Frank was a former aerospace engineer who came to innovate the entire AR platform by redesigning virtually every part within. He founded POF-USA in 2002 and is believed to be the first to manufacture reliable piston-driven ARs. A little more than a decade later, he managed to aggregate many of his clever inventions and redesign the AR-15-sized receiver to shoot larger 7.62/.308-based cartridges. To better understand his brilliance, please watch this detailed video:
DeSomma was known for speaking his mind plainly as a fervent and vocal supporter of Second Amendment rights, even giving his products patriotic themes and names. We would like to extend our heart-felt support to DeSomma’s family, friends and business. He will be mournfully missed by all of us.