The Australian Army’s New Battle Rifle is Awesome [VIDEO]

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The Australian Defense Force has rolled out video footage of it’s new battle rifle – the EF88.

At it’s heart, the EF88 is a modified Steyr AUG – the venerable rifle first designed in the 70’s and in service as the primary rifle of the ADF since 1988.

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Whatever your thoughts on the ongoing AK vs. AR “which is best” argument, it’s awesome to see Australia continue to evolve bullpup rifle technology and stick with the still-futuristic-looking Steyr.

The iconic Austrian rifle is considered one of the best combat rifles ever developed: