Global Ordnance Unveils MONOLITH

Global Ordnance Monolith
January 19, 2024  
Categories: Guns

The Global Ordnance Monolith, a bufferless AR-style rifle series, will be unveiled by G.O. at the 2024 NSSF SHOT Show. G.O. tells us, “This extraordinary technical design seamlessly combines cutting-edge features for an unmatched shooting experience,” which, of course, kinda makes us want to know more.

Man using the Monolith

Here’s what they tell us: 

The Global Ordnance Monolith will be available in 16.1” rifle, 12.6” pistol, and SBR configurations. It harnesses all of the advantages of a new bufferless operating system while incorporating a unique single-piece integrated barrel system and fully ambidextrous controls.

Global Ordnance Monolith facing right

Monolith Key Features

  • Simplified Design: Monolith uses over a dozen fewer parts than a traditional AR.
  • Bufferless System: The Monolith’s operating system eliminates any need for a buffer assembly, streamlining its structure for increased efficiency and reduced weight.
  • Integrated Components: The single-piece Monolith barrel is a precise and flawlessly engineered combination of Dead Air’s Keymo Brake muzzle device, gas block, and barrel extension; no need to pin and weld!
  • Refined Gas Flow: A 45-degree gas port ensures perfect gas flow and decreasing traditional gas port size, optimizing the Monolith’s performance as a suppressor host.
  • Enhanced rifling: The Monolith boasts superior barrel rifling for unmatched accuracy.
  • Heavy Duty Bolt: Monoliths features a rugged, heavy-duty bolt for reliability and longevity.
  • Interlocking Upper Receiver / Handguard: An innovative interlock feature between the upper receiver and handguard promotes added stability while simultaneously contributing to the platform’s accuracy.
  • Integrated Folding Adjustable F5 Modular Stock: Monolith’s versatility is further enhanced by the inclusion of an integrated, folding, adjustable F5 Modular Stock assembly.
  • Ambidextrous controls: The Monolith prioritizes manipulability with ambi controls, including a newly patented bolt release.

Compact, accurate, lightweight, and feature-rich, MONOLITH exemplifies Global Ordnance’s commitment to pushing the boundaries of firearm technology and design.

Experience the future of firearm design firsthand. Meet the Monolith bufferless AR at Booth #72227 in Caesars Forum, SHOT Show 2024.

Monolith on the edge of a truck bed.

Headquartered in Sarasota, Florida, Global Ordnance LLC ( is a force multiplier within the commercial and defense military industries supporting a wide array of equipment, ammunition, and firearms. As a Veteran Owned Small Business, Global Ordnance LLC strives to provide excellence to our customers with unparalleled integrity of values and the loyalty expected. To learn more about Global Ordnance, please, or follow them onFacebookandInstagramfor updates.

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