The GSG-5 is a truly unique offering in the realm of rimfire semi-automatic carbines, and American Tactical Imports clearly understands its appeal, offering a full line of H&K-style accessories ranging from both collapsing and side-folding stocks, Picatinny rail fore-ends and slings to name a few. For those with a desire for an H&K-style carbine that is not only more affordable, but also inexpensive to shoot, the GSG-5 should make for an excellent addition to their collection.
Manufacturer: German Sport Guns; Gsg-5.de
Importer: American Tactical Imports; (800) 290-0065; Americantactical.us
Caliber: .22 LR
Action Type: semi-automatic, straight blowback rimfire rifle
Receiver: die-cast zinc
Barrel: 16¼" ST35 steel
Rifling: six-groove 1:16" RH twist
Magazine: detachable box, 25-round capacity
Sights: rotary drum rear, hooded post front
Trigger Pull: non-adjustable, single-stage; 5 lbs.,12 ozs.
Stock: synthetic; length of pull, 13½"; drop at heel, 2"; drop at comb, 2"
Overall Length: 33½"
Weight: 6 lbs., 9 ozs.
Accessories: multi-tool, cleaning rod, owner's manual
Suggested Retail Price: $550