DRD Tactical has come up with a new battle rifle aimed at the Spec Ops market… the Paratus 16. Its modular, it can be broken down, but the big thing here is that it is about a 30 second rebuild from briefcase size.
The Paratus was developed for the Clandestine Break-Down Semi-Automatic Rifle (CSR) proposal pursuant to a request listed on an open announcement by Joint & Special Operations Program (JSOP).
Paratus is a quick break down Semi-Automatic Rifle chambered in .308 / 7.62 x 51mm. The Rifle can be assembled in less than one minute without the use of any tools
Paratus is a new Patents Pending design which offers features like Magpul folding stock, a quick change barrel, and fits in a very small hard case, back pack, or Diplomatic Attache case.
CALIBER: .308 / 7.63 x 51mm
WEIGHT: 9.2 lbs
BARREL: Lothar-Walther 16” with 1 in 10 twist
MAGAZINE CAPACITY: 20 Rounds (Comes with 2 Magpul P-mags)
BUTTSTOCK/GRIPS: Magpul, Adjustable Folding Stock and Grips
SAFETY SELECTOR: AR15 type
TRIGGER: Geissele 2-Stage
OPTIC MOUNTING RAIL: MIL-STD 1913
OPERATION: Direct Gas operated Semi-Automatic
FINISH: Nickel Boron
SIGHTS: Magpul MBUS