The Charging Handle on the AR-15 is a simple latching design that indexes with the gas key on your bolt carrier group, this allows you to charge your rifle, and eject and feed rounds manually.
About this Charging Handle: The X2 Dev Group Jackel X Combat Derived Charging Handle features a winged lever design for easier charging. This incredible charging handle also has laterally inverted levers and radial geometry to dramatically reduce the chances of snagging on gear. These innovative levers help eliminate lateral stress on the charging handle shaft eliminating breakage of the charging handle. It is also made from 7075-T6 aluminum with a black anodized finish.
Ambidextrous: This AR-15 charging handle can be manipulated from both sides, improving ergonomics for both left and right-handed shooters.
Platform: This charging handle is designed for the AR-15 platform. This will not work on the LR-308 platform.