Low prices on the DPMS AR-15: Panther Sportical .223 / 5.56 start at Champion Firearms- DPMS (Defense Procurement Manufacturing Services) Panther Arms manufactures a wide range of military and civilian rifles in St. Cloud Minnesota. DPMS Firearms was founded over 20 years as a small government contract consulting company. DPMS rifles are currently in use worldwide by law enforcement agencies, military personnel and civilians including U.S. Border Patrol officers, security agencies in Iraq, the Jordanian army, America's top competitive shooters and big game hunters.
Today, DPMS is part of the "Freedom Group", a firearms investment firm founded in 1816 and whose other subsidiary company's include Remington & Bushmaster. DPMS Firearms currently ranks as the second largest manufacturer of AR-15 rifles - trailing only behind Bushmaster.