By Max Slowik
The OD green model. (Photo: Steyr)
In a move that will please all of today’s bullpup enthusiasts, from modern adopters to traditionalists, Steyr is announcing an updated AUG M3 A1 with a modular optical rail system.
The Steyr AUG has always been designed for use with an optic, a forward-thinking proposition for a rifle that was developed in the late 1970s, and the new M3 A1 is no different. The updated bullpup uses a handful of different optic platforms and forgoes iron sights altogether.
Since the latest generation of powered optics can run for five years or more on a single battery, the …read more