The Remington Model 700 PCR 6.5 Creedmoor rifle was designed to stretch your effective range and shrink your groups like no other production rifle. For its new Precision Chassis Rifle(PCR), Remington took its coveted model 700 action and paired it with a heavy barrel. Placed in a top-notch Magpul PRS Gen 3 tactical style stock and installed its excellent X-Mark Pro trigger. It is a solid platform for long range shots, on the range or out hunting on the plains of South Africa. From extended-range medium-game hunting to printing one-ragged-hole groups from the bench, no rifle delivers like the Remington Model 700 PCR 6.5 Creedmoor.
The Remington Model 700 PCR 6.5 Creedmoor combines the added stability of a 24″ heavy-contour barrel with a hard-hitting, long range caliber in the 6.5 Creedmoor to stretch your lethal range. The Magpul PRS Gen 3 Tactical Chassis is a solid one piece aircraft grade system with a detachable 5 round magazine.
The heavy contour 24 inch free-floating barrel of the Remington 6.5 Creedmoor PCR will effectively eliminate vibration. This will ensure solid accuracy and tight groups round after round.
Built on the famous Model 700™ cylindrical action, Remington PCR rifles have proven to be some of the most accurate rifles for over-the-counter sale. The aircraft- grade aluminum alloy chassis of unmatched rigidity and atmospheric immunity create the most stable and consistent platform possible for launching long- distance shots.
It features a free floating aluminium hand guard, adjustable cheek piece and ambidextrous palm swell. M-Lock attachments can accommodate a sling and a bi-pod. Its sub-MOA accuracy is confirmed using Remington’s advanced CATS (Computer Aided Targeting System) before it ever gets to the client but the best part is confirming its tack-driving superiority for yourself.
Remington Model 700 PCR and 6.5 Creedmoor Combination
The Remington Model 700 PCR chambered in the relatively new 6.5 Creedmoor Caliber, is a fantastic all round rifle. The 6.5mm projectiles has proven itself from long range gong shoots to a great caliber for short to longer distance hunting. The range of bullets that is most popular is in the 120 to 156 grain range. The flat trajectories with a muzzle velocity around the 2550 to 3050 ft/s mark, makes this a useful rifle for hunting medium bodied antelope. The ability of the 6.5 Creedmoor Caliber to achieve good velocity with moderate recoil and still deliver knock down power makes it a great choice for competition shooters and hunters alike.
Remington Model 700 PCR 6.5 Creedmoor Features
The Remington Model 700 PCR comes with a one piece aircraft grade aluminium tactical chassis by MAGPUL. Completely impervious to weather and atmospheric conditions, the chassis is also anodized and teflon coated. Remington devoted special effort to conforming the aluminum chassis frame to the action. The result is what Remington calls a Custom Contoured fit. This ensures that thholding the receiver in the optimum location to ensure the most solid bed possible.
Stock Grip and For-end
The Remington Model 700 PCR Chassis has an asymmetrical grip pattern and shape that has been specifically designed to give a solid grip in all conditions, a grip that never slips. The “fore-end” is actually a removable aluminum handguard that accepts SquareDrop and KeyMod accessories. Its length is 349mm, and its circumference is 146mm. The PCR fits great in your hands and sits solid on barricades and platforms.
The high quality recoil pad reduces the impact of the recoil on the shooter which is a very useful feature, especially on the range. The MagPul PRS Gen 3 Chassis comes with robust 25mm recoil pad. This is a great accessory and allows you to fully concentrate on the accuracy of your shots.
24 Inch Heavy Contour Barrel
The 24-inch barrel on the Remington Model 700 PCR absorbs heat much better than lighter, traditional thinner contour barrels. Manufactured from high carbon steel, the 24 inch length of the barrel will also optimize the use of all the powder in the cartridge case. For optimal bullet performance twist rates are choosen in each Caliber.
The heavy contour barrel of the Remington Model 700 PCR has a concave target style crown. Shot after shot a precisely cut crown is very important for consistency. The crown has a diameter of 20.5 mm. It is threaded in 5/8 inch and comes with a thread protector.
Bolt and Trigger
Built on the famous Model 700™ cylindrical action, the Remington Model 700 PCR comes with a dual locking lug bolt. At the face of the bolt is one plunger-style ejector. The bolt handle has a distinct Remington knob that bears grooves to ensure a firm grip. Remington also select an action length according to the caliber size.
The action also house the X-Mark Pro® externally adjustable trigger.
Metallic Bolt Shroud
Robustness and quality go hand in hand with the Remington Model 700 PCR . The metallic bolt shroud covers and shields the rear of the bolt body and the firing pin. Located between the bolt handle and the bolt shroud is also a two position safety.
The Remington Model 700 PCR comes standard with a metal trigger guard and a detachable polymer magazine. The magazine has a 5 round capacity.
Remington Model 700 PCR Special Features
Stock and Aluminium Bedding Block
In addition to the well-apportioned chassis, the MagPul PRS Gen 3 chassis also has an aluminum bedding block that provides a very stable foundation for the model 700 action. The Magpul PRS Gen 3 stock has both an adjustable cheekpiece and Length of Pull. To adjust the cheekrest, from the right-hand side of the rifle, simply rotate the front knob in the buttstock toward the butt to raise the cheekpiece. Rotate it toward the muzzle to lower the cheekpiece. Adjusting length of pull is equally simple. Just rotate the knob down to lengthen the length of pull and rotate it up to shorten it. There are a full 50mm of adjustment available.
Remington Limited Lifetime Warranty
All Remington Model 700 Long Range rifles come with the Limited Lifetime Warranty from Remington, click on the Logo for the detailed Warranty.