Hard Charger Tactical (HCT)


92 in stock (can be backordered)


Hard Charger Tactical (HCT)

Mounts to the Third (3rd) Picatinny Slot of the Rifle’s Upper Receiver

*Comes with the Traditional Pull Handle

No longer do you have to rebuild your upper receiver or buy a new rifle to have the side charging capability!!

Devil Dog Concepts’ Side Charging Handle System; The HARD CHARGER TACTICAL (HCT), mounts to the Third (3rd) Picatinny rail slot replacing the existing charging handle, turning your rifle into a side charger.

No Machining.  No modifications.

The Hard Charger Tactical mounting option utilizes the third slot allowing mounting of a Back Up Sight to the rear, leaving the front of the Upper Receiver rail space available for Optics.  This option is designed for a more “Tactical’ type of optic set up.

Link For More Info: About The HARD CHARGER

Ergonomically Beneficial – Multiple Ways to Charge – Interchangeable from Rifle to Rifle – Non Reciprocating – Removes Stress on Roll Pin – Reduces Torque on Charging Handle – Field Strippable – Gross Motor Skills – Plenty of Room for Mounting Optics and Sights

All variants of the Hard Charger; Side Charging Handle System are compatible with any Standard Forged (.223/5.56 size), Flat Top AR-15/M-16 type Rifle Upper Receiver.

Not designed to work on billet receivers, left eject rifles, and is not .308 compatible.

See FAQs for caliber and rifle compatibility details.


*Cannot ship outside of the United States.

Mil-Spec Anodized 7075 Aluminum, Stainless Steel, and Impact Resistant Polycarbonate.

Weighs under 5 ounces.

5 year manufacturer warranty.

U.S. Patent No. 9,746,263

U.S. Trademark Reg. No. 5,354,510

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