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Christensen Arms - Ridgeline - 280 AI - 26" - SS - Blk Grey Web - 3 Rnd
Christensen Arms - Ridgeline - 280 AI - 26" - SS - Blk Grey Web - 3 Rnd
 
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Tech Specs at a Glance:

Caliber: 280 Ai
Trigger: Adjustable
Stock: Composite
Barrel Length: 26 in
Twist Rate: 1 in 9 inch
Total Length: 46.75 in
Weight: 6.8 lbs

Refer to the "Technical Info" tab below for additional specifications.

Price: $2,739.99
Firearm Classification: Valid P.A.L required to purchase

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Christensen Arms - Ridgeline - 280 AI - 26" - SS - Black Grey Web Stock :

The Ridgeline is the quintessential hunting rifle. Offered in twenty chamberings, the rifle features a sporter carbon fiber composite gunstock and a stainless steel radial muzzle brake built around a light target contour Christensen Arms carbon fiber wrapped barrel. The Ridgeline weighs in starting at 6.3 pounds and is backed by the Christensen Arms Sub-MOA Guarantee.


Features:

  • Christensen Arms 416R Stainless Steel Barrel, Aerograde Carbon Fiber Wrapped.
  • Stainless Steel Seamless Radial Brake (Removable)
  • Threaded Muzzle 5/8 x 24
  • Stainless Steel Finish
  • Trigger Tech Trigger
  • STD 6-48 Rem 700 Optics Base
  • Skeletonized Bolt Handle
  • Billet Aluminum Machined Bottom Metal, Hinged Floor Plate
  • Christensen Arms Carbon Fiber Composite Sporter Style stock

280 Ackley Improved

One of P.O. Ackley's earliest wildcats was the 7mm-06 Improved, which was made by necking down the .30-06 Springfield case and fire-forming it to have less body taper and a 40-degree shoulder angle. Soon after the .280 Remington came out, Fred Huntington reformed its case to an improved configuration with minimum body taper, a 35-degree shoulder angle, and called it the .280 RCBS. Since cases for the .280 RCBS could be formed by firing .280 Remington ammo in a rifle chambered for the former, Ackley abandoned the 7mm-06 Improved and started chambering rifles for the .280 RCBS. He then changed the 35-degree shoulder to 40-degrees and the .280 Ackley Improved was born. If barrel length and chamber pressure are equal, the .280 Ackley Improved is about 100 fps faster with all bullet weights than the standard .280 Remington. In 2007, ammunition manufacturer Nosler registered the .280 Ackley Improved with SAAMI and began providing factory loaded ammunition and rifles for it

Suggested Use

  • Deer
  • Black Bear
  • Sheep / Goat
  • Moose
  • Elk