Featured LANTAC Brings Black Nitride To E-BCG Series Industry News November 29, 2017 Join the Conversation Written by Jacki Billings LANTAC brings a sleek look to its Enhanced BCG series, showcasing standard and heavy bolt carrier groups in a new Black Nitride finish. The M16 full auto style BCGs feature a Quench Polish Quench nitride coated black finish. Available on the Standard E-BCG .223/5.56 model as well as the Heavy .308/7.62 variant, the Black Nitride finish isn’t resigned to just looks. LANTAC says the coating offers a level of corrosion resistance along with reduced friction. The E-BCG’s standard configuration weighs 11 ounces while the Heavy lives up to its name, tipping scales at one pound. Both versions feature shrouded forward gas ports and shape assist. LANTAC says the E-BCGs design ultimately reduces pressurization inside the upper receiver caused by short barreled rifles running cans. “The E-BCG's forward porting and unique shape assist in reducing pressurization inside the upper receiver that can be caused by short barrel rifles running suppressors,” the company said in a statement. “However, it should be noted that the E-BCG is not a complete solution for this issue and all rifles are different. ‘Over Gassed' guns will suffer to a larger extent from this problem.” The Black Nitride E-BCGs are up for grabs on LANTAC’s site, though consumers will have to patiently wait for the Standard which is currently on backorder. LANTAC projects the Standard E-BCG will be restocked within two to three weeks. The Standard offers an MSRP of $285 while the Heavy comes in at a cool $345. For more information, go to: https://www.lantac-usa.com/bolt-carrier-groups LANTAC E-BCG for $236 at Optics Planet More from LANTAC The E-BCG serves as the heart of the LANTAC 6ARC. Read the Review Here. Explore RECOILweb:Photo Coverage NRA 2015 Annual Meeting & ExhibitsReview: B&T APC10High Angle Rifle Shooting on RECOILtv Training TuneupsRECOILtv: Training Tune Ups Fundamental #2 - Stance NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Get your pack of 50 Print-at-Home targets when you subscribe to the RECOIL email newsletter. We'll send you weekly updates on guns, gear, industry news, and special offers from leading manufacturers - your guide to the firearms lifestyle.You want this. Trust Us.