Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
Tactical-Life

SIG Sauer Introduces New MCX Virtus PCP Air Rifle

Recommended Posts

SIG Sauer recently introduced its newest SIG Air division product, the MCX Virtus PCP Air Rifle. The pre-charged pneumatic air rifle includes SIG’s proprietary 30-round rapid pellet magazine (RPM).

The Virtus Air Rifle is based on the MCX Virtus Patrol Rifle. It functions as a semi-automatic air rifle and features a 17.5-inch barrel. An M-LOK handugard provides attachment points. The Virtus draws power from a regulated, 13-cubic-inch, high-pressure air cylinder located within the stock. Maximum fill pressure tops out at 3,000 psi and output is controlled at 1,110 psi, ensuring consistent shots, according to SIG. The refillable air cylinder delivers up to 150 shots per fill.

“The new MCX Virtus PCP Air Rifle is powerful enough to hunt small game such as squirrels and rabbits and is great for pest control in addition to target shooting,” said Joseph Huston, Vice President and General Manager of SIG AIR. “Unlike CO2-powered airguns, the high-pressure air in PCP models are less affected by extreme swings in temperature, making the MCX Virtus PCP an excellent all-weather airgun. Performance will be consistent, whether shooting on hot summer days or in freezing temperatures.”

The .22 caliber MCX Virtus PCP Air Rifle shoots up to 700 fps with a muzzle energy of 11 ft-lbs. SIG expects the MCX Virtus PCP air rifle ship beginning summer 2019.

For more information, visit sigsauer.com.

SIG Sauer MCX Virtus PCP Air Rifle Specifications

  • Total length: 37.25 inches
  • Barrel length: 17.5 inches
  • Weight: 7.5 pounds
  • Finish: Gray
  • Muzzle Velocity: up to 700 fps
  • Muzzle Energy: 11 ft-lbs
  • Caliber: .22
  • Magazine Capacity: 30
  • Power Source: High-Pressure Air

The post SIG Sauer Introduces New MCX Virtus PCP Air Rifle appeared first on Tactical Life Gun Magazine: Gun News and Gun Reviews.

View the full article

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  

  • Who Viewed the Topic

    1 member has viewed this topic:
My Militia site is designed to facilitate an ever growing network of american patriots, those of us engaged in activities contrary to prevailing opinion understand the risks that come with conversing on popular social media platforms. We oversee a significant share of public thought relating to militias to thousands of individuals everyday, This is a lot of responsibility... to remain the most trusted platform where militia ideas and information are exchanged, We proudly proclaim as the de facto authority in everything relating to militias, arbitrating a worldwide exchange of information as well as overseeing the security of the individuals and units who entrust their ideas, work, and private data to our platform. That this mandates a certain responsibility and assurance of good faith, transparency, and due process. As a voluntary user of and contributor to My Militia, such responsibilities will never be betrayed or reneged upon to the detriment of yourself or our community. Common decency demands that we remain vigilant as a trusted force among our people, and for these reasons we will never stand alone and hereby decree that for as long as we stand, so will our site, and if we shall fall, the last of us will purge it from existence.
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

Your Privacy Is Important To Us Learn More: Privacy Policy