Lancer set out to design a better 5.56 magazine; one with the reliability of steel and the durability and weight of polymer. The L5 Advanced Warfighter Magazine (AWM®) is that magazine.
The L5AWM’s exclusive hybrid design includes a hardened steel feed lip assembly molded into a proprietary polymer body with aggressive surface texturing to create the ultimate rifle magazine tough enough for military, law enforcement, and competition applications.
The L5AWM is compatible with modern weapon systems, including M4/M16/AR15, SCAR16, HK416, ARX160, SIG556, ARC, SIG MCX, IWI Tavor, IWI X95, SA80, chambered in 5.56x45mm / .223 Remington.
Designed, tooled, manufactured, and assembled in the USA
Increased Durability and Reliability
Proprietary polymer body offers unmatched durability, even in sub-freezing conditions (tested from -40F to +180F)
Hardened steel feed lips do not bend, deform, or crack under hard use or extended storage
Impact and chemical resistant polymer body meets or exceeds military testing standards
Non-tilt follower with stainless steel spring allows for loaded mag storage without degrading performance
Improved Combat Readiness
Translucent magazine bodies (select models) make for easy pre-training inspections
Expedites visual confirmation of ammunition levels during and between exercises
Superior Safety and Efficiency
Reduces weapon malfunctions by providing increased reliability
Allows for immediate visual identification of ammunition type
Increases ammunition awareness during reloads