RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT

Full Cycle Product Development

  • 2D and 3D CAD modeling; Solidsworks and Mastercam.
  • Custom test apparatus, fixture design, development, fabrication, and validation.
  • Structural and thermal finite element analysis.
  • Mechanism dynamics analysis.
  • Computational fluid dynamics analysis.
  • Interior/Exterior ballistics modeling, computations and analysis.
  • Weapon system failure investigations.
  • Altitude, temperature, humidity, rain, salt fog, sand, dust and others.
  • Vibration, shock, acceleration, 12-20 meter drop and others.
  • Weapon and ammunition testing per specific tender requirements.
  • Small, medium, and large caliber direct fire testing up to 3 miles.
  • Body armor, helmets, armor materials.
  • Ultra high speed photography, radar instrumentation and data acquisition.
  • Determining corrective actions for product failures.
  • Improving manufacturing processes and systems.
  • Eliminating the risk of physical harm from product failures.
  • Reducing financial costs associated with product failure/recalls.

Ruggedness via Simplicity

We extensively researched other tier 1 bolt action rifle systems on the market, and cross-examined ourselves and our mission to pose ourselves a serious interview question: “Where do we see rifles in five years? In ten?”