In the world of combat tested and approved firearms SIG Sauer is among the top of any short list. SIG Sauer firearms are used by law enforcement, military elite military units, and lawful citizens with concealed handgun permits. If you are not familiar with SIG Sauer the next logical question is where have you been? Since 1853 SIG Sauer has been providing shooters with firearms with the unquestionable reliability and durability they demand. After all SIG Sauer was born for defense with German precision and attention to detail.
Familiar Handling, Unfamiliar Power, SIG Sauer has taken the proven features of the SIG516 and applied them into a potent AR-based rifle chambered in .308 Win/7.62 x 51mm. Utilizing the short stroke pushrod operating system, an M1913 Mil-Std rail, free-floating barrel, free float forend, telescoping stock, and Magpul PMAG, the SIG716 is the rifle of choice when you require the power of a larger caliber carbine.
Specifications and Features:
Item Number: R716-16B-P
Operating System: Short stroke pushrod, rotating Bolt
Caliber: .308 Win/7.62x51mm NATO
Overall Length: 37.4"
Trigger Type: MIL-SPEC
Trigger Weight: 7.6 lbs
Barrel Length: 16"
Number of grooves: 6
Weight without Magazine: 9.3 lbs
Magazine Capacity: 20 Rounds
Magazine Type: Magpul PMAG
Short stroke pushrod operating system with 4 position gas valve