Video: New Smith & Wesson-Magpul MOE Mid Rifle
OutdoorHub Reporters 01.19.12
One of the most exciting products on display at SHOT Show this year is the MOE Mid Rifle made in partnership by Smith & Wesson and Magpul. From the company’s press release (pdf), “Smith & Wesson is excited to offer consumers new additions to the M&P15 tactical rifle line through our strong relationships with Magpul and Viking Tactics,” said Mario Pasantes, Smith & Wesson’s Senior Vice President of Marketing and Global Professional Sales. “The new mid-length rifles expand Smith & Wesson’s advanced line of sporting firearms, while addressing consumer demands for exceptional performance and design.”
These are just additional models in Smith & Wesson’s product line of MOE and VTAC rifles. Smith & Wesson produced more based on popular demand according to Danielle Sanville, Smith & Wesson’s Product Manager for Modern Sporting Rifles.
Watch this very informative video to familiarize yourself with all the features on this year’s new rifle.
About Smith & Wesson
The company was founded in 1852 and has since become the standard and also largest supplier of pistols and revolver’s to police and armed forces not just in the U.S.A., but worldwide. The brand is also popular with sport shooters and outdoors shooters. The company headquarters is in Springfield, Massachusetts.
Based in Erie, Colorado the company manufactures polymer firearms accessories and concept firearms. The company was founded in 1999 by a United States Marine Corps sergeant. It is also a large producer of military firearms and first introduced the MOE (Magpul Original Equipment) line in 2008.