Ridgeline FFT Wins Caliber Award for “Best New Rifle”
Ridgeline FFT Rifle Wins Caliber Award
Nov 1, 2022 | Christensen Arms
Christensen Arms, manufacturer of state-of-the-art precision firearms and carbon fiber barrels, is pleased to announce their Ridgeline Flash Forged Technology (FFT) rifle was recognized by the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) and the Professional Outdoor Media Association (POMA) with their NASGW-POMA Caliber Award for “Best New Rifle”. The award was presented October 25th, 2022 at the NASGW appreciation dinner during the NASGW Expo in Kansas City, MO.
“We are honored to be presented with this prestigious award,” said Willie Vernon, Executive Vice President of Marketing, Christensen Arms. “The Caliber Awards offer a unique, unbiased approach to evaluating new and innovative products. We appreciate the recognition of the panel and are immensely proud of the efforts of the entire Christensen Arms team in bringing the Ridgeline FFT to life.”
The NASGW, in partnership with POMA, selected the top products in six categories: Best New Rifle, Best New Handgun, Best New Shotgun, Best New Ammunition, Best New Optic, and Best New Accessory. An independent panel of 18 industry judges selected the winners in each category.
The new Ridgeline FFT utilizes cutting-edge carbon fiber manufacturing technology, making it up to a full pound lighter while introducing additional features such as an FFT carbon fiber floor plate and bolt knob. The new side-baffle brake and stylish paint scheme distinguish the new model even further, all while retaining the Christensen Arms Sub-MOA Guarantee. The rifle weight starts at 5.3 lbs. depending on model and chambering. Magazine capacity: internal, 4 rd. standard, 5 rd. magnum.
Color options: stainless action with black and gray stock or burnt bronze Cerakote action with green, black, and tan stock.
Chamberings available: 450 Bushmaster, 22- 250 Rem, 243 Rem, 6.5 CRDMR, 6.5 PRC, 6.5- 284 Norma, 26 Nosler, 270 Win, 7mm-08 Rem, 280 Ack, 28 Nosler, 7mm Rem Mag, 308 Win, 300 Win, 30-06 Springfield, 30 Nosler, 300 WSM, 300 Win Mag, 300 PRC and 300 RUM.
Select chamberings are available in a left-handed configuration.
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.