Steyr Blends THB Rifle Series with Manners Stock (VIDEO)

05/2/19 6:00 AM | by

Steyr Blends THB Rifle Series with Manners Stock (VIDEO)

Steyr Arms THB Precision Rifle Manners Stock

The Austrian-made Steyr THB bolt-action rifle is now available in a .308 Win or 6.5 Creedmoor chambering with a Manners stock. (Photos: Chris Eger/Guns.com)

Steyr Arms debuted the newest variant of their THB bolt-action rifles in Indianapolis last week, outfitted with Manners composite stocks.

The Steyr THB Manners series, available in .308 Win. and 6.5 Creedmoor, is built around the CNC-machined aluminum MCS Mini Chassis System with a combination carbon fiber/fiberglass stock. They use Steyr’s Safe Bolt System bolt-action receiver as well as heavy-profile, cold-hammer-forged barrels.

The .308 version is offered with 16-, 20- or 26-inch barrels with a 1-in-10-inch twist, while the 6.5 Creedmoor barrel is just available in a 26-inch length with a 1-in-8-inch twist. All have threaded muzzles with a 5/8-24TPI pitch for suppressors or muzzle devices. Other features of the 10.5-pounds rifle are a 20 MOA Picatinny rail on the receiver, a round tactical bolt handle rather than the typical Steyr “butter knife,” and double-stack detachable box mags.

Steyr Arms THB Precision Rifle Manners Stock r

The Steyr THB Manners comes with a standard camo finish molded into the field-grade gel coat with additional colors that can be special ordered.

MSRP is $2,395 and the guns ship with a 1 MOA guarantee backed up by a limited lifetime warranty.

Steyr THB Aug Scout rifles

The THB Precision Rifle with its Manners stock, center, compared to the same rifle in a McMillian stock, top. Under the THBs are Steyr’s other centerfire rifle offerings, .308 Win-caliber Scout rifles, and the classic AUG bullpup.

Currently, the company includes a free two-day long-range shooting session at the Steyr Arms Training Academy in Talladega, Alabama with the purchase of any rifle over $1,250 in 2019.

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