At the 2018 SHOT Show, Kinetic Research Group – known for their high quality chassis for Remington 700 and Tikka T3 rifles – displayed something totally new: A complete precision bolt action rifle they called the “SOTIC”, after the Special Operations Target Interdiction Course, which is now called the Special Forces Sniper Course. The rifle is based partially on the TRG series, but comes equipped with a KRG stock and forend, and which can be upgraded with a larger forend that sports M-LOK slots and other mounting points.
Note that both rifles are missing their striker assemblies, as per SHOT Show safety regulations.
The FOX-42, KRG’s ongoing semiautomatic rifle project which dates back to the Magpul Massoud, also made an appearance at the Kinetic Research Group booth at the 2018 SHOT Show. The FOX-42 as it currently exists uses a hybrid gas system which couples a direct impingement gas tubeThis post was originally published on this site