Belgium FN Herstal SCAR 16S 5.56/.223 Semi-Auto w/ Factory Box MK16 Rifle

WOA#: WY220719JA002

Sold For: $4,175.00

Make: FN Herstal (FNH)

Model:  SCAR 16S

Serial Number: LC14421

Year of Manufacture: Modern

Caliber: 5.56×45 /.223 rem

Action Type: Semi-Automatic

Markings: The left side of the upper receiver is marked, “FNH USA FREDERICKSBURG VA FN HERSTAL BELGIUM SCAR 16S cal. 5.56×45 LC14421” with a standard serial code and “314SNLC14421 Cmd:”.  The left and right side of the ambidextrous safety is marked, “S 1” for safe and semi-auto.  The buttstock is marked on both sides, “1-6” for the 6 different telescoping positions.   The top of the barrel is marked, “5.56×45 1:7” with proof marks on the underside.  The Flash hider is marked with the FNH logo and “Pat. Pend.” on the underside.

Barrel Length: 16”, 17.5” overall with the attached FN compensator.

Sights / Optics: This rifle comes equipped with an adjustable flip-up hooded front post sight and an adjustable flip-up rear peep sight. The top of the receiver has a monolithic picatinny rail for all your favorite sights and optics.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is a telescoping, side-folding, polymer stock with a fully adjustable cheekpiece and A2-style pistol grip. Ambidextrous charging handle options, currently on the left side. The front of the rifle is equipped with a quad rail system for optimal attachment and accessory customizability.  The LOP measures 14.25” from the front of the trigger to the back of the fully extended stock butt plate. The stock rates about Excellent overall condition.

Magazine Quantity & Condition:  One 30rd 5.56/.223 aluminum two-colored(black/FDE) FNH magazine is Excellent condition.

Type of Finish:  FDE

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no visible erosion in the bore.

Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. There are no flaws to the finish except for a tiny surface scratch on the right side of the gas block/barrel band and some loose storage marks on top of the barrel near the front.  The visible screw heads are sharp and the pins unmarred.  This rifle rates in Excellent+ condition. There is a little bit of cardboard fiber dust on the rifle from being stored in its factory box for so long.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this rifle. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories:  Original Factory Box, Owner’s Manual, FN Cable Chamber Lock, Gun Safety Manual

Our Assessment:  The FN SCAR 16S is a well known rifle and the semi-automatic version of the US Military’s MK 16. This rifle is equipped with a MIL-STD 1913 optic rail and three additional accessory rails, so there is no shortage of real estate for your choice of add-ons. Whether you are a 3-Gun competitor, a shooting enthusiast, or tactical big-game hunter, this gun is sure to impress! FN has the bragging rights for being one of the main producers of military AR-type rifles for the United States, so they know a few things when it comes to adapting their designs to civilian markets. Equipped with fully ambidextrous controls and adjustable stock, this rifle is adaptable not only to any situation, but also to any shooter.  Good Luck and Happy Bidding!