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Colt Competition Expert CRE-16GT Semi Automatic Rifle .223 Rem/5.56 NATO 16" Barrel 30 Rounds Magpul Stock Polished Stainless Finish CRE16GT

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  • Return to manufacturer for warranty service.
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You are running against some of the toughest competition you have had in months. You dive into position. You get clear target acquisition. You control your breathing. You squeeze. Miss!

When competing for sport or prizes few things are as frustrating as a missed opportunity to pull away from the competition. With a Colt Competition Rifles you will have the best opportunity to max out your stage score and take home the title. Colt Competition Rifles are some of the most accurate rifles available with the features shooters demand in a name you can trust. After all it is a Colt! When you want to step up in levels and need the rifle that will make the difference between 1st and 2nd (if you do your part) pick up a Colt Competition Rifle.

Specifications and Features:
Model: Expert CRE-16GT
.223 Rem/5.56 NATO
30+1 Rounds
36" Overall Length
6.79 lbs Empty
Forged 7075-T6 Mil Spec Alloy Receiver
13 Slot Top Picatinny Rail
Colt Competition Charging Handle with Extended Tactical Latch
Geissele SSA-E Two-Stage Match Trigger (Super Semi-Automatic Enhanced) Breaks at 3.5 lbs
MPI Matched Bolt and Bolt Carrier
H-Buffer and Mil-Spec-Diameter
416 Stainless-Steel, Match-Grade, Honed and Air-Gaged Barrel
1:8" Twist
16" Mid Weight Barrel
Mid Length Port Location Colt Competition Low Profile Gas Block
"Twin-Port" Colt Competition Muzzle Brake, CNC-Machined from Solid Steel Bar-Stock
Magpul MOE 6-Position Adjustable Stock, with Sling Attachment Slots
Hogue Beavertail Finger-Groove Rubber Grip
Magpul Enlarged Trigger Guard
12" Colt Competition Vented Modular Float-Tube Handguard
Top-Mounted 11-Slot Picatinny Rail
Two 5-Slot Accessory Rails
  3-Shots in 1" or Less at 100 yds, with Specified Factory Ammo

Safariland Cleaning Kit in a Blue Nylon Cleaning Kit Case, with Colt Competition Logo, Padlock, and Chamber Flag

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