With the CR in caliber .308 Winchester, the Suhl-based company presents the “bigger and stronger brother” of the CR variant. The dimensions of the rifle have been adapted to the caliber, otherwise it corresponds functionally and in handling to the Haenel CR gas pressure loader series. The universal caliber .308 Winchester promises high performance reserves combined with an universal and widely used cartridge. By expanding its product portfolio in the area of indirect gas pressure loaders, Haenel is addressing both the civil market and the official market. Cold hammer forged precision barrel.
Expertise “Assault rifle” C.G. Haenel has a long history as producer of semi- and fully automatic rifles: In the 20th century Haenel was involved in the development and production of the world’s first assault rifle, the StG44. The complete know-how of this rifle category went into the development of the civil CR- and the military MK models, which comply with the AR-15/M4 standards. The own production with a cold forging machine rounds off the expertise of the Suhl specialists. Here, sport and military rifles are made which set new standards on an international level – made in Suhl, Germany.
Action: semi-automatic with piston system
adjustable gas block (for silencer)
ambidextrous charging handle
ambidextrous bolt catch
ambidextrous magazine catch
magazine release right & left
ambidextrous safety lever, 60°
Buttstock, adjustable length in 6 stages
Hand guard with two NAR and two KeyMod rails, removable without tools
Sights: Polymer back up sights
Takes standard AR-15 milspec stocks
Single stage trigger with trigger pull of 28-35 N / 3200 g
Magazine: 10 rounds
Weight: 4,4 kg
Overall length: max. 978 mm / min. 898 mm
Barrel length: 16,5″
Caliber: .308 Win.
with flash hide A2