Notice:
At this time, we will no longer be able to sell/fulfill orders for any braced pistols. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Sig Sauer SIG516 Patrol 5.56mm Rifle

  • Item Number: R516G2-16B-P
  • /
  • View More Items by Sig Sauer
  • /
  • Condition: NEW
$1,629.99 $1,888.00

No Longer Available
This product is no longer available. We don't know when or if it will be back in stock.
  • SPRINGFIELD SAINT 5.56MM EDGE

    Springfield Saint Edge 5.56mm Semi-Automatic AR-15
    $1,350.00 $1,219.99

  • DANIEL DEFENSE DDM4 V7 5.56MM SEMI-AUTOMATIC RIFLE

    Daniel Defense DDM4 V7 5.56mm Semi-Automatic Rifle
    $1,870.00

  • DANIEL DEFENSE DDM4 V7 5.56MM SEMI-AUTO RIFLE

    Daniel Defense DDM4 V7 5.56mm Semi-Auto Rifle with Mil-Spec + Cerakote Finish
    $2,057.00

  • DANIEL DEFENSE DDM4V7 PRO 5.56MM SEMI-AUTOMATIC RIFLE

    Daniel Defense DDM4V7 Pro Series 5.56mm Semi-Automatic Rifle
    $2,162.00

  • DANIEL DEFENSE DD M4A1 5.56MM SEMI-AUTOMATIC RIFLE

    Daniel Defense DD M4A1 5.56mm Semi-Automatic Rifle
    $2,128.00

  • DANIEL DEFENSE DDM4 V9 223/5.56MM SEMI-AUTOMATIC RIFLE

    Daniel Defense DDM4 V9 223/5.56mm Semi-Automatic Rifle
    $1,979.99

  • PMC 223 Rem 55 gr FMJ BT Bronze 20/Box

    PMC 223 Rem 55 gr FMJ BT Bronze 20/Box
    $7.99
    ($0.40 / round)

  • Hornady 223 Rem 68 gr BTHP Match Frontier 20/Box

    Hornady 223 Rem 68 gr BTHP Match Frontier 20/Box
    $11.79
    ($0.59 / round)

  • Winchester 223 Rem 55 gr FMJ 20/Box

    Winchester 223 Rem 55 gr FMJ 20/Box
    $10.49
    ($0.52 / round)

  • Hornady 5.56mm NATO 62 gr FMJ Black 20/Box

    Hornady 5.56mm NATO 62 gr FMJ Black 20/Box
    $18.80 $13.49
    ($0.67 / round)

  • Hornady 223 Rem 62 gr FMJ Black 20/Box

    Hornady 223 Rem 62 gr FMJ Black 20/Box
    $17.11 $12.79
    ($0.64 / round)

  • Winchester 5.56mm M193 55gr FMJ USA Valor Series 125/Box

    Winchester 5.56mm M193 55gr FMJ USA Valor Series 125/Box
    $69.99
    ($0.56 / round)

  • Hornady 5.56 NATO 75 gr BTHP Superformance Match 20/Box

    Hornady 5.56 NATO 75 gr BTHP Superformance Match 20/Box
    $29.20 $20.99
    ($1.05 / round)

  • Hornady 223 Rem 73 gr FTX Critical Defense 20/Box

    Hornady 223 Rem 73 gr FTX Critical Defense 20/Box
    $29.99
    ($1.50 / round)

  • Winchester 223 Rem 64 gr Power Point Super X 20/Box

    Winchester 223 Rem 64 gr Power Point Super X 20/Box
    $24.99
    ($1.25 / round)

  • Federal 223 Rem 60 gr Nosler Partition Vital-Shok 20/Box

    Federal 223 Rem 60 gr Nosler Partition Vital-Shok 20/Box
    $29.99
    ($1.50 / round)

  • Federal 5.56mm 55 gr FMJ 20/Box

    Federal 5.56mm 55 gr FMJ 20/Box
    $12.99
    ($0.65 / round)

  • Winchester 5.56mm M855 Green Tip 62 gr FMJ Stripper Clip 420 Rounds in Metal Ammo Can

    Winchester 5.56mm M855 Green Tip 62 gr FMJ Stripper Clip 420 Rounds in Metal Ammo Can
    $279.99
    ($0.67 / round)

