As we get closer to SHOT Show 2016, the press releases on new products are rolling out like thunderstorms over the prairies of the west. Wait, sorry, I got caught up in the unique marketing that Magpul is known for. Let’s get to the facts on their new Precision Rifle Stock GEN3 (PRS GEN3):
An optimized update of the revolutionary Magpul Precision Rifle Stock (PRS) for the AR15/M4 and SR-25 platforms, the PRS GEN3 is compatible
with carbine, rifle, and A5-length receiver extensions for unrivaled compatibility. Featuring tool-less adjustments for comb height and length
of pull, rotation-limited QD sling mounts, and a height and cant-adjustable rubber butt pad, the PRS GEN3 remains the finest precision stock
available for AR-pattern weapons.
The PRS GEN3 is a field precision stock for AR15/M16 and AR10/SR25 platforms, featuring tool-less length of pull and cheek piece height adjustment.
With solid adjustments for length of pull and cheek piece height via aluminum detent knobs, the PRS GEN3 (Precision Rifle/Sniper) stock provides a stable interface and is intended for semi-automatic sniper or varmint type rifles. Offering a nearly universal fit, it installs on rifle-length receiver extensions as well as mil-spec carbine and A5-length tubes. Includes a cant/height-adjustable rubber butt-pad and rotation-limiting QD sling swivel cups as well as M-LOK slots on the bottom for rear monopod mounting.
COMING 2016 – Made in U.S.A.
- Mounts to rifle-length, mil-spec carbine, or A5-length receiver extension tubes (not included)
- Enhanced strength butt-plate withstands severe impact and recoil up to .50 BMG
- Rubber butt-pad provides positive shoulder purchase to prevent slippage and is adjustable for both cant and height
- Machined aluminum LOP and Cheek Piece adjustment knobs with positive locking click detents
- Steel adjustment shafts finished with Melonite® for wear and corrosion resistance
- All aluminum components finished with MIL-A-8625F, Type III, Class 2 hard anodizing
- Bottom M-LOK slots provide additional sling mounting possibilities or for attaching 1913 Picatinny rails for use with a monopod
- Sling Mounts
o Front/Rear – rotation limited QD sling swivel mounts (swivels not included)
o Rear – 1.25″ aluminum sling loop (left-right reversible)
More information can be found on the Magpul Website: https://www.magpul.com/products/prs-gen3-precision-adjustable-stock
In the meantime, check out the Magpul Video promoting the new PRS GEN3: