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MGI Rifle Length Transforming Handguard

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If you are the proud owner  of an Hydra or MCS System from MGI (or intend want to become one), we have some news of a new product you'll likely be interested in. Here's what they tell us about it.

MGI Rifle Length Transforming Handguard

An exciting new change that will transform your Hydra!  A unique MGI Handguard that is a Transforming Rail System and is a great Handguard replacement for your Quick Change Barrel Upper Receiver (QCB-D).  The style and feel of this Handguard will transform your Hydra with attitude!

The MGI Rifle Length Transforming Handguard is 11.5-inches in length and can be used with Carbine length and Rifle length barrels.  Going with the modular ability of the Hydra, you'll be able to choose any combination of Panels to customize the Handguard the way you like it.  You won't be limited to a Single Rail System but a Modular Rail System designed to attach different types of accessories.

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This Transforming Handguard is made from 7075 Aluminum with T6 Mil Spec Black Hard Coated Anodizing with a built-in Picatinny Rail System across the top and five Integral Quick Detach Points.  You choose a combination of select Modular Transforming Panels:  KEYMOD Aluminum Panels, M-LOK Aluminum Panels, SNAKE SKIN Polymer Panels and FRAG Polymer Panels.  By having Modular Transforming Panels, it leaves the ability for future Rail Systems when they become available.

The MGI Rifle Length Transforming Handguard will come with a 3/32″ Allen Wrench and screws so you can attach it to the Quick Change Barrel Upper Receiver (QCB-D) and to attach Modular Transforming Panels to the Handguard.

NOTE* – This Transforming Handguard Rail System will ONLY fit the Quick Change Barrel Upper Receiver (QCB-D) on the Hydra and MCS systems.

Transforming Modular Panels sold separately.

MGI by their own description:

Founded by Mack Gwinn Jr., primarily out of a desire to create the best weapon for the job he was doing everyday, MGI has “50 Years of Innovative Weapons Development.” The Hydra was the weapon Mack Gwinn Jr. set out to create so many years ago.

You can learn more about MGI and the Hydra System right here.

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