Magnum Research, Inc. (MRI) has expanded its Magnum Lite rimfire rifle product line with two new rifle models.
MRI has introduced the MLR22ATU and the MLRATUT.
The MLR22ATU features a modular barrel that was constructed utilizing a superior quality of steel. The barrel is attached to stainless steel breech and muzzle caps inside a thin-walled aluminum construction.
The MLR22ATU measures 36-1/8 inches in length, with a barrel length of 18 inches, and weighs just 4.5 pounds. The rifle features include a 1 in 16 twist, Bentz chamber, ambidextrous thumbhole stock design with a comb designed for scope use, integral Weaver type scope mount base on the receiver, extended magazine release, swivel studs and checkering on the palm swell grip
The length of pull on the MLR22ATU is 13-5/8 inches. The barrel is black anodized aluminum and has stainless steel breech and muzzle caps.
MSRP on the MLR22ATU is $544.
A similar model to the MLR22ATU is the MLRATUT. The difference between the two rifles is that the MLR22ATUT can accommodate a suppressor and has muzzle threads of ½ x 28. It is supplied with a thread protector.
The weight of the MLRATUT is the same as the MLR22ATU, but the overall length is 36-5/8 inches and barrel length is 18-1/2 inches.
Both rifles utilize the 10/22 trigger group and 10/22 rotary magazines.
MSRP on the MLR22ATUT is $571.
Both barrels are also sold separately for upgrading 10/22 rifles.
For more information on the Magnum Lite rimfire rifle product line and other products from Magnum Research, pelase visit MagnumResearch.com.