SIG 716 Lightweight Prototype

    sig prototype

    Photos and information about a new SIG 716 rifle have leaked on the internet. Osage County Guns is reporting on a pair of photos posted on Pinterest. According to OCG, the rifle is a prototype of a new designated marksman rifle (DMR) being developed by SIG SAUER. The SIG rifle is the one in the foreground of the above photo.

    The rifle:

    • weighs less than 9 pounds,
    • comes with a full length KeyMod hand guard, and
    • possibly has a QD-style mount for a suppressor.

    For more information, check out the OCG article here.

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