BCM® BFH 16" Mid Length Upper Receiver Group w/ VTAC ALPHA 13" Handguard

MSRP: $889.00
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SKU:
BCM-URG-MID-16-BFH-VTRX13
Features:
Cold Hammer Forged Barrels
Stock Status:

Out of stock


Bravo Company MFG, Inc.
Specifications: Barrel, Forged, Hammer (BFH)
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Professional Grade Weaponry, by BCM®™
Made by Bravo Company MFG, Inc. (BCM®) These Barreled Upper Receiver Groups are designed for shooting professionals with the Mil-Spec features for the demands of their duty. They are fully assembled, headspaced, and test fired.
As a note: BCM® barrel components are parkerized separately before assembly. Prior to shipping, all BCM® upper receiver groups are test fired for function, laser bore sighted with a Milspec carry handle for sight alignment within Mil-Specs, and then batch samples are test fired for accuracy. As such, the upper receiver group will show handling marks consistent with these quality control procedures.
Cold Hammer Forged Barrels
This process of manufacturing barrels has been used for European small arms for generations, and it is gaining popularity in the United States because of the increased barrel life and outstanding accuracy of a hammer forged barrel. The BCM® BFH series of barrels are made right here in the USA! (Just like all the BCM® products.)
M4 Feed Ramp Barrel Extension
M4 Feed Ramp Flat Top Receiver
In developing the USGI M4 carbine as one of the primary weapons for today s infantry, some modifications were performed to the original M16 platform to enhance the reliability of the shorter barreled carbines. With the shorter carbine gas system and the increased gas port pressure, the carbine cycled faster, and at times the cycle rate could be faster than the magazine would feed ammunition. One of the modifications done to increase reliable feeding included enhancing the angle and the length of the feed ramps. This USGI modification was done to both the barrel extension and the upper receiver, creating a longer and steeper feed ramp. These Mil-Spec M4 feed ramps are part of the original CNC manufacturing process. As a result, the factory machined M4 feed ramps on the receiver are hard coat anodized which adds significant strength to the aluminum. This feature is offered on all BCM® uppers and all BCM® barrels.
T-Marked Upper Receiver
The contemporary M16/M4 rifle is built around the concept of modularity. All of the BCM® flat top uppers feature a USGI type laser etched T-marks to provide addressing for the remounting of tactical accessories such as optics, laser sights, etc. This enables the weapon platform to be easily configured and then accurately reconfigured for each specific mission.
USGI 1/7 Twist Rate
The USGI 1/7 twist rate of all of the BCM® barrels is the preferred twist rate by most professional infantryman. This twist rate has proven very versatile and can effectively run the new heavier 5.56 ammo that is hugely popular with military and private security personal for its superior ballistics.
Mil-Spec Barrel Steel (Certified Mil-B-11595E)
BCM® barrel steel is Mil-Spec per MIL-B-11595E, and is independently certified. This grade (CMV) of steel is a Mil-Spec steel used in the USGI M16 family of rifles; it is stronger and will last longer than the typical barrels offered in the commercial market. This Mil-Spec grade steel gets its additional strength and rigidity from an increase in carbon and/or vanadium in the alloy. This will offer increased barrel life and performance through use in all types of extreme environments and temperatures.
Chrome Bore and Chamber
One of the first modifications that were made to the original M16 in the mid 1960 s was the addition of the chrome lined bore and chamber. It is now a worldwide standard in the industry for a battle rifle. The chrome bore and chamber is harder than the barrel steel and on the USGI M16/M4 rifles will aid in chambering, extraction, and reliability. It increases velocity, and also resist against fouling and corrosion from extended use in the field. This gives the end user a longer barrel life with less required time in maintenance and cleaning.
Manganese Phosphate Barrel Finish
Barrels are parkerized with the manganese phosphate finish (Mil-Spec A-A-59267). Military specifications also state that the entire barrel surface is phosphate finished to create a porous surface to absorb oil as to resist against corrosion from the elements. BCM® barrels are phosphated before installation of front sights. This is a much more extensive assembly operation, but insures that the entire barrel is finished and protected . . .even under the front sight base.
5.56 NATO Chambers
The USGI 5.56 NATO chamber is the best choice for effective deployment, reliability, and compatibility, of higher chamber pressures of military ammo.
Government Barrel Profiles
Duty rifles are built to be carried - day in and day out. The USGI barrel profiles (often referred to as the Government Profile) enable the operator to carry their weapon for longer periods of time and deploy them faster than the heavier commercial H-Barrel counterparts. The government profile barrel is also compatible with the current M203 mounting systems.
HPT / MP Inspected Barrels
Military specifications require that barrels undergo a HPT (High-Pressure Test) load as a part of quality assurance procedures. Commonly referred to as a proof load, the M197 HPT is rated for 70,000 psi. BCM® barrels are proof loaded and then MPI (Magnetic Particle Inspected) to detect any possible flaws in the barrels surface. The barrels are MP inspected with both circular and longitudinal magnetic fields per ASTME1444-01 (current Mil-Spec) to assure a high quality finished product. All BCM® barrels are marked HP MP as our proof load marking.
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14 Reviews

  • 5
    Awesome Upper

    Posted by anonymous on Apr 9th 2019

    Excellent craftsmanship, well balanced, tight shooting...the list goes on. BCM is as good as it gets.

  • 5
    Customer review

    Posted by anonymous on Dec 12th 2018

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  • 5
    Customer review

    Posted by Kyle Smith on May 9th 2018

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  • 5
    Flawless.

    Posted by antonnie wylepski on Oct 27th 2017

    If you're wanting to revive and older AR or build a new one, I highly recommend this upper. It's fairly priced and high quality. I put an Aim Point on it and hand groups under and inch at 25 meters right of the bat.
    The only other thing I have to say is that if you're going from a carbine gas tube to a mid length gas tube make sure you have the right recoil buffer. The timing will change and it is very important that you have the correct timing from the time the round is fired and the time the bolt unlocks.

  • 5
    Goood Quality!

    Posted by Gen on May 9th 2017

    Good quality!
    Fast shipping!
    I wanna 14.5" barrel ver. but Unfortunately only 16" Length barrel.

  • 5
    Excellent product.

    Posted by Greg on Sep 26th 2016

    Great quality as one would expect from BCM. Will continue to purchase future uppers and accessories from BCM.

  • 5
    Awesome upper

    Posted by Joshua Lewis on Sep 22nd 2016

    Best quality you can get

  • 5
    Awesome!!

    Posted by anonymous on Jan 12th 2013

    BCM definitely lived up to my expectations. Excellent build quality, awesome customer service and fair pricing. This was my first BCM upper and it won't be the last.

  • 4
    Almost Excellent

    Posted by Humphrey on Nov 18th 2012

    Great service by BCM. Fast Shipping. The only problem with this upper receiver group is that you will not be able to mount any of the picatinny rails included with the package in the most front, bottom slot of the Alpha rail for a bipod or foregrip as pictured.