BNTI ARMS Will Unveil the 9mm BNTI ARMS Carbine at the 2017 SHOT Show

BNTI ARMS LLC offers world-class armaments and tactical training solutions to U.S and vetted African Armed Forces, Police and Para-military units. Now, BNTI ARMS offers USA made products to law enforcement, military and commercial customers around the globe.




bnti_arms-logoJacksonville, Fla. (January 2017) – BNTI ARMS LLC, in Jacksonville, Fla. is the U.S. headquarters for the manufacture of small arms intended for export to vetted African Armed Forces, Police and Para-Military units.  BNTI will be the first Nigerian-owned company to exhibit at the SHOT Show and will unveil a 9mm carbine manufactured in the U.S. for export and for U.S. markets at booth #318.

“Working with our Nigerian partners who are established defense contractors, we are proud to be able to bring these USA made firearms to the SHOT Show and its public,” Jim Pledger, President of BNTI ARMS stated. “We are also very pleased that key officials from the Nigerian Ministry of Defence will take time out of their very busy schedules to be present for the launch of these new products.”

Built on the highly popular AR platform, the BNTI “sub-gun” is a more concealable and effective CQB A3 flattop firearm with proven reliability. Available in 9mm upper in multiple barrel lengths, the operating controls are completely ambidextrous and operate from a fully-closed bolt to offer both extreme reliability and safety. An optional full-length Picatinny rail or other mounting options are available for optics, lights and lasers. A carbine and pistol configuration are available in multiple finishes and camo patterns.

BNTI ARMS 9mm Carbine Specifications:

  • 7075-T6 Lower receiver with integrated last round Bolt Hold open
  • Left hand Side Charging Billet upper receiver anodized black (non-reciprocating)
  • 6.75” or 10.5” barrel
  • Key-MOD 5.5” or 9.5” upper
  • 9mm bolt assembly
  • Collapsible Stock
  • Models available using GLOCK or Colt magazines


With its U.S. office in Jacksonville, Florida, and sales office in Abuja Nigeria, BNTI ARMS is dedicated to developing state-of-the-art technology and providing quality performance firearms for the Nigerian and other vetted African Military, Police and Para-military units, as well as for its U.S. markets.