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Old 02-13-2018, 08:06 PM   #1
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Got ATF approval for a .223 upper for the M11 that takes AR mags.

Great news! Videos show it running well, from both a mil mags and drums.
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Got ATF approval for a .223 upper for the M11 that takes AR mags.

Great news! Videos show it running well, from both a mil mags and drums.

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I think they are still waiting on the internal buffer upper to be approved. The current upper you have to drill a hole in the m11 for the buffer
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Yep. The internal buffer version will probably do 2 things....

1. Sell a ton of uppers because most folks don’t want to drill holes in their registered machine gun.

2. Add another 50% to the prices of a transferable M11s. Lage has taken the cheapest machine gun and in a short amount of time made it very desirable. I see this innnovation being another step up.
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Awesome. I hope you have ammo stacked deep.
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Richard from Lage Manufacturing got the approval for the Max11/15 5.56 upper for the M11/9 submachine gun. He got approval for both models, internal buffer and external buffer systems. What's cool is that it accepts a lot of AR15 parts such as barrels, hand guards, and I believe bolt carriers. I have a M11/9 and I can't wait to get this upper.

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We have received our determination letter from the BATFE and they have approved both versions of the MAX-11/15! We will start production right away and hope to have the first 20 ready in a few months. After the first run we will increase the quantity of each run with the goal of doing a minimum of 50 per 4-6 weeks. Since both versions were approved you will be contacted a month or two prior to the run that you are going to be in and we will ask you which version you would like (AR Recoil System or Internal Recoil Mechanism). There will be no price difference between the two options. The price for the MAX-11/15 will be finalized when the first production run is completed but it is estimated to be $2,995. We estimate to reach the end of the current list in approximately 18 months. We will continue to post updates of the status on our website.
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