A review of the .308 (7.62 NATO) Ruger SR-762 rifle, including a range demo.
The Ruger SR-762 is a lightweight, quick-handling carbine that is an ideal rifle for those who appreciate the familiar and ergonomic AR-style platform. The .308 Win./7.62 NATO cartridge is perfect for hunting medium and most large-sized game and enhances the capability of the AR-style platform in defensive or tactical roles. The SR-762 retains the features of the original SR-556 that make it a solid performer among modern sporting rifles.
Ruger SR-762 Specs:
- Model Number: 5601
- Caliber: 308 Win / 7.62 NATO
- Stock: Black Synthetic, Collapsible
- Sights: Folding Iron Sights
- Barrel Length: 16.12″
- Width: 2.50″
- Twist: 1:10″ RH
- Length of Pull: 11.50″ – 14.75″
- Finish: Manganese Phosphate/Hardcoat Anodized
- Height: 8.00″
- Overall Length: 34.75″ – 38.00″
- Weight: 8.60 lbs.
- Grooves: 6
- Capacity: 20