Troy Defense, a division of Troy Industries, has unveiled their new Sporting Rifle. This rifle replaces the semi-automatic action commonly found in AR-15s with manually operated pump-action. It is designed for sporting and defense applications in states which have restricted the ownership of semi-automatic sporting rifles. Check out the video below for more about this new rifle from Troy Defense.

Chambered in .223/5.56mm, the Troy Sporting Rifle has a 16-inch Melonite-lined barrel with a 1:7 twist, an Alpha-style handguard with a full-length top rail, front and rear M4 BattleSights manufactured by Troy, a folding 5 position stock, a Troy BattleAx Control Grip, a 10-round magazine capacity, a billet machined upper and lower receiver with a Mil-Spec hardcoat anodized finish, an overall weight of six pounds and a length of 36.25″ with the stock open and extended.

MSRP and release date for this rifle is not yet available. See below for more information.

Specifications: Troy Sporting Rifle

  • Model: TROY Sporting Rifle – PAR
  • Caliber: .223 / 5.56 mm
  • Type: Sporting Rifle / Pump Action
  • Weight: 6 lbs
  • Length: 36.25″ stock open & extended / 33.75″ stock open & collapsed / 26.25″ stock folded
  • Action: Pump Action
  • Capacity: 10rd Magazine
  • Safety: Manual lever with indicator markings on both sides of receiver
  • Receiver: Billet Machined railed flat-top upper receiver, billet machined lower receiver, m4 feed ramps, MIL-SPEC hardcoat anodized finish
  • Trigger: Standard Trigger
  • Barrel: 16″” Melonite Barrel
  • Muzzle Device: Double Chamber Muzzle Brake
  • Rifling: 1 turn in 7” right hand twist
  • Stock: Folding 5 position stock
  • Forend: Alpha-Style handguard with full length top rail, Integrated pump Action
  • Pistol Grip: TROY BattleAx Control Grip
  • Rear Sight: TROY Rear Folding BattleSight
  • Front Sight: TROY Front Folding M4 BattleSight

For more information about the new Sporting Rifle and the full range of products currently offered by Troy Defense, please visit

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