The iconic bullpup-style Steyr AUG has been one of the most recognizable rifles in the world since its adoption by the Austrian army in 1977 and is now available for civilian use as the Steyr AUG A3 M1, a semi-convertible ambidextrous rifle platform with an adjustable short-stroke, gas-piston operation chambered for 5.56x45mm (.223 Remington) ammunition.
- Series/Collection: AUG A3 M1
- Action: Semi-Automatic
- Magazine Type: Polymer Double-Stack Detachable Box
- Stock Type: Fixed Bullpup
- Trigger Type: Single-Stage
- Muzzle Type: Muzzle Brake
- Magazine Capacity: 30
- Caliber/Gauge: 223 Remington/5.56x45mm NATO
- Twist Rate: 1:9"
- Orientation: Right
- Safety: 2-Position Trigger Blocking
- Barrel Material: Cold Hammer Forged
- Receiver Material: Aircraft Aluminum
- Stock Material: Synthetic
- Barrel Finish: Mannox Lined (Nitride)
- Receiver Finish: Hard Eloxal Coated
- Stock Finish: Olive Drab Green Nato
- Barrel Length: 16-3/8"
- Length of Pull: 15"
- Overall Length: 28.15"
- Weight: 7.8 lb
- Barrel Type: Quick Interchangeable, Heavy
- Drop at Comb: 0.82"
- Recoil Pad: Elastomer, 0.3" T
- Pull Weight: 9 lb 8 oz
- Operating System: Adjustable, Short Stroke, Gas Piston