About Velocity Triggers

Velocity Triggers is based in Phoenix, AZ. Tom Vehr, owner and operator, has over 30 years of experience designing, manufacturing, and assembling triggers.

Tom spent 14 years at Timney Triggers running all aspects of production including design, set-up, tooling, testing, and scheduling. In 1995 Knight Rifles hired Tom to direct their trigger manufacturing.

Over the course of 13 years at Knight Rifles, Tom produced close to 500,000 trigger assemblies as well as other parts. In 2008 Tom started Vehr Manufacturing, parent company to Velocity Triggers.

About the Velocity AR-15/AR-10 Trigger


A high quality precision engineered AR triggers at an affordable price, the Velocity Trigger makes your AR feel like a true bolt-action sniper rifle. The trigger group comes as a pre-assembled housing designed to be installed into any AR lower receiver and drops into your gun easily and no Gunsmithing is required.

The latest innovation of Velocity Triggers is Diamond Like Carbon Coating (DLC) on the trigger which will give your
Velocity Trigger the highly effective combination of a low coefficient of friction and high micro-hardness, its also a surface that will not rust and gives your trigger a deep dark black color.

Simply stated, the Diamond Like Carbon Coating (DLC) results in a greater wear resistance over the life of the trigger.

These are the steps, we at Velocity Triggers,are taking to give to you the quality you deserve to deliver the next shot as if your life depended on it:

  • Every trigger is 100% Made in America
  • EDM wire technology and All Tool Steel are used to precision manufacture the trigger, hammer and the disconnect
  • They are heat-treated to give you an exceptional lifetime of service
  • The housing for the trigger assembly is machined from 6061T6 billet aluminum

The housing is then green anodized to provide you with a lifetime of durability. The trigger is DLC coated to create the smoothness you desire from an exceptional trigger.The Hammer and Disconnect are treated with NP3 by Robar to give you the super smooth feel you expect from a high quality trigger.

With over 30 years of experience manufacturing and assembling triggers we have learned the processes, metals and treatments to produce a product that will perform with the most expensive triggers out there at half the price. If you have an AR and want to dramatically improve your accuracy order your Velocity AR Trigger today.