charging Handle - NP3 Coated
Wing Tactical only carries the best components so there’s no need to wonder if the NP3 coating of the Radian Raptor AR-15 Ambidextrous Charging Handle is a real advancement or just another flash in the pan. As shooters and armorers, we know how important the finish on moving parts is. No one wants a finish that won’t stand up to use. We all know just how miserable it is when a flawed finish starts to give and corrosion sets in. The NP3 coating featured on this Radial Charging Handle isn’t a flavor of the month option. NP3 finishes wear like no other finish on the market. NP3 coating has an inherent lubricity that can’t be beat. It stays clean and wears longer than most coatings commonly available.
NP3 Is At Home Anywhere
NP3 coated parts feature a refined, satin gray look that will stand out from the sea of Mil-Spec black at the range. The finish is non-reflective, so it won’t throw up a flash to give away your position when you’re in the field with it.
Radian’s NP3 coated Raptor Ambidextrous Charging Handle is just what the Armorer ordered for your AR-15 build. Take it to the range to show off, or take it out on an extended tour. Either way, you have a piece you can count on. Even if you somehow make a mark in the NP3 finish of your Raptor Charging Handle, you won’t have to worry about peeling or corrosion running under the coating. Corrosion doesn’t migrate underneath NP3 finishes, so you can take them anywhere and never worry about a failure in the field.
Radian Raptor NP3 charging handle
Posted by JDM on 22nd Jun 2017
Great AR15 charging handle , perfect fit ,.smooth operation and looks great . Thank you Radian .
Amazing Quality, Not Nickel Boron
Posted by TC on 7th May 2017
Like all the reviews, this is amazing quality. NP3 is not nickel boron (for the reviewer who says it doesn't match his NIB bolt carrier). NP3 is nickel teflon, and is a slightly different grey color than NIB. It's also a better finish, with teflon impregnated, and much slicker than NIB.
Great Ambi Charging Handle
Posted by Unknown on 6th Apr 2017
Bought this for my 300BLK Spikes Tactical Hellbreaker build, combined it with a JP Industries silent capture buffer spring and a Bootleg Inc adjustable bolt carrier group. My set up is smooth as butter thanks to this piece. Definitely worth it!
Posted by 15 year Navy Seabee on 1st Jan 2017
Pair it with a nickel boron bolt carrier group and you'll be gtg.
great charging handle
Posted by Unknown on 18th Jul 2016
This is a great charging handle.works really good and no problems at all.A MUST HAVE!!!!!!!!
Best Charging Handle
Posted by David-Great Falls on 10th May 2016
When the other guy looks at you to size you up and see your charging handle he will go find an easier target. The Raptor screams professional grade, I know what I am doing.
I highly recommend the Raptor AR15 charging handle as an important upgrade to your rifle
Posted by NorCalVor on 9th May 2016
Does a zip a dee doh dah job.
Only wish Nickle Boron in general was a more consistent color an finish. It doesn't match my NB ALG trigger or NB BCG.
But i still dig it!
Great, fast service from Wing time an time again. Thanx fellas!
Posted by jaime Fort Worth TX on 5th May 2016
Your the best! Hands down or up?
Posted by ZumoKing on 24th Apr 2016
Used this charging handle in a custom build 2 A Armament Ballios lite matched set with a MP3 /SRC bolt carrier group . Looks great and perfect fit and function while reducing weight. .
Have product not tried
Posted by Mark DeNeault on 10th Aug 2015
I have this product installed on my new OIP rifle from Bentwood Gunsmithing. I have not shot the gun as has been very hot and lots of chances for fires where I live. Will get out soon. I also have to weigh this item against the one that was on the 3.9 lb rifle, and if it is excessive, I will put it on my other AR.