FNH USA SCAR 20S 7.62×51 NATO .308 20” Semi-Auto Battle Rifle

SOLD FOR: $2,842

WOA#: WY240220BA024

Make: FN (Fabrique Nationale) USA

Model: SCAR 20S

Serial Number: PR20812

Year of Manufacture: Modern

Caliber: 7.62×51 NATO

Action Type: Semi-Automatic

Markings: Left side of the receiver marked “FN COLUMBIA, SC USA / SCAR 20S MULTI-CALIBER PR20812” with the FNH Logo below and a QR code.   “S” and “1” marked next to the safety selector switch.  The left side of the barrel is marked, “MP 7.62 x 51MM 1:10”.  The monolithic picatinny rail is marked incrementally 1-55”. Both sides of the trigger is marked, “G”.  The sides of the grip are marked “HOGUE GRIPS”.  The muzzle brake is marked “PROCOMP -762-SUREFIRE”.

Barrel Length: 20”. 22.5” with muzzle brake.

Sights / Optics:  There are no sights on this rifle, however, this rifle features a monolithic extended receiver with a full length uninterrupted monolithic picatinny rail for all of your favorite sights, scopes, and optics.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The SCAR 20S features: Extended monolithic receiver made from Hard-Anodized monolithic aluminum, Short-Stroke Gas Piston, MIL-STD-1913 accessory rails at the 2, 6, 9, and 12 o’clock positions, Heavy Cold Hammer-Forged Chrome Lined Free-Floating Barrel, Geissele Super Scar Two-Stage Match Trigger, Precision adjustable stock with adjustable LOP and comb height, Hogue Rubber Overmolded Grip, ambidextrous safety lever and magazine release, ambidextrous options for the reciprocating charging handle, and a composite polymer trigger module.  The bottom of the handguard has a mounted bipod stud adapter.   The LOP measures 14.85” from the front of the trigger to the back of the fully extended buttpad. The stock rates in about Excellent overall condition.

Magazine Quantity & Condition:  One 10rd 7.62 FN magazine in Excellent condition.

Type of Finish: Black

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition:  The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no visible erosion in the bore.  In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 10/10.

Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows no visible wear. The screw heads are sharp. The cheek rest and buttstock adjust appropriately. Everything operates crisp and clean and there are no signs of any abuse.  The brass deflector has no marks on it and the bolt head is very clean.  The markings are clear. There is some very minor wear on the picatinny from a previously mounted optic.  Overall, this rifle rates in about Excellent condition.

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:  This rifle comes with a total of one magazine.

Our Assessment:  The FN Scar 20S chambered in 7.62x51mm is a modern marvel in the world of precision rifles. Developed by the esteemed Belgian firearms manufacturer FN Herstal, this rifle is a direct descendant of the SCAR family, which has been field-tested and approved by the U.S. Special Operations Command. With an adjustable stock and an extended 20-inch barrel, it was designed for increased accuracy at long distances, making it an excellent choice for both military sniping and civilian marksmanship competitions. The rifle boasts a gas-operated, short-stroke piston system, which ensures reliable performance and easier maintenance, thereby providing a marked advantage over traditional direct impingement systems.

One of the standout features of the SCAR 20S is its adaptability. The rifle is fully ambidextrous, with exception to the bolt release, catering to both left and right-handed shooters. Additionally, it comes with ample Picatinny rail space, allowing for extensive customization ranging from scopes to bipods. Built with a monolithic receiver that incorporates an extended MIL-STD-1913 optical rail, the SCAR 20S offers a level of modularity that is hard to beat. In essence, it offers a robust platform that can be tailored to individual preferences, thereby enhancing its usability in diverse shooting conditions.

The FN SCAR 20S is not just another precision rifle; it carries a lineage of excellence and a promise of performance. With renowned durability and proven accuracy, this rifle is a testament to FN Herstal’s century-old expertise in firearms manufacturing. Those interested in a versatile, reliable, and highly accurate firearm would find the SCAR 20S a remarkable piece that stands out in a crowded market of long-range rifles. Whether you’re looking for a high-performance military-grade rifle or a long-range shooting companion for competitive events, the SCAR 20S proves to be a compelling choice.  Please see our photos and good luck on your bid! – L.S.

FNH USA SCAR 20S 7.62x51 NATO .308 20” Semi-Auto Battle Rifle
FNH USA SCAR 20S 7.62×51 NATO .308 20” Semi-Auto Battle Rifle