  • MAGPUL PMAG 30 GEN M2 AR-15 556 NATO 30 RD MAG

    Magpul PMAG GEN M2 5.56mm 30-Round Black Magazine
    $12.95 $8.99

  • AMEND2 MOD 2 AR-15 5.56 MM 30 RD BLACK MAG

    Amend2 AR15/M4 Mod.2 5.56mm/223 Rem. 30-Round Magazine (Black)
    $14.99 $11.99

  • MAGPUL PMAG 10 GEN M3 AR-15 556 NATO 10 RD MAG

    Magpul PMAG GEN M3 5.56mm 10-Round AR-15 Magazine
    $14.99

  • MAGPUL PMAG 30 GEN M3 AR-15 556 NATO 30 RD MAG

    Magpul PMAG GEN M3 5.56mm 30-Round Black Magazine
    $16.99

  • AMEND2 MOD 2 AR-15 5.56 MM 20 RD BLACK MAG

    Amend2 AR15/M4 Mod.2 5.56mm/223 Rem. 20-Round Magazine (Black)
    $14.99 $9.99

  • MAGPUL PMAG 30 GEN M3 AR-15 556 NATO 30 RD WINDOW MAG

    Magpul PMAG GEN M3 5.56mm 30-Round Black Magazine with Window
    $17.99

  • MAGPUL PMAG 30 GEN M2 AR-15 556 NATO 30 RD WINDOW MAG

    Magpul PMAG GEN M2 5.56mm 30-Round Magazine with Window
    $19.99

  • MAGPUL PMAG 40 GEN M3 AR-15 556 NATO 40 RD MAG

    Magpul PMAG 40 AR/M4 GEN M3 5.56mm 40-Round Magazine
    $21.99

  • MAGPUL PMAG 30 GEN M3 AR-15 556 NATO 30 RD WINDOW MAG (TAN)

    Magpul PMAG GEN M3 5.56mm 30-Round Coyote Tan AR/M4 Magazine with Window
    $19.99

  • MAGPUL PMAG 20 GEN M3 AR-15 556 NATO 20 RD MAG

    Magpul PMAG GEN M3 5.56mm 20-Round Black Magazine
    $13.99

  • MAGPUL PMAG 30 GEN M3 AR-15 556 NATO 30 RD MAG (TAN)

    Magpul PMAG GEN M3 5.56mm 30-Round Coyote Tan Magazine
    $16.99

  • AMEND2 MOD 2 AR-15 556 30 RD FDE MAG

    Amend2 AR15/M4 Mod.2 5.56mm/223 Rem. 30-Round Magazine (Flat Dark Earth/FDE)
    $14.99 $8.99

Product Description

What’s in the Box

  • Sig Sauer 516 Patrol Rifle
  • (1) 30 Round Magazine
  • Cable Lock
  • Ergo Brand Rail Grips
  • Nylon Carry Strap
  • Owner’s Manual

One of the most tested and proven weapons systems in the world achieves ultimate refinement with the introduction of the SIG516 rifle. With its chrome-lined, phosphated, military grade barrel and adjustable, four-position gas regulator, the SIG516 incorporates all of the most desirable mechanical improvements. Add to these a free-floating quad rail forend and barrel, and you have the most advanced, versatile AR-based rifle available.

    • Gas piston operating system
    • Four-position gas regulator
    • 5.56 x 45mm NATO
    • Free-floating military grade chrome lined barrel
    • M1913 Picatinny flat top upper
    • 7075-T6 Aircraft grade aluminum upper & lower receiver with hard coat anodize finish

Note: Actual production rifle may differ slightly from photos. Stock and grip may vary from item pictured.

Firearm Specifications

  • Caliber: 5.56mm NATO
  • Barrel Length: 16”
  • Action: Semi-Auto
  • Operating System:Short stroke pushrod Rotating bolt
  • Rifling: 1 in 7 in.
  • Trigger Type/Weight: MIL-SPEC 7.6 lbs
  • Overall Length: 35.7”
  • Magazine: 30 Round Aluminum

Customer Comments & Questions

Customer Reviews

(5 out of 5) Favorite AR15
by from Overland Park, Kansas on

I don't normally write reviews, but feel I should share my opinion on this rifle. I have owned 4 different ar15s: Windham Weaponry, Smith & Wesson, DPMS, this Sig Sauer is the 4th. All DI systems except the SIG516.

The SIG516 is solid and has excellent workmanship, came with a Magpul stock and a Sig grip. The iron sights that come with it are very strong and accurate. No need to ever buy back up irons sights when the rifle comes with a top of the line iron sight already. Came with a sling and the rifle has 6 different spots you can mount your sling too. Ordered an Aim Point Pro for it but couldn't wait to shoot it so went shooting with just the iron sights out south on our property. 700rds through the rifle, no hic ups at all and was dead on. Farthest we were shooting was at about 120 yards any misses were due to operator. Gun stayed clean in the bolt carrier group and didn't get as hot as other DI systems. Bolt carrier group is impressive. What would have been the gas key is integrated in the bolt carrier group. Where the bolt goes is chrome lined as promised for maximum reliability. Back of bolt is cut in a way to reduce weight and anti tilt. Back end of bolt is shorter than others so I don't believe it is classified as a full auto bolt carrier. Ambi mag release is neat, though I'm so use to using the mag release on the other side of the rifle I never used the ambi.

The piston rod is very easy to disassemble and clean and with 4 different mods it is impressive. Put a mod 4 BCM medium latch charging handle on it and Magpul angled grip with an Aimpoint optic.

I will be replacing the trigger with a different mil spec trigger. The only thing I don't like is the trigger isn't ultra smooth, it's not awful but with the rest of the gun being such high grade I was disappointed with the trigger. Polished the trigger a little and didn't help much.

The gun is NATO approved, you can find the over beach test online youtube or sigsauer.com. The gun came through all the torture tests. There are very thorough videos on Sig's web site that go into detail and talk about the SIG516.

Sportman's Outdoor Superstore was great as normal, two day shipping which was free. Their customer service is the best and you cannot beat their price. I shop around when I buy guns and Sportsman's is almost always the best deal.