FNH USA – SCAR 16S and SCAR 17S Carbines
McLean, Va.- -(Ammoland.com)- The SCAR™ 16S, the semi-auto only civilian version of the U.S. Special Operations Command’s newest 5.56x45mm/223 Rem. service rifle, is now available in matte black.
The new model has all the same features as the flat dark earth tan model and is available with 10- or 30-round magazines.
The highly anticipated SCAR™ 17S will be available for consumer purchase in Spring 2010.
Chambered in 7.62x51mm NATO/308 Winchester, the SCAR™ 17S offers long-range accuracy, exceptional reliability and match winning versatility. Magazine capacities for the SCAR™ 17S are 10 and 20 rounds.
Both the SCAR™ 16S and SCAR™ 17S have fully ambidextrous operating controls, a free floating, a cold hammer-forged Mil-SPEC 16.25” barrel with hard-chromed bore, a receiver-integrated MIL-STD 1913 optical rail plus three accessory rails for mounting scopes, electronic sights, lights, or lasers.
The side-folding polymer stock is fully adjustable for comb height and length of pull. Both guns feature a tactically-advantageous, ambidextrous, reciprocating charging handle for quick loading and chamber clearing.
FNH USA is the sales and marketing arm of FN Herstal, S.A., Belgium. Its corporate mission is to expand its global leadership in defense, law enforcement and commercial markets by delivering superior products and the finest in training and logistical support. Visit www.fnhusa.com to view the entire line of FNH USA products and services. FNH USA, P.O. Box 697, McLean, VA, 22101, U.S.A. Visit: www.FNHUSA.com