As the M14 platform began to dominate competitive rifle shooting, several performance oriented upgrades to the design gained popularity. Today, shooters who want the extra features, but don’t want to pay match-shop prices can find what they need in the Loaded M1A™ Series from Springfield Armory®.
The Loaded Series combines the appearance and tradition of the Standard M1A™ with all the goodies you want to take the rifle to the next level. All Loaded models have a medium-weight premium air-gauged National Match barrel for greater accuracy. Competitive shooters will also appreciate the National Match tuned 4.5-5lb 2-stage trigger. A National Match front sight blade and non-hooded National Match rear aperture aid in precise target acquisition.
There are several combinations of stocks and barrels to ensure that you can get a Loaded M1A™ to fill the perfect niche in your collection. If you’re looking for a proven rifle that comes Loaded with all the features you need, you need look no further than the Loaded M1A™ from Springfield Armory®.
The Springfield Armory “Loaded” series M1A rifles are full of upgrades offering exceptional value and performance.
Air gauged medium weight National Match barrel. National match components such as national match trigger assembly, national match front sight and non-hooded rear sight assembly, and national match flash suppressor.
Model: M1A Loaded
Springfield Armory Loaded Walnut Carbon Steel Barrel
Caliber: 7.62x51mm NATO ( .308WIN )
Barrel: 22” Carbon Steel 6 Groove 1:11 Right Hand Twist Parkerized National Match Medium Weight Premium Air Gauged
Front Sight: National Match .062” Military Post
Rear Sight: GI Match Grade Non-hooded Aperture .0520 Adjustable One-half Minute for Windage and One Minute for Elevation
Trigger: 2 Stage Military Trigger Match Tuned 4.5 - 5 lbs
Magazines: 1 - 10 Round Parkerized
Weight: 9.8 lbs.