Is the Steyr Scout worth it?

August 12, 2019 Off By idswater

Is the Steyr Scout worth it?

The scout is the best most practical hunting rifle for mid-range <500yds hunting there is. I have even impressed other hunters that own 20+ rifles with my scout for both accuracy and ergonomics. It is however a bit expensive. I think its worth every penny.

Does the Steyr Scout come with a scope?

Some Steyr Scouts come as package rifles with the Leupold M8 2.5X Intermediate Eye Relief (IER) scope.

Where is the Steyr Scout made?

The Steyr Scout (German pronunciation: [ˈʃtaɪɐ]) is an Austrian bolt-action rifle manufactured by Steyr Mannlicher, and chambered primarily for 7.62 NATO (. 308 Winchester), although other caliber options in 5.56 NATO (….

Steyr Scout
Type Bolt-action rifle
Place of origin Austria
Service history
In service 1999–present

What is the best scout rifle?

Here are four, plus a fifth option to have a great scout rifle built specifically for you.

  • Mossberg MVP Scout Rifle.
  • Savage 110 Scout.
  • Ruger Scout Rifle.
  • Steyr Scout Rifle.

What caliber is the Steyr?

5.56×45mm NATO
The Steyr AUG (German: Armee-Universal-Gewehr, lit. ‘universal army rifle’) is an Austrian bullpup assault rifle chambered for the 5.56×45mm NATO intermediate cartridge, designed in the 1960s by Steyr-Daimler-Puch, and now manufactured by Steyr Mannlicher GmbH & Co KG.

What Calibre is a Steyr?

Steyr AUG

Cartridge 5.56×45mm NATO .300 AAC Blackout 9×19mm Parabellum
Action Gas-operated, rotating bolt
Rate of fire 680–750 rounds/min
Muzzle velocity Standard rifle: 970 m/s (3,182 ft/s)

What weapons do scouts use?


Weapon Ammo Loaded Damage Range
Unlock Force-A-Nature 2 Base: 65 Crit: 194 [5.4 damage × 12 pellets]
Craft Shortstop 4 Base: 48 Crit: 144 [12 damage × 4 pellets]
Craft Soda Popper 2 Base: 60 Crit: 180 [6 damage × 10 pellets]
Craft Baby Face’s Blaster 4 Base: 60 Crit: 180 [6 damage × 10 pellets]

How accurate is the Ruger scout rifle?

Report Card
Reliability The harder you run the bolt, the better she seems to function. A
Accuracy Though limited by the duplex reticle of the Scout scope I have little doubt about the Scout’s inherent accuracy. B
Shootability Comfortable, fast-handling shooter from 3 to 300. A+