Christensen Arms Modern Precision Rifle: Coming to the Range

The cutting-edge bolt action weighs in at under seven pounds and is built on a brand new chassis with a fully adjustable, folding stock.

The Modern Precision Rifle will initially be offered in 6.5 Creedmoor and .308 Win.
The Modern Precision Rifle will initially be offered in 6.5 Creedmoor and .308 Win.mfg photo

Christensen Arms has announced the release of a striking new modern bolt-action rifle, the Modern Precision Rifle.

This story from Recoil says the rifle was developed with a 100% proprietary chassis system that results in an overall rifle weight of under 7 pounds.

More caliber options are expected in 2018.
More caliber options are expected in 2018.mfg photo

"The Modern Precision Rifle is a next-generation chassis rifle proudly built from top-tier aerograde materials right here in the USA," stated Jason Christensen, President Christensen Arms in a release.

“The chassis is machined from 7075 billet aluminum and features V-block bedding to promote superior accuracy. Other features include an adjustable folding stock with al ocking hinge mechanism, and oversized fluted bolt knob, and black nitride coated bolt, receiver, and muzzle brake.”

The buttstock is fully adjustable and foldable.
The buttstock is fully adjustable and foldable.mfg photo

“The Modern Precision Rifle is built with an aerograde carbon fiber barrel, free-floating handguard, and adjustable comb; and is guaranteed to shoot sub MOA.”

The rifle will initially be offered in 6.5 Creedmoor and .308 Winchester in a variety of barrel lengths. More caliber offerings are coming in 2018, the release says.

The Modern Precision rifle will be in gun shops within the next 6 to 8 weeks and has an MSRP of $2,295.