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Rifle Review: Steyr Arms' Scout - The Only Rifle You'll Ever Need

The Steyr Scout offers living proof of the saying, “a man needs only one rifle”.

With a unique compact design, a light weight of 6.6 lbs, integrated bipod, integrated spare magazine and other practical features, the Scout is THE perfectly versatile tool for anything from a fun day at the range to hunting in nearly any environment.


The Steyr Scout provides the ideal solution for versatility, durability, accuracy and reliability in a compact and lightweight bolt-action rifle platform. Developed mainly by legendary Marine Corps Lt.Col. Jeff Cooper, the Scout boasts an extensive list of innovative features.

  • Fold away integrated bipod that doubles as a strong yet light forend

  • Integrated flip-up ghost-ring sights that provide a great backup to a scope

  • Spare magazine housed in the stock

  • High comb that provides proper eye alignment behind the optic

  • Unique 2+1 safety function

  • Threaded muzzle with 1/2-20 pitch

  • Short overall length of just 38.6” with 19" cold-hammer-forged barrel

  • Out-of-box weight of just 6.6lbs

Whether you're hunting in the tundra's of Alaska or the beautiful deserts of Arizona, you can depend on the Scout to be the most reliable companion there is!


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