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AUSA 2016: New modular sniper rifle debuts

3rd October 2016 - 12:00 GMT | by Scott Gourley in Washington D.C.


Austrian-based firearms design and manufacturing company Ritter & Stark is launching its SX-1 Modular Tactical Rifle (MTR). 

A subsidiary of HPP Precision Products, the company designed the SX-1 to allow the user to customize it to be mission specific, and can be quickly and easily interchanged between a .308 Win, .300 Win Magnum and a .338 Lapua Magnum. 

Additionally, the SX-1 allows operators to incorporate aftermarket magazines and drop-in upgrades with AR15/M16/M4 pistol grips and buttstocks that will fit the original Ritter & Stark folding buttstock mechanism.

Other platform features include a MIL-STD 1913 Picatinny rail installed directly on the

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Scott Gourley


Scott Gourley

Scott Gourley is a former US Army officer and the author of several thousand articles …

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