Christensen Arms Unveils New Modern Hunting Rifle

    Christensen Arms Unveils New Modern Hunting Rifle


    Gunnison, Utah – (September 12th, 2022) Christensen Arms, manufacturer of state-of-the-art precision firearms and custom carbon fiber barrels, is proud to announce the launch of the new Modern Hunting Rifle (MHR) with Flash Forged Technology (FFT). Whether it’s a once-in-a-lifetime hunt or ringing steel at the range, the MHR was created to meet the unique requirements of every shooting situation. Built on an aluminum mini chassis with V-block bedding, the MHR offers the accuracy of a chassis rifle while providing the ergonomics of a hunting rifle with complete modularity. The all-new FFT stock, forearm, and grips can all be customized to fit any shooter or shooting position.

    “With conservation being at our forefront, Flash Forged Technology results in greater environmental sustainability by saving energy and eliminate waste,” said Jason Christensen, CEO of Christensen Arms. “Utilizing automated processes and virgin recyclable materials, FFT is truly 100% zero-waste manufacturing without producing harmful toxins or emissions.  This new technology helps support our goal of wildlife conservation by reducing our environmental impact and protecting our lands and wildlife for future generations – all while creating a more superior product.”

    The new MHR features include: Custom Machined Receiver, Black Nitride Finish Skeletonized Bolt Handle FFT Carbon Fiber Bolt Knob, Custom TriggerTech Trigger, 7075 Aluminum Billet Chassis, FFT Carbon Fiber Forearm with m-Lok, QD and Picatinny mounts, Interchangeable Grip Modules, Adjustable FFT Carbon Fiber Cheek Riser, Adjustable Length of Pull trigger, 416R Stainless Steel Aero-grade Carbon Fiber Wrapped Barrel, Stainless Steel Side Baffle Brake (Removable) and a 5/8 × 24 threaded Muzzle for optional suppressor. All backed by Christensen’s Sub-MOA accuracy guarantee.

    Finish options include: Black Anodized, Desert Brown and Tungsten Cerakote.


    Chambering                 Barrel Length              Twist Rate                   Total Length

    6.5 CRDMR                         22’                             1/8                             43.5”

    6.5 PRC                              22”                             1/8                             43.5”

    .308 WIN                             22”                             1/10                           43.5”


    Weight starting at 7.4 lbs.

    MSRP starting at: $3,499.99

    Over the past 25 years, Christensen Arms has consistently been at the forefront of firearm innovation and wildlife conservation efforts.  From the introduction of the carbon-fiber wrapped barrel to financial support of leading wildlife conservation groups, Christensen Arms is always finding new ways to improve the shooter’s experience while protecting our beloved hobbies and traditions.

    Flash Forged Technology is available exclusively on select Christensen Arms firearms for 2022: the MHR FFT, Mesa FFT, Mesa FFT Titanium, Ridgeline FFT and Ridgeline FFT Titanium.

    To learn more about the new Modern Hunting Rifle and all 2022 new product offerings from Christensen Arms, please visit or follow us on social media @christensensarms.

    About Christensen Arms                                                                                              

    Established in 1995, Christensen Arms is focused on incorporating top-tier aerospace materials and processes into production – resulting in some of the most lightweight, precise, and accurate firearms in the industry and around the globe. Always made in America, from the first prototype to the state-of-art current production models.