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Introducing the Kimber Advanced Tactical SOC Rifle

Brand new for 2014, the Kimber Advanced Tactical SOC (Special Operations Capable) rifle combines the long-range accuracy with the tactical features we've come to expect from a distance rifle.

The Advanced Tactical SOC is available in both .308 Win. and .300 Win. Mag. chamberings, and feeds from a 5-round magazine (included), or an accessory 10-round magazine.

To achieve optimal performance, the Kimber Advanced Tactical SOC's barrel and chamber is machined to match grade dimensions, while a Surefire muzzle brake enables the quick attachment of suppressors.

One of the most appealing features of the new Kimber rifle is the free-floating Keymod rail system for attachment of accessories at several positions. The rifle also features a proprietary aluminum side-folding stock with comb height and length of pull adjustments.


Available within the next two weeks, Kimber's Advanced Tactical SOC comes to market for $4,099 and up. For more information, check out our exclusive first-look video and photos from the 2014 SHOT Show.


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The Advanced Tactical SOC is available in both .308 Win. and .300 Win. Mag. chamberings, and feeds from a 5-round magazine (included), or an accessory 10-round magazine.
One of the most appealing features of the new Kimber rifle is the free-floating Keymod rail system for attachment of accessories at several positions.
To achieve optimal performance, the Kimber Advanced Tactical SOC's barrel and chamber is machined to match grade dimensions, while a Surefire muzzle brake enables the quick attachment of suppressors.
Its Model 8400 action also incorporates a Mauser claw extractor that controls feeding and extraction, while the match-grade trigger breaks at 3- to 3.5-pounds.
The rifle also features a proprietary aluminum side-folding stock with comb height and length of pull adjustments.

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