Bergara weighs in on 6mm Creedmoor with three rifle options
By Jacki Billings
The LRP is one of three Bergara rifles chambered in 6mm Creedmoor. (Photo: Bergara)
Bergara Rifles aims to stay ahead of the curve, offering its LRP, LRP Elite and Premier Long Range rifles in 6mm Creedmoor.
The 6mm Creedmoor is quietly taking the precision shooting world by storm, with more PRS shooters choosing it over its sister round the 6.5 Creedmoor. The gun maker has taken notice, offering 6mm Creedmoor chambering options for shooters looking to try their hand at the flatter shooting round.
The LRP kicks off the 6mm product lineup with a weight of 10 pounds and a barrel length of 26-inches. Featuring a Timney 517 Flat trigger and Magpul PMAG AICS detachable five round mag, the LRP offers shooters a sleek looking matte black rifle with a MSRP starting at $2,000.
The LRP Elite also boasts a 26-inch barrel, Timney 517 Flat trigger and Magpul PMAG. The Elite adds a little more weight, tipping scales at 11 pounds. The rifle is capable of producing sub 1.0 MOA or less with factory match grade ammunition. Prices start at $2,850 for the Elite.
Rounding out the 6mm series is Premier Long Range Rifle. Bergara says customers can think of this gun as merely an