Caliber: 7.62x51NATO (.308 Winchester)
- Up to 50% lighter than its brass counterparts
- Creates a better chamber seal
- Possibly less damage if the case should ever fail
- 5.56NATO, 6.8 SPC, 7.62NATO, .338 Lapua and the .50BMG
I have sent them an email asking a few questions about ballistics but I have yet to hear back from them. The product line should be on the market at some point 2011.
Sig 716 Precision Marksman
This is the new Sig Sauer 716. this rifle is designed after the AR-10 rifle and they are making 4 sizes of this Rifle all chambered in .308 Win / 7.62NATO.
They are making Semi-auto version of all four rifles for purchase in the civilian market.
The release dated has yet to be announced.
I will be excited when the I can read the reviews of this rifle after it has been fielded. This rifle is against some heavy hitters such as the M110 or the AR-10.
Sig 716 Patrol Rifle