Gunmaker Del-Ton Incorporated has begun shipping its new DTI Extreme Duty AR-15 style rifle.

Chambered in 5.56 X 45, this rifle is built to withstand lots of shooting and the elements. The 16-inch barrel is hammer forged and chrome-lined for long life. The upper and lower receivers are Mil-Spec, hard coat anodized and forged from 7075 T6 aluminum. Mil-Spec phosphated 8620 steel carrier assembly. Both carrier and bolt are heat treated and plated; the carrier interior and key are also chrome lined.

The M4 handguard has a double heat shield and aluminum delta ring assembly, and the M4 buttstock adjusts to five positions. Right hand ejection. The rear sight is a Troy Industries flip-up model. Rifle also comes with a sling, two 30-round magazines, a buttstock cleaning kit and a hard case.

MSRP: $989