In the heart of House Springs, Missouri, VKTR Industries is a fledging firearm a company that has recently made a significant impact by launching its groundbreaking rifle, the VK-1, at TriggrCon 2023. Designed in collaboration with designer Paul Leitner-Wise, this piston-driven marvel is redefining the standards of modern rifles. With a host of innovative features and a collection of patents to its name, the VK-1 earned the prestigious TriggrCon 2023 Golden Triggr Award for Most Innovative Long Gun.
Innovative Design and Unparalleled Performance
One of the most striking aspects of the VK-1 is its exceptional internal and operational design, boasting a total of eight patents that safeguard its revolutionary features. This level of innovation is a testament to VKTR Industries’ commitment to pushing the boundaries of what an AR-15 can achieve.
The VK-1 is chambered in 5.56x45mm and offers a 1:7” twist rate, ensuring optimal accuracy and performance. Its 1/2×28 muzzle threads enable customization with various muzzle devices, further enhancing its versatility. The barrels are thermally fitted to forged upper receivers, a feature that ensures consistency and durability even under heavy use.