(AmmoLand.com) Browning is expanding the AB3 bolt-action rifle line to now include short action calibers for 2015. The AB3 is a super value rifle with incredible performance and features.
New short action calibers will include the 243 Win., 7mm-08 Rem., 308 Win. with 22″ barrel lengths. 270 WSM and 300 WSM chambered models will have 23″ barrel lengths.
The AB3 features a bolt lock override button that allows shooters to unload the firearm while leaving the top-tang safety in the on safe position. 60° bolt lift is fast to operate and easily clears optics when cycling. The steel receiver has a matte blue finish and is drilled and tapped for scope mounts. A free floating, hand chambered barrel with target crown is featured. The AB3 also has a removable box magazine. The composite stock is matte black and features textured grip areas. An Inflex Technology recoil pad reduces felt recoil. Sling swivel studs are included.
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