New Rifle-Caliber Pistols for 2020

posted on June 10, 2020

From the humble beginnings of the Bushmaster Arm pistol, the rifle-chambered pistol concept has been an intriguing one. Initially most common in AR-15-based platforms, soon pistols based on the AK-47-style action joined the crowd. Now we're seeing even bolt-action variants join the mix, adding a new twist to the pistol chambered in rifle calibers. Here are just some of the new models released in 2020.

Arsenal, Inc. | SAS M7A-01
Arsenal, Inc. | SAS M7A-01
This is one of multiple new AK-20 variants available from Arsenal, Inc. The adjustable gas block enables the rifle to operate with all types of ammunition. Though it ships with a five-round magazine, it can take any AK-pattern 7.62x39 mm mags.

▶ Three-position adjustable gas block
▶ Freefloat M-Lok fore-end
▶ Optics rail
▶ Muzzle brake/QD suppressor mount

Caliber: 7.62x39 mm
Magazine Capacity: 5 rounds
Barrel Length: 16.3 inches
Overall Length: 35 inches
Weight: 8 pounds, 5 ounces
MSRP: $2,499.99
(702) 643-2220

Daniel Defense  DDM4 PDW

Daniel Defense | DDM4 PDW
Designed for home and personal defense, the DDM4 PDW is highly maneuverable in confined spaces and chambered in a caliber that is easy to suppress. 

M-LOK attachment points
1:7-inch, cold-hammer-forged barrel
Maxim Defense CQB pistol brace
SLR M-Lok MOD2 handstop

Caliber: .300 BLK
Magazine Capacity: 32 rounds
Barrel Length: 7 inches
Overall Length: 20.75 inches
Weight: 91 ounces
MSRP: $1,865
(866) 554-4867

Remington  700-CP w/Arm Brace

Remington | 700-CP w/Arm Brace
We’ve been seeing AR-15-based pistols for quite a while now, but Remington’s gone one better. Based on the 700, the new 700-CP brings the rifle-caliber-pistol craze to a new level with a bolt-action option reminiscent of the XP-100.

Also available in .223 Rem., .300 BLK and 6.5 Creedmoor
Rear single-point sling mount
M-Lok-compatible handguard
Magpul MIAD pistol grip

Caliber: .308 Win.
Magazine Capacity: 10 rounds
Barrel Length: 12.5 inches 
Overall Length: 29 inches
Weight: 112.8 ounces
MSRP: $1,169.99
(800) 243-9700

Springfield Armory  Saint Victor .308

Springfield Armory | Saint Victor .308
Packing .30-caliber power into a 10.3-inch-barreled package is the new Saint Victor .308 pistol. With features including a freefloat M-Lok handguard and an accessory rail this heavy hitter is a nice addition to your portable pistol toolbox.

SB Tactical SBA3 five-position collapsible brace
BCMGUNFIGHTER Mod 3 pistol grip
Blast diverter
Single-stage flat trigger

Caliber: 7.62 NATO
Magazine Capacity: 20 rounds
Barrel Length: 10.3 inches
Overall Length: 28.1 to 30.5 inches
Weight: 128.6 ounces
MSRP: $1,363
(800) 680-6866

Springfield Armory | Saint Edge EVAC
Springfield Armory | Saint Edge EVAC
Joining the Saint Edge line is the new EVAC designed for takedown and discreet storage in the included storage bag. Its patent-pending ratchet barrel takedown system combines with a Gear Head Works Tailhook MOD 1 side-folding brace with Law Tactical Gen 3-M folder adapter for extremely compact storage.

Low-profile, spring-loaded adjustable slip-up sights
Ambidextrous safety
Accessory rail
M-Lok aluminum SA patent-pending freefloat handguard

Caliber: 5.56 NATO
Capacity: 20 rounds
Barrel Length: 7.5 inches
Overall Length: 18 to 26.5 inches
Weight: 114.2 ounces
MSRP: $1,949
(800) 680-6866

Yankee Hill Machine/Graham Brothers Rifleworks MARC Bolt Action Pistol GBR1600-300

Yankee Hill Machine/Graham Brothers Rifleworks | MARC Bolt Action Pistol GBR1600-300
Built using a Remington 700 action, this compact yet hard-hitting handgun features a MARC Sport Chassis System with a Remage-style barrel interface topped with a 5/8x24 threads and YHM’s Slant Brake. A folding SB Tactical arm brace keeps things small for ease of transport.  

MARC handguard
GBR 0-MOA scope rail
Accurate-Mag steel magazine
Sling swivel eyelets

Caliber: .300 BLK
Magazine Capacity: 10 rounds
Barrel Length: 9 inches
Overall Length: 29 inches
Weight: 120 ounces
MSRP: $2,018
(877) 892-6533


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