Noveske Rifleworks was founded by John Noveske in 2001. Noveske is most known for producing military and competition grade rifle barrels. The company sells such products as the KX3 muzzle brake, KX5 muzzle brake, the NSR rail system, and the Switchblock gas block system. The Noveske Rifleworks operations is located at Grants Pass, Oregon. The company maintains several patents on their barrel manufacturing process, such as “Noveske Rifleworks extreme duty machine gun barrel”. Noveske is known to primarily manufacture AR-15 rifles and rifle components. Noveske, under the new President Mike Aland, has launched a new generation of N6 (AR10) rifles, an integrally suppressed rifle, and a new hand guard called the NSD.