This year’s rifle raffle has concluded and the winner is Eli with ticket number 5271.
This year’s 2018, March 17th (0317 Day) primary raffle rifle was donated by Drake Associates™.
“Drake Associates™ is seriously committed to supporting our bravest warfighters. In 2017 Drake supplied the US Marine Corps Scout Sniper Association with our latest rifle system – the Drake Savage SOCOM Rifle system in .308 caliber in a flat dark earth color for its 2018 raffle.”
– Christopher Drake
Drake Savage SOCOM 308 Rifle System
The Drake Savage SOCOM 308 rifle is an enhanced, special accurized rifle that was custom built, and sole-sourced for a USMC contract. The rifle that the Scout Sniper Association has been given is one of five spare rifles that were built as dedicated extras for that contract. There were only five of these rifles produced!
Specifications: This barrel was specifically chambered for the M118LR or the Federal Gold Medal Match 175Gr BTHP ammunition. Other custom details include a bubble level system in the scope base, special ergonomics, a monolithic chassis and a butt stock with a shock mitigation recoiling device, as well as an enlarged custom cheek piece for staying on target in rapid engagements. The Scout Sniper Association Logo has been engraved into this special limited edition rifle.
The Drake Associates™ Savage SOCOM Rifle System Includes:
- RIFLE: Trued and Blueprinted Drake Savage SOCOM Rifle system with the USMC SSA emblem embellished on the side of the chassis
- CHAMBER/CALIBER: .308 Winchester with a Super Match Chamber
- SCOPE: TRIJICON: AccuPoint
- COLOR: Flat Dark Earth (FDE)
- MAGAZINE: 4 AICS patterned
BIPOD MOUNT: Yes
- RAILS: 20 MOA Long Rail with Integral Bubble Level, Extended for Night Vision Systems. As well as left and right 5″ Picatinny Rails with QD Swivel Hard Point
- BARREL: 1 in 10 Twist, 5R Rifling, on a 24” Match Competition Barrel with a 5/8×24 Threads and a Drake 3 Port Muzzle Break
- TRIGGER: Adjustable Trigger, 3.5 lbs Trigger Pull Adjusted Weight
- TECHNICAL INFORMATION: User Manual, Maintenance Manual, Safety Lock, and Factory First Group Pattern Target
5.11 Tactical Hard Case
Rifle depicted displays accessories NOT included with prize.
Official Rules and Details
The USMC Scout Sniper Association
The United States Marine Corps Scout Sniper Association is a nonpartisan, nonprofit, tax-exempt, Veterans’ Organization under Section 501(c)(19) of the Internal Revenue Code (Federal Tax ID: 33-0887131).
Website: www.scoutsniper.org, Facebook: www.facebook.com/usmcssa, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/usmc_scout_sniper_association/.
The USMC Scout Sniper Association Mission Statement
The primary mission of the United States Marine Corps (USMC) Scout Sniper Association (SSA) is to build and support the Marine Corps Scout Sniper community, their families, and their survivors.
The USMC SSA also works and partners with other nonprofit Veterans’ Organizations to build and support the larger sniper community.
We are conducting an annual rifle raffle with the prize being a Drake Savage SOCOM Rifle system to raise money for SSA programs and activities that serve both our SSA Members in need of assistance as well as the wounded, ill, and injured Members and their families.
Retail Value of Prize
How to Buy Tickets (ticket sales limited to 20,000 tickets)
The only place to purchase tickets is online at the SSA’s website. You may find ticket options below.
This Drake Savage SOCOM Rifle system has a retail value of $5,136.00 Winner may subject to Federal Firearms License transfer fees.
Tickets are set up to be easily purchased in groups of 1, 3, 8, or 15. You may purchase tickets in any combination of groups as you would like.
Ticket Sales will stop at Midnight (ET) on Thursday, March 15, 2018.
The winning ticket will be drawn on March 17, 2018 in Northern Virginia, with time, location, and other details to be announced in the near future. Individuals who purchase tickets NEED NOT BE PRESENT TO WIN.
Winner Eligibility and Associated Legal Notices
Winner must be a U.S. Citizen, at least 18 years old, and legally eligible to possess and own this type of firearm under Federal, State, and Local laws.
Members of the USMC Scout Sniper Association and their families are eligible to purchase tickets.
The use, sale, re-export, delivery or retransfer, directly or indirectly, of this rifle and attachments is subject to, and contingent upon, compliance with applicable U.S. Firearms Laws and Regulations, and also Export Control Regulations.
All taxes and fees associated with the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner.
Winners will be notified directly by the SSA, and will also be announced on our website and as well as social media platforms.
Once the winner’s identity, citizenship, and eligibility to legally possess a firearm is confirmed, the SSA will put the winner and the FFL currently holding the rifle on behalf of the USMC SSA, in touch to arrange the transfer in accordance with Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (BATFE) regulations and other applicable statutes and regulations.
For More Information
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