Sauer 303 Classic XT

The S 303 Classic XT is the basic version of the fastest Sauer rifle of all times and the ideal gateway into the world of efficient hunting.
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Technical data

Pure ergonomics

Adjustable thumbhole stock made of indestructible synthetic

Adjustable thumbhole stock made of indestructible synthetic  

The optimum shooting experience. The thumbhole stock with adjustable comb in combination with the S 303’s excellent single-stage trigger ensures maximum control in all situations.

Maximum safety

Ergonomic manual cocking system

Ergonomic manual cocking system 

Thanks to the manual cocking all necessary movements can be done in decocked position. Among semi-auto rifles, the  SAUER 303 is the only one on the market providing a state-of-the-art safety concept.


Excellent precision

Excellent precision 

With the S 303, gas operation, receiver weight guidance and fore-end mount are all in one. In consequence, the reloading process does not affect the barrel as it can float completely free. Thus the S 303 lives up to the claim of featuring the captivating precision every Sauer rifle has.

Quality Made in Germany

Cold-hammer forged precision barresl for guaranteed precision.

Cold-hammer forged precision barresl for guaranteed precision. 

Barrels and receivers are made on site in Isny/Germany. Every barrel is cold-hammer forged and thus a guarantor for our world-famous precision.

Our receivers are manufactured using the latest CNC milling technology in order to perfect the symbiosis of barrel and receiver as wellas Sauer’s legendary bolt operation.

Technical data

S 303 Classic XT

Standard: .308 Win., .30-06 Spring., 8x57 IS, 9,3x62
Magnum: .300 Win. Mag.

Total Weight
ca. 3.550 g / 125 oz.

Total Length
1.080 mm / 42.5 inch

Barrel Length
510 mm / 20 inch

Barrel Contour

Barrel Surface


Trigger Weight
1.300 g / 46 oz.

Magazine Capacity

Muzzle Thread


Stock Shape
ErgoMax RH/LH

Stock Material

Adjustable Comb