Mossberg’s New MMR Hunter – AR 15

| 26 July 2011 | 3 Comments

Though referred to as the “modern rifle”, the AR-15 semi-automatic rifle has been deployed with military personnel and law enforcement agencies for decades; and more recently, this very adaptable and versatile platform has become popular with recreational shooters and hunters alike (in the US). Mossberg is pleased to offer MMR™ Hunter rifles with advanced features specifically-designed for the avid hunter, with three initial Hunter offerings 5.56mm NATO (.223 Rem), dedicated to the predator, varmint and small game hunters.


  • Direct-impingement gas system for reliable, smooth operation
  • Increased accuracy with free floating, 20” button rifled barrels; 1:9 twist
  • Slender, checkered aluminum tubular forend, A2 style buttstock
  • Dual swivel studs in forend for bipod/sling; rear stud with sling swivel
  • Durable black phosphate/anodized finishes
  • Mossy Oak® camo available: Treestand® or Brush®
  • Stark® SE-1 Grip offers positive grip and less shooter fatigue
  • Oversized charging handle for quick, ambidextrous engagement
  • 5 Round magazine included; accepts most higher capacity AR-15 style magazines
  • Machined aluminum receiver with integral Picatinny rail for ease of mounting optics with Weaver style rings



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  1. Rob says:

    This is no more a ‘hunting’ rifle than an AK47. It is however a shooting rifle.
    Quite simply hardly anyone hunts with a rifle anymore, they just shoot. I think only bow hunters are the last real hunters left, shooting a Gemsbok at 600m is not hunting.Shooting from a blind is not hunting and so on.

  2. Barry says:

    I don’t know if Rob is even a hunter. I recently had a hunter who hunted with a.44 Magnum revolver. We stalked Springbok an Gemsbok up to 36 meters until he decided it was close enough. We hunted in the Northern Cape where in my opinion it is not easy to hunt these types of animals at close range. In my opinion I think that you can hunt with any weapon you like and in any way you like because with my experience even animals at 400m have the ability to see you and to make for a getaway.

  3. Leon says:

    Rob, Keep on dreeming boy.

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