6+ Weeks

Current Lead Time 6+ Weeks



Franklin Armory® is proud to produce 100% American made quality firearms. The PDW C11-OPS™ comes factory equipped with our Osprey Defense™ piston kit. The Osprey Defense™ piston keeps firearms running cleaner and cooler for enhanced reliability. This pairs well with the Franklin Armory® Factory BFSIII™ trigger, in the third position the BFSIII™ fires once on pull and once on release. We know you will enjoy this reliable, quality firearm.


Buying a complete firearm or lower from Franklin Armory® is easy, safe, and legal. Federal law requires all firearms be shipped to a licensed dealer.

Once you have placed your order, please have your FFL dealer email us a copy of their license, include your name, and the order number you received.

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BFSIII™ is NOT for civilian sales in CA, DC, IA, NJ, NY, HI, DE, RI, FL, MD, CT, or WA.


 Barrel Length + Type

 11.5” Medium Contour


 11.5” Magpul SL M-Lok


 Magpul MBUS/Fixed


 1:7” 5.56 NATO

 Charging Handle

 Badger Ordnance Gen 2 Tack Latch

 Bolt Carrier

 Salt Bath Nitride






 Gas System

 Osprey Defense Piston

 Gas Block

 Fixed Front Sight Gas Block

 Muzzle Device







 Magpul SL


 Hard Coat Type III Anodized


 5.56 NATO



⚠️WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including lead, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information, go to -