The Colt CRX-16 Marksman rifle raises the bar with features like a match-grade, air-gaged, “Managanese-Phosphated” 4140 Chrome-Moly steel 16” mid-weight barrel, and a gas-operated original direct-impingement system to guarantee accuracy as well as a Colt Competition “twin-port” muzzle brake.
Also included are features like a 6-position adjustable carbine buttstock, a Colt competition match-trigger, an enlarged Magpul trigger guard and many other features that will delight all competitive shooters out there.
Each Colt Competition rifle is test fired for accuracy and function. It must shoot a three-shot group of 1 inch or less at 100 yards.
Colt CRX-16 Marksman Features
- Match-Grade, “Manganese-Phosphated” 4140 Chrome-Moly Steel custom barrel
- 6 groove Button-Rifling
- 1 in 8” R.H. twist Barrel Rifling optimized for 50 gr. to 77 gr. Bullets
- Chamber Accepts Factory-Loaded SAAMI Spec .223 Ammo & NATO-stamped 5.56x45mm Ammo
- Gas-Operated, Original Direct-Impingement System for Guaranteed Accuracy
- Colt Competition “Twin-Port” Muzzle Brake
- Carbine-style 4-Position Adjustable Buttstock
- Colt Competition 12” Vented Modular Float-Tube Handguard
- 5.5” Top-Mounted Picatinny Handguard Rail with 11 slots. 2 - 3” Accessory Rails with 5 slots each.
- Checkered A2-Style Finger-Groove Grip, Enlarged Magpul Trigger Guard
- Colt Competition Match-Target Trigger. Nickel-Teflon Coated. Breaks at ~6 lbs.
- Colt Competition Low Profile Gas Block
- Colt Competition Charging Handle with Extended Tactical Latch
- Matched Bolt and Bolt Carrier, with H-Buffer
- Forged and Precision-Fitted Upper and Lower Receivers with Forging Mark
- 13-Slot Picatinny Rail on Flat-Top Upper Receiver
Colt CRX-16 Marksman Specifications
- Caliber: .223 Remington
- Operation: Gas-Operated, Original Direct-Impingement System
- Magazine Capacity: 30 Round Magpul mag included
- Overall Length (Collapsed): 32.50” (82.55cm)
- Overall Length (Extended): 36.00” (91.44cm)
- Barrel Length: 16” Mid-Weight (40.64 cm)
- Barrel Muzzle Threads: 1/2” – 28 T.P.I
- Approximate Weight w/o Magazine: 6.45 lbs. (2.93kg)
- Barrel Rifling: 6-groove, Button Rifled, 1 Turn in 8”, R.H. twist
- Mode of Fire Options: Safe / Fire