New .22 LR Rimfire Rifle from Bear Creek Arsenal: BC-201

— News DeskCADRE Dispatch

Bear Creek Arsenal has launched the new BC-201 rifle, a .22 LR rimfire designed for versatility, featuring a range of enhancements for customization and performance.

As the company puts it, this new rifle offers “the ultimate rimfire experience for shooters of all ages and skill levels. It is ideal for target shooting, plinking, and small game hunting.”

Bear Creek Arsenal’s new 201 semi-auto .22 LR rifle offers plenty of features, with options that make it even more customizable.

Key Features

The BC-201 rifle boasts a sleek 416R stainless steel barrel with a .920 diameter with additional choices such as fluting, length, coating, and threaded muzzle, and 11-degree target crown,.

The over-molded Hogue stock has an ergonomic design and integrated sling mounts, blending classic style with modern options.

Enhanced Performance

The BC-201 is equipped with a high-performance bolt featuring an enhanced firing pin for improved durability and accuracy. Also, the rifle incorporates a 7075 T6 aluminum receiver with an integrated Picatinny rail for effortless scope mounting.

Magazine and Reloading

The Bear Creek Arsenal 201 rifle comes with a detachable rotary 10-round magazine featuring a unique rotor that separates cartridges for reliable feeding. The magazine release is user-friendly, allowing quick removal of the flush-mounted magazine.

The crisp and smooth trigger, coupled with the side charging enhanced (patented) handle, ensures easy reloading.

Versatility and Compatibility

Ideal for a variety of shooting activities, the BC-201 rifle is not only compatible with aftermarket accessories — stocks, barrels, triggers, 10/22 magazines, and more. It can be customized, allowing users to tailor the firearm to their preferences and needs.

Bear Creek Arsenal 201 Specs

  • Caliber .22 Long Rifle
  • Weight: 6.5 lbs
  • Magazine: Detachable rotary 10-round
  • Barrel Length: 16 inches
  • Twist Rate: 1:16
  • Barrel Finish: Stainless
  • Barrel Material: 416R Stainless Steel
  • Receiver Material: 7075 T6 Aluminum
  • MSRP: $345

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