Familiar Handling, Unfamiliar Power, SIG SAUER® has taken the proven features of the SIG516™ and applied them into a potent AR-based rifle chambered in 7.62 x 51mm. Utilizing the short stroke pushrod operating system, an M1913 Mil-Std rail, free-floating barrel, aluminum forend, telescoping stock, and Magpul® PMAG®, the SIG716 is the rifle of choice when you require the power of a larger caliber carbine.
The SIG716 Patrol FDE contains all the features of the standard SIG716 patrol with the addition of FDE coating to the upper receiver, lower receiver, aluminum forend. A Flat Dark Earth SIG SAUER pistol grip and telescoping stock.
Specifications are subject to change.
Operating System Short stroke pushrod, rotating Bolt
Caliber 7.62 X 51 mm NATO
Overall Length 38.3 in - 31.1 in / 972.8 mm - 789.9 mm
Trigger Type MIL-SPEC
Trigger Weight 7.6 lbs
Barrel Length 16.0 in / 457.2 mm
Rifling 1 : 10 / 25.4 mm : 254 mm
Number of Grooves 6
Weight w/out Mag 9.3 lbs / 4.22 kg
Mag Capacity10 Rounds
Mag Type Magpul P-Mag
Accessory Rail Yes
Features Flat dark earth finish, Short stroke pushrod operating system with 4 position gas valve, Quick-Detachable Ambi-Sling Mounts, Flip-Up Front and Rear Iron Sights, Ambidextrous Magazine Release