The Lewis Machine & Tool Match-Ready Rifles Approved by NRA & CMP

LMT .308 Modular Weapon System Rifle
LMT .308 Modular Weapon System Rifle

MILAN, IL –-( Lewis Machine & Tool Company (LMT), an Illinois-based company that designs, prototypes, and manufactures small arms accessories and tooling components for the military, government, law enforcement, commercial manufacturers, and responsible civilians has received notification that specific LMT rifles are approved for use in NRA and CMP high-power rifle matches.

Approved by the National Rifle Association for the M110 Series Service Rifle competition is the LMT LM308MWSE.

The .308 Modular weapon system features a target crowned 16” chrome-lined barrel with a 1:10” twist, a standard semi-auto bolt carrier group, a tactical charging handle assembly, a pinned SOPMOD buttstock, two-stage trigger group, and an ambi-selector and ambi-mag release. The LM308MWSE ships with a sling, manual, tactical adjustable rear sight and tactical front sight, one 10-round magazine, two heavy-duty push-button swivels, a torque wrench/driver, and three rail panels. All the same reliable performance of the LMT .308 system used by military sharpshooters the world over but now approved for NRA high-power matches for civilian competitors. MSRP is $2,859.96.

For the Civilian Marksmanship Program, the CMP approved the LMT Defender 5.56 rifle for the CMP High Power matches. It features a 20” stainless barrel; an A2 fixed buttstock, a standard charging handle assembly and comes with the detachable carry handle. MSRP is $1,429.52.

About Lewis Machine & Tool Company

Lewis Machine & Tool Company is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company and GSA supplier since 2005. The company was founded in 1980 in Milan, Illinois, with the mission of designing and producing the highest quality products for military and government agencies. Lewis Machine & Tool Company, known for its Monolithic Rail Platform, provides customers with the highest standards in design, engineering and quality assurance in everything they manufacture from custom firearms to accessories. LMT is proud to provide civilian high-power competitors with 100% US-made rifles providing superior reliability. More information on the newly approved rifles can be found at

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