The licensed SOC SLR Otto Repa made by Ares Airsoft is available now at Gunfire. Here is an instant video showing you some of its features... "The SOC SLR is a unique replica of an interesting sniper rifle manufactured by ARES in cooperation with Otto Repa OMR. The use of bullpup makes the replica very compact and comfortable to maneuver while using a long barrel. The heart of the replica is the EFCS gearbox known from other ARES replicas."
Mach Sakai finally gets a unit of the L1A1 SLR AEG made by Ares Airoft. This is a re-release of this much well received airsoft sniper rifle and it is based on the FN FAL and used by the British forces. This is an improved version with the faux wood furniture and large battery storage. Mach Sakai tests it for accuracy and operations in this video.
Bruce of BB2K Airsoft takes an iconic rifle of the British for this video review, the Ares L1A1 SLR AEG... "The L1A1 SLR and the FN FAL are among the classics of weapon technology. It is one of the top 10 weapons of the world. 'The Right Arm of the Free World"' has been implemented by ARES perfectly in airsoft and thought of all the subtleties. Only a GBB would increase this replica's value even further."
Instead of getting the wood kit for your new edition of the Ares Airsoft L1A1 SLR, why not get the Ares L1A1 SLR Wood Edition itself as it has been released? Less hassle of putting the wood kit yourself... "New Product release : We proud to announce that L1A1 SLR Wooden edition is released. For the details, pls. visit our website (www.aresairsoft.com) or check with your local retailers."
We get another peek on the upcomong SLR SOLO M4 Series under the SLR Airsoftworks brand, which is an agreement between DYTAC and SLR Rifleworks. These airsoft rifles will be using the SLR SOLO Series Rails and will feature the DYTAC quick spring change in the gearbox. Here is Evike.com telling is more about the series in this episode of "The Gun Corner".
Ares Airsoft released a video showing that their airsoft version of the L1A1 Self Loading Rifle (SLR) has the same exact length as the real L1A1 SLR, with the video showing that the length is 1143mm. That length is what is indicated in the Wikipedia entry on the L1A1 SLR but according to Paradata, which is a website in the history of the British Parachute Regiment and Airborne forces, the length is 1180mm.
A three part video of the Ares Airsoft L1A1 SLR AEG from PatrolBase is on YouTube. The first part is the unboxing of the AEG and it is a re-release from Ares Airsoft. The second one is about the differences and the third video is a shooting test. For those looking to have this in their collections, they can contact PatrolBase for orders and delivery.
For those who have been looking for the British SLR rifle, Firesupport sends in news that they are taking pre-orders of the Ares Airsoft SLR AEG... "Ares ORIGINAL BRITISH L1A1 SLR 2016 version. Final price will be £440 and will be here using Express Priority Air service in 3-4 weeks. These prices will not rice with a required pre-order Deposit of £150 with the balance to be paid before shipping it to you.
AirRattle are having sale of the Echo1 Ohio Ordnance Works M1918 SLR right now until the midnight of Monday... "The Officially Licensed M1918 SLR is a full metal WWII squad automatic airsoft AEG replica. The Echo1 M1918 Browning Automatic Rifle replica is an extremely well built and highly functional AEG that is perfect for players, collectors and reenactors.
Bob gets back to an Echo1 period gun, the Echo1 Ohio Ordnance M1918 SLR or famously known as the Browning Automatic Rifle (BAR) which is in stock right now at Airsoft GI... "The M1918 SLR is officially licensed by Ohio Ordnance Works and is a World War II based squad weapon. For the airsofters, reenactors and collectors the SLR is a great buy due to its steel and aluminum with faux wood body. The M1918 SLR gun built like a tank on the outside and the inside.