Introduced at SHOT Show 2023, the Stag Arms Pursuit bolt action rifle is now available. This is a Remington 700 footprint rifle that will be initially offered chambered in .308 Winchester, 6.5 Creedmoor and 6.5 PRC. Let’s take a look at the specs and features of Stag Arms Pursuit bolt action rifles.
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The Stag Arms Pursuit Bolt Action Rifle is a game-changing firearm, meticulously designed to elevate your shooting experience. Crafted with precision engineering and enhanced ergonomics, this rifle is the result of collaborations with experienced hunters and precision shooters. It pushes the boundaries of off-the-shelf rifles; in the field, at the range, during the competition, or wherever unparalleled precision is a must. Upgrade to the Stag Pursuit for unrivaled accuracy, comfort, and exceptional performance, setting a new standard in firearm design.
The receiver of the Stag Arms Pursuit bolt action rifle is made of 416 stainless steel and has a 20-MOA top Picatinny rail. The 3-lug bolt has a 60-degree throw, dual ejectors, removable head and can be disassembled without a use of tools. The fluted barrels are also made of 416 stainless steel with Cerakote finish, are free-floated and have 5/8×24 muzzle threads. The rifle is compatible with Zermatt Origin-shouldered pre-fits and non-shouldered Savage Small Shank barrels with a barrel nut. The 308 Win Pursuit rifle is fitted with an 18″ barrel, the 6.5 Creedmoor chambered one features a 20″ barrel and the 6.5 PRC version will come with a 22″ barrel. These rifles are fed from AICS pattern detachable box magazines and have an ambidextrous magazine release.
The chassis/stock of the Stag Arms Pursuit bolt action rifle consists of a middle 7075 aluminum section and detachable polymer buttstock and forearm. The buttstock features an adjustable length of pull and cheekpiece, and bottom M-LOK slots that can be used to attach the bag rider that comes with the rifle. The forearm features bottom M-LOK slots, a spigot Picatinny rail mount and a separate ARCA rail plate is included with these rifles. Ambidextrous QD sling swivel cups are integrated both in the buttstock and forearm. All caliber options are available in black, OD green and tan colors of the furniture. Pursuit rifles come with Trigger Tech Primary single stage triggers the pull weight of which can be adjusted within the 1.5 lb – 4 lb range. The overall length of the 308 Win version is 37.5″ and it weighs 8 lbs 9 oz.
The MSRP of Stag Arms Pursuit bolt action rifles chambered in .308 Winchester and 6.5 Creedmoor is $1,899.99. The 6.5 PRC version is not listed on the company’s website at the time of writing.
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