IWI US Side Event Sponsor for 2015 GASTON Pro-Am Southeast Regional

Harrisburg, Pa. (November 2015) – IWI US, Inc., a subsidiary of Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) Ltd., has signed on as a Side Event Sponsor for the 2015 GASTON Pro-Am Southeast Regional. This event will be held at the South River Gun Club in Covington, Georgia Nov. 5-8, 2015. The match will take place over a half day and consists of 200+ steel knockdown targets completed in an eight stage course of fire.

IWI US will be donating two TAVOR® SAR Flattop B17-9’s in 9mm. One will be awarded to the competitor who completes the fastest time on a plate rack at the side event, while a random winner will be drawn from all who compete at the side event for the second TAVOR® SAR.

The TAVOR® SAR Flattop B17-9 incorporates a full-length MIL-STD Picatinny rail, in addition to the standard short rail, at a 45 degree angle opposite the charging handle.

Caliber:9mm Para
Operating System:Closed rotating bolt, long gas stroke on piston head
Magazine Type:IWI Steel Magazine; Compatible with Polymer NATO STANAG type
Magazine Capacity:32 rounds
Barrel Material:Cold hammer forged, CrMoV, chrome lined
Barrel Length:17”
Overall Length:26 1/8”
Weight:7.9 lbs.
Rifling:Right hand, 6 grooves, 1:10” twist
Stock Color:Black
Stock Type:Reinforced polymer bullpup configuration
Sights:Folding front sight (blade) with Tritium insert and rear sight (aperture)