Perhaps more than any other firearm, the AR-style rifle has played a vital role in shaping the shooting and hunting world over the last 20 years.
More than ever, AR platforms are a common sight in the woods and fields throughout the country. They are reliable, accurate and highly effective for everything from coyotes and prairie dogs to hogs and deer. Hunters now have dozens of high-quality choices.
Here’s a look at 10 great choices.
<h2>Bushmaster | A-TACS Predator</h2>The Bushmaster <a href="http://www.bushmaster.com/firearms/hunting.asp" target="_blank">A-TACS Predator</a> is as pretty as it is functional. Thanks to the fully-wrapped A-TACS digital camouflage, you’ll want to put this reliable and accurate rifle on full display somewhere in your home—that is, when you aren’t out hunting with it. <p></p> Chambered in .223/5.56mm, the A-TACS is quite possibly the perfect coyote rifle. It’s equipped with a fluted, 20-inch extra-heavy, free-floated Bushmaster barrel, a Hogue grip and two mini risers for mounting optics. <p></p> <strong>Price: $</strong>1,520