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Thompson/Center Compass rifle now shipping in the United States

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Thompson/Center Arms' Compass rifle, latest affordable bolt-action hunting rifle, is now shipping to retailers across the United States and pegged to a truck giveaway sweepstakes!

The T/C Arms Compass bolt-action rifle is now shipping in the United States

Thompson/Center Arms – a Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation brand – is now shipping the Compass bolt-action rifle to retailers all across the United States of America. First showcased during the 2016 SHOT Show, the Compass bolt-action rifle is a reliable, affordable all-rounder hunting rifle set to become a major hit for the Fall 2016 hunting season in north America.

The T/C Arms Compass rifle is available in ten of the most popular hunting calibers

The T/C Arms Compass rifle is available in ten of the most popular hunting calibers

Blending American-made craftsmanship and value into a professional-grade, bolt-action hunting rifle, the T/C Compass is packed with high-end features: adjustable trigger, pillar bedded action, and a free-floated 5R rifled 22-inch or 24-inch long barrel with guaranteed MOA accuracy. Other features include an easy-to-accessorize threaded muzzle, a lightweight textured synthetic stock with raised cheek piece, three-position safety, and 60-degree bolt lift for increased scope clearance. Additionally, the T/C Compass rifle ships with a flush-fit rotary magazine and is equipped with Weaver-style bases for easy scope mounting. With a manufacturer's suggested retail price of $399, the T/C Compass rifle is a great choice that will fit any budget.

Entirely manufactured in the United States and covered by a limited lifetime warranty, the T/C Compass rifle is fed by a detachable magazine holding five rounds in standard-length chamberings – .204 Ruger, .223 Remington/5.56x45mm, .22-250, .243 Winchester, .270 Winchester, .308 Winchester, 7mm-08, .30-06 Springfield – and four rounds in Magnum-length chamberings – 7mm Remington Magnum, .300 Winchester Magnum.

The receiver of the T/C Arms Compass rifle is drilled and tapped for scope mounting (Weaver-style bases included) and comes with sling swivel studs

The receiver of the T/C Arms Compass rifle is drilled and tapped for scope mounting (Weaver-style bases included) and comes with sling swivel studs

«The new Thompson/Center Compass rifle was developed with premium features to deliver a highly-capable bolt-action rifle that can match any budget», said Danielle Sanville, Brand Manager for Thompson/Center Arms. «The rifles are shipping now, giving consumers plenty of time to mount optics and bring them to the range for sighting in before this year’s hunting season».

FEATURES OF THE THOMPSON/CENTER COMPASS RIFLE INCLUDE:

  • Adjustable trigger offers a crisp release for precision shooting.

  • Ergonomic, lightweight stock combines a classic look with modern contours and textured grip panels.

  • Soft rubber recoil pad gives maximum felt recoil reduction.

  • Three-lug 60 degree lift bolt provides good scope clearance and a smooth, easy cycling action.

  • Aluminum pillar bedding with a bedding system that positively locates the receiver and free-floats the barrel for outstanding accuracy.

  • Button-rifled barrel, with 5 right-handed grooves rifling - that provides outstanding accuracy and easy cleaning.

  • Features an easy-to-use 3-position safety (with bolt lock) that provides positive tactile feel, clear visibility and easy access.

  • Detachable (5-round standard calibers, 4-round magnum calibers) rotary magazine fits flush with the stock and provides smooth feeding.

  • Receiver is drilled and tapped for scope mounting (Weaver-style bases included) and comes with sling swivel studs.

Thompson/Center Compass rifle

Thompson/Center Compass rifle

To celebrate the shipping of the T/C Compass rifle, Thompson/Center Arms is launching the “Follow Your Compass Dream Truck Giveaway” sweepstakes!

To celebrate the shipping of the T/C Compass rifle, Thompson/Center Arms is launching the “Follow Your Compass Dream Truck Giveaway” sweepstakes!

Celebrate by entering the “Follow Your Compass Dream Truck Giveaway” sweepstakes!

Consumers purchasing a new T/C Compass rifle in the United States of America will be given the chance to enter to win a custom 2016 RAM 2500 Crew Cab 4x4. No purchase is necessary to enter or win the sweepstakes. One randomly chosen winner of the “Follow Your Compass Truck Giveaway” will receive 2016 RAM 2500 Crew Cab 4x4 that has been upgraded with a 6.7 L Cummins Turbo Diesel Engine, 35” BF Goodrich All-Terrain T/A KO2 tires, a Fabtech 2.5” Suspension system, a custom front and rear bumper with LED light kit, Superwinch TigerShark 11,500 lb. winch, and a 2-drawer TruckVault. The 2016 RAM 2500 Crew Cab 4x4 is a complement to the impeccable T/C Compass rifle.

The “Follow Your Compass Dream Truck Giveaway” Sweepstakes opened for entry on July 15th, 2016 at 12:00AM and will close on December 31st, 2016 at 11:59PM.  Subject to official rules. Valid only in the United States of America.

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