Barrett Firearms Manufacturing Inc. has now made one thousand MRAD Mk22 rifles to fulfill the United States Army Precision Sniper Rifle contracts. MRAD is short for Multi-Role Adaptive Design, and it’s designed with a focus on precision and modularity. The upper receiver is machined from 7000-series aluminum, monolithic in design for strength, with a full-length M1913 Picatinny top rail.
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Calibers and barrel lengths can be converted by simply loosening two bolts using a standard Torx wrench. The lower receiver has a fully adjustable match-grade trigger module.
Barrett Produces 1000th MRAD MK22
Murfreesboro, TN: Barrett Firearms Manufacturing Inc. is pleased to announce the production of the 1000th MRAD® (Multi-Role Adaptive Design) Mark 22™ MOD 0 (MK22) rifle, in support of the United States Special Operations Command Advanced Sniper Rifle and United States Army Precision Sniper Rifle contracts. The MK22 is the latest acquisition which greatly enhances the capabilities of our service personnel, replacing several currently fielded sniper rifles within the United States Military.
Designed with precision and modularity in mind, the MK22 provides even greater flexibility within the highly successful MRAD rifle platform. This multi-caliber bolt action sniper rifle is capable of converting between 7.62x51mm, .300 Norma Magnum and .338 Norma Magnum calibers, based on the mission.
“We are proud of this significant achievement, especially during this time of increased supplier challenges and unprecedented demand for the entire product line.” said Joel Miller, Barrett’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
About Barrett Firearms Manufacturing, Inc.
Barrett is a family-owned and operated company and the world leader in large-caliber, long-distance, precision rifle design and manufacturing. Barrett products are used by civilians, sport shooters, law enforcement agencies, the United States military and more than 70 State Department approved countries around the world. The Barrett Quality Management System (QMS) has received the prestigious ISO 9001:2015 certification for the design and manufacture of firearms, ammunition, and accessories, and to provide training for those systems.
You can find Barrett’s product website here – Barrett MRAD MK22: https://barrett.net/products/firearms/mrad-mk22/