(Article originally published on Tactical Life)
Bushmaster has unveiled its new modern sporting rifle, the Minimalist-SD. Chambered in 5.56mm NATO and 300 AAC Blackout, the Bushmaster Minimalist-SD boasts an average overall weight of six pounds, an FNC treated 16-inch barrel, a Mission First Tactical stock, grip and magazine, and much more. MSRP is $1,169. See below for a rundown of features and specs.
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Bushmaster Minimalist-SD Feature and Benefits
- Overall Average Weight 6lbs – Perfect for all shooters and plenty of saved weight for accessories.
- 16-inch, lightweight, 4150 FNC treated barrel – For easy handling without compromising barrel life or ammo compatibility
- Rifle Length AAC Square Drop Handguard – For fast solid attachment of KeyMod accessories at seven different angles
- ALG Defense Advanced Combat Trigger (ACT) – Consistent, smooth 5.5-pound trigger pull
- Mission First Tactical Minimalist Stock – Comfortable and versatile with QD cup and rounded rubber buttpad
- Mission First Tactical Grip and Magazine – High-quality furniture and magazine with similar styling
Bushmaster Minimalist-SD 556 Specs
- Mag Capacity: 30
- Barrel Length: 16″
- Twist Rate: 1:8″
- Overall Length: 35″
- Upper Receiver: A3 Flattop
- Barrel Material: 4150
- Barrel Finish: FNC
- Barrel Contour: Lightweight
- Avg. Weight: 6 lbs
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