About the Company


A 100% Filipino company, United Defense Manufacturing Corp. (UDMC) is at the forefront in Southeast Asia in the manufacture of self-loading commercial and military-grade rifles in calibers 5.56 NATO and 7.62 NATO.

Its portfolio includes the research, development, prototyping, and production of assault rifles, special-purpose rifles and precision rifles.  It also produces high-capacity pistols and the classic single stack 1911s. Its partners in the industry include well-known manufacturers like Dikar S. Coop BERGARA.

UDMC is the holder of several patents for its Pneumatic Valve and Rod Gas-Piston System (PVAR System), the technology that is at the core of UDMC’s modern rifles. It also produces its Direct Gas Impingement Mid-Length rifles (See Technology Page). UDMC is certified in ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems by AJA Registrars Ltd., UK.

UDMC exports its products to UN-member countries and offers a Build, Operate, Transfer Technology (BOTT) Program to interested corporations and governments. The program includes technology training, armorer’s course, firearms proficiency course and marksmanship training.