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Christensen Arms CA-15 Recon 223 Wylde 16" Tungsten CA10153-1255254

SKU CA10153-1255254

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The Christensen Arms CA-15 Recon is a great modern sporting rifle that gives a lot of value for the price. It runs on a piston system that provides a flawless semi-automatic rate of fire. Both the upper and lower receivers are machined billet for prolonged life and quality. This rifles integral features are a 16" carbon fiber wrapped barrel, machined billet upper and lower receiver, titanium flash suppressor threaded with a ½"x 28 tpi, mil-spec bolt carrier.

The external features and furniture continue to add value to this already incredible rifle platform. The CA-15 Recon comes with Christensen’s patented carbon fiber hand guard with a slim-line design. This goes a long ways in the weight reduction that is paramount to any platform that could be carried for an extended length of time. It also comes with a MagPul CTR buttstock, MagPul 30rd magazine and MagPul MOE pistol grip. This rifle weighs just over 6lbs naked and is guaranteed to shoot a 1" minute of angle or better. Pound for pound and feature per dollar it will be hard work to find a rifle that offers a similar value to the CA-15.


  • Caliber:.223 Wylde
  • Weight:6 lbs. 12 oz.
  • Rifle Overall Length:34" - 37.5"
  • Action:Piston driven semi-automatic
  • Trigger:MIl-Spec, hand stoned for crisp beak
  • Safety:Selector Switch
  • Rifle Barrel Length:16"
  • Rifle Barrel Twist:1:8
  • Rifle Stock:Magpul CTR
  • Scope Mount:0 MOA integral picatinny rail.
  • Iron Sights No
  • Caliber or Gauge:.223 Wylde
  • HandednessRight Hand
  • Item ConditionNew
  • Product TypeRifles
  • UPC810651026324
  • MPNCA10153-1255254

Customer Reviews

Average Rating
June 9, 2017

Got mine from EuroOptic a few months ago. I love the gun. Great value at this price. I only gave it four stars, however due to the trigger. At even the sale price I believe it should have a name brand drop-in trigger of even modest price. The standard mil-spec trigger it comes with is just adequate.

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October 19, 2017

Love this rifle! I have had it for several months and put several hundred rounds through it. The best thing about this gun, besides being very light weight and the carbon fiber, is the easy cleaning. The piston system puts no dirty gas in the receiver so cleaning takes no time at all. My other ARs are collecting dust now because of that. Mine came with a Timney trigger which they removed on later guns so that was a big bonus.

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December 26, 2019

I got the CA-15 Recon for Christmas 2019. The fit and finish are excellent and overall it's a very nice rifle. My only complaints are they could have included a premium trigger and a better buttstock for a rifle at this price point. The trigger is smooth but quite heavy. I went to the range and I was very pleased with the performance of the rifle. It functioned flawlessly with two factory loads and two hand loads. After a little break-in accuracy with the hand loads was excellent. Five shot groups were between 0.5 and 1.0 inch at 100 yards using just a 1-6X LPVO scope. I believe with more break-in, a higher magnification optic and a better trigger (on the way) it will do about 0.5 inches all day. Extreme accuracy for an AR platform rifle. I would highly recommend the CA-15 for anyone looking for a very accurate AR-15.

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February 1, 2020

I have had my .CA 15 Recon about a year and the more I use it the better I like it and the better it shoots. I'm not a very good shot I use it for predator hunting I put a timney trigger and a Gemtech suppressor on it and it even shot better.The piston system is so much cleaner to shoot its the only one I use.I got mine from EuroOptic on sale still a lot of money for me but worth every penny I love it. It payed to buy the best.

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July 17, 2019

Purchased from Jason from Eurooptic. We discussed the different models and I chose the Tungsten.I was surprised when i received. It looks better in person than in the picture and shoots better than my other ARs. I do not normally write reviews, this is my second for them, but my Experience with Eurooptics has been excellent throughout the years that i thought they deserved another review.

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