The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on The Firearm Blog Rifles
MasterPiece Arms announced it was introducing a new long gun called the MPA 65BA-SL Bolt Action Rifle.
The new MPA 65BA-SL Bolt Action Rifle uses the shooter’s choice of a MasterPiece Arms Tactical Aluminum Chassis or the company’s Competition Chassis. MasterPiece arms uses a Curtis Custom Axiom action. This action uses a three lug bolt with a 60˚ throw. The receiver is made of machined 416 stainless steel, and the bolt has a diamond-like coating (DLC.)
The standard MPA 65BA-SL Bolt Action Rifle comes chambered in 6.5 Creedmoor and has a 24″ hand lapped Spencer barrel. The base model rifle has a barrel with a Sendero profile. Other barrel lengths and profiles are available.
MasterPiece Arms uses the West Texas Ordnance Switch Lug System. This allows the shooter to swap barrels in 5 minutes without affecting accuracy. This system allows for the use of different length barrels plus the capability of swapping…post was originally published on this site