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First Look: Thompson/Center Arms Bolt-Action Lineup

First Look: Thompson/Center Arms Bolt-Action Lineup

Thompson/Center Arms is expanding its already extensive centerfire rifle lineup for 2020 to include the new T/C Compass Utility, T/C Compass II, T/C Compass II Compact and T/C Venture II bolt-action rifles. All of these new bolt-action rifle lines includes Thompson/Center’s 5R rifling and M.O.A. accuracy guarantee, and each one provides a host of features at a variety of price points. 

Lane Tobiassen, President of Smith & Wesson, said, “For decades, Thompson/Center has been known for its innovative firearm designs and legendary accuracy. New for 2020, T/C builds upon that legacy with an update and expansion of its bolt-action rifle product line. A key feature within the update is the new T/C Generation II trigger system. Taking cues from the long-range shooting world, the Generation II trigger has been designed to improve in-field accuracy, building confidence to make the shots that count. These new rifle introductions usher in a new era for Thompson/Center as we offer a firearm of great value at a variety of price points to meet the demands of today’s consumer.”

The new T/C Compass Utility, T/C Compass II, T/C Compass II Compact and T/C Venture II come in multiple calibers and configurations.

T/C Compass Utility—The do-all, no-frills rifle from Thompson/Center. Built to performance and value in mind, these rifles are designed to provide today’s sport shooters and hunters with an accurate rifle that won’t break the bank. 

  • Chambered in .223 Rem./5.56 NATO, .243 Win., 6.5 Creedmoor, .270 Win., .308 Win. and 30-'06 Sprg.
  • 5R rifling and M.O.A. accuracy guarantee
  • Also available with a boresighted T/C 3-9x40 optic pre-installed
  • MSRP starting at $359


T/C Compass II—The proven performance of the original T/C Compass rifle is now available with Thompson/Center’s Generation II trigger system. T/C Compass II is a feature-rich rifle that is packed with value for your dollar. The T/C Compass II is packed with the features you’ve come to expect from Thompson/Center Arms.

  • New Thompson/Center Generation II Trigger System which provides crisp, light 3- to 4-pound trigger pull weight
  • Chambered in .223 Rem./5.56 NATO, .243 Win., 6.5 Creedmoor, .270 Win., .308 Win., .30-'06 Sprg., 7 mm Rem. Mag. and .300 Win. Mag.
  • Available in T/C Compass II Compact versions, featuring a 16.5-inch barrel with an interchangeable, extended buttpad for length-of-pull adjustments from 12.5-inch to 13.375-inch to fit a broad range of hunters and shooters with different thicknesses of clothing as the seasons change
  • Threaded muzzle for use with compensators, muzzle brakes and suppressors
  • 5R rifling and M.O.A. accuracy guarantee
  • Scoped combinations are available with boresighted Crimson Trace 3-9x40 optic
  • MSRP starting at $405


T/C Venture II—Thompson/Center’s flagship bolt-action hunting rifle is now with the Generation II trigger system. This rifle is designed for the toughest conditions and incorporates a corrosion-resistant Weather Shield coating to help fight off the harshest weather conditions.
 

  • New Thompson/Center Generation II Trigger System provides crisp, light 3- to 4-pound trigger pull weight
  • Available in .223 Rem./5.56 NATO, .243 Win., 6.5 Creedmoor, .270 Win., .308 Win., .30-'06 Sprg., 7 mm Rem. Mag., .300 Win. Mag. and .350 Legend
  • Threaded muzzle for use with compensators, muzzle brakes and suppressors
  • Hogue grip panels provide a sure grip in all weather conditions
  • Weather Shield exterior metal coating for enhanced corrosion resistance
  • 5R rifling and M.O.A. accuracy guarantee
  • MSRP starting at $525 


More information on these new rifles from Thompson/Center Arms is available at tcarms.com.

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