ZENITH Z-5 RIFLE - Zenith Firearms
Zenith Firearms is an importer of Roller Lock action Firearms based in Afton, Virginia. Zenith imports Rifles and Pistols from MKE (Mechanical and Chemical Industry Corporation) of Turkey long known for their Military weapons. MKE has been manufacturing roller-delayed firearms using original tooling for over 40 years. Based on quality the MKE & Zenith Firearms products have proven themselves in the civilian and Law Enforcement community's .Zenith offers firearms in the popular 9mm caliber and .556/223 with their most popular model being the Z5RS Pistol with the Z43 Pistol following up a close second. We are sure you will find a Zenith Firearms configuration to meet your mission needs.
Zenith Firearms Z-5 9mm Semi Auto RifleBuilt in Turkey by the famous MKE Turkish Defense Contractor .
PLEASE NOTE: This is the “sporterized” version of our 9mm carbine rifle. It features a nub in the magazine well that prevents insertion of magazines other than the three included 10 round steel magazines. It also features a one piece (welded) butt stock/pistol grip. If you would like to convert the gun to work with Hi capacity magazines it is very easy to do . You would simply need to use a file to grind down the nub . You would also need to Install US parts to comply with US Law 922R . These parts can be purchased from HKPARTS.NET .
Please Note:This item is not made by Heckler & Koch also referred to as HK. Please do not confuse the origin or affiliation of this item. If you have any questions please feel free to ask prior to purchase.
- Caliber – 9 x 19 mm Parabellum
- OA Length – 34.25 inches
- Barrel Length – 16.15 inches
- Barrel – cold hammer forged 32 chrome molybdenum vanadium
- Weight (Empty) – 6.88 pounds
- Operation – semi-automatic, roller-delayed blowback
- Twist Rate – 1:9.8
- Sights – rear drum for elevation and windage, front protected post
- Capacity – 10
- Colors – black
- Includes – a rugged plastic carry case, a factory cleaning kit, two (2) extra take-down pins, a factory Picatinny style optics mount, a factory sling, three (3) 10-round magazines, and a 5-year warranty
- Additional – barrel has 3-lug quick attachment and 1/2×28 threaded end
Brief History on MKE
MKE (short for Mechanical and Chemical Industry Corporation) , with its experience rooting to the 15-century, is the leading company in Turkish Defense Industry keeping the modern and high technology in priority. MKE derives its strength from dedication to technology, unconditional costumer satisfaction and zero – error production performance at world class high technology plants in order to have a strategic position in the Global Market. MKE, has been the main supplier of Turkish Armed Forces, under various names, since its establishment and gained its current legal status as a stage organization in 1950. MKE, having a large range of products, not only serves the Turkish Armed Forces but also takes share in the International Defense Industry Market by exporting to more than 40 countries. Being the dynamic meeting point of experience, knowledge and technology, MKE has gained its own leading position in Turkish Defense Industry and is determined to continue stepping forward in the Global Market. MKE with its 12 modern factories and 7000 experienced personnel, keeps its range of production in 4 main groups as follows.
Explosives / Powders
The company exports weapons and ammunition to 29 different countries.
California Customers : We will be glad to ship this item to CA. You will need to purchase a Grip wrap for our staff to install and If necessary we will remove the muzzle device from the firearm(all original parts are included). Please discuss the purchase as well as all details with your transfer dealer before ordering.
Please add the rifle to your cart and then add the KYDEX GRIP WRAP FOR PTR RIFLES your cart, this item is also listed as Optional Items (located just above the "Add to Cart" tab on this page) and will need to be purchased before we can finish processing your order.
PLEASE NOTE: If you live in a magazine restricted state we remove the hi cap mag and will be glad to substitute with a 10 round mag IF AVAILABLE. If a 10 round mag is not available we will remove the hi cap magazine from the shipment. We cannot ship prohibited magazines to out of state addresses. There will be no substitutions or discounts offered for removal of mags.
It is your responsibility to be familiar with your current local gun laws BEFORE placing your order. Please feel free to email us with questions you may have.