2A Armament: Balios Lite, Gen 2, 5.56 NATO, 16"

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Each rifle is hand assembled to order, test fired, and backed by 2A Armament great support staff.

The BLR-16 is 2A Armaments lightest and most popular rifle. 2A Armament set out to deliver a reliable, lightweight rifle with innovative components to provide customers with the best possible shooting experience. The BLR-16 is in use by professional end users all over the country and each component of a 2A Armament rifle is hand finished, assembled to ordered, test fired, and backed by 2A Armament’s great support staff.


  • 2A BALIOS LITE GEN 2 LOWER RECEIVER - CNC machined 7075-T6 billet with flared mag-well, hard coat type-III anodized, rear tensioning screw, rear takedown spring retainer, screw in bolt catch pin.
  • 2A BALIOS LITE GEN 2 UPPER RECEIVER - CNC machined 7075-T6 billet "slick side" mil-spec port door, retained port door rod, M-4 feed ramps, machined indexing marks.
  • 2A Armament Lightweight Steel Bolt Carrier - .8620 machined body with QPQ process, 9310 machined bolt, cryogenically treated , MPT, and QPQ.
  • 2A BARREL - 16" Pencil profile, 416-R stainless steel, mid-length gas system, 5.56 NATO spec chamber, 1 in 8 twist, 1/2x28 thread, QPQ process, titanium gas block.
  • 2A RECEIVER EXTENSION - 2A Armament buffer tube and 2A latch plate, standard H-Buffer.
  • 2A HANDGUARD - 2A Armament 15" 6061 extruded BL G2-RAIL M-LOK, Lightweight aluminum barrel nut.
  • 2A Titanium T3 Compensator.
  • STOCK/GRIP - BCM MOD 0 Grip, MFT Minimalist Stock
  • LOWER PARTS - 2A magazine catch, 2A through drilled titanium takedown pins, mil-spec safety and bolt catch.
  • TRIGGER - ALG-ACT trigger group.
  • WEIGHT - 5.0 pounds based on options.
  • Due to supply issues, no magazine included.
  • Product of the Great State of Idaho, MADE IN THE U.S.A.



  • Caliber: 5.56x45mm NATO
  • Barrel Length: 16"
  • Muzzle Thread: 1/2x28 
  • Twist Rate: 1 - 8"
  • Gas System: Mid-Length Gas System
  • Weight: 5.0 lbs
  • Length: 33" – 36.75”
  • Mounting System: G2-RAIL M-LOK


FFL Requirements & Magazine Restrictions

This item has to ship to an FFL. Please read the attached information. Shipping Rules & Magazine Restrictions.




5.56 NATO
16 inch