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DPMS Panther Classic 16 A3 Centerfire Rifle

Item # 754512
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  • 16" HBAR 4140 Chromemoly Barrel w/ Flash Hider

  • 8620 Steel Bolt Carrier

  • A3 Upper Receiver w/ Full-Length Rail

  • Glacier Guard Forend

  • 30-Round Magazine Included

Product Summary

The Classic 16 is one of the most conventional carbine rifles in the DPMS line-up. The rifle has been a favorite for shooters, hunters, law enforcement, and recreational or competitive shooters alike. It is available with an endless number of upgrades and accessories to fit almost any shooter's needs. The 16" barrel has a 1 in 9" twist and is equipped with an A2 birdcage flash hider. The rotating bolt is gas-operated with an 8620 steel bolt carrier and a phosphated steel bolt, both heat-treated and plated per Mil Spec. The A3 upper receiver is forged from 7075-T6 aircraft aluminum alloy and hard-coat anodized per Mil Spec. The A2 forged post front sight comes attached and ready for action with a full-length top rail open for an added rear sight, carry handle, or scope.

Model Classic 16 A3
Type Centerfire Rifle
Action Semi-Auto
Caliber .223 Rem./5.56 NATO
Barrel Length 16"
Weight 6.0 Lbs.
Sights Post Front/Mounting Rail
Finish: Stock Matte Black Synthetic
Finish : Barrel & Receiver Matte Black
Safety 2-Position Thumb
Capacity 30-Round Magazine