The DPMS LR308-AP4 is short, light weight, utterly reliable and quite accurate, and feels like an AR-15. It's only 3/4 lb heavier than the 5.56 M-4 version.
A near perfect brush and mountain gun for game up to elk size.
About $1100 MSRP
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