Gun Report

Olympic Arms OA 98 .223 Rem.

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AR-15 style pistols may not have a variety of uses, but this one worked pretty well, offering compact firepower and reasonable accuracy. If you like firing a gun that is loud, flashy and unique, this gun is for you.

Olympic Arms OA 98 .223 Rem.

Gun Details

Model Name
Model Number
Home Defense
Caliber Plus Cartridge
Weight Unloaded
Overall Length
Barrel Length
Overall Height
Front Strap Height
Back Strap Height
Maximum Width
Grip Thickness Max
Grip Circumference Max
Frame Material
Barrel Material
Grip Material
Trigger Pull Single
Trigger Span Single

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The OA 98 ran reliably and never gave us a moment’s trouble. Case scuffs from ejection (arrow) were the only telltale sign of hard use. Note the radically lightened magazine well. The grip was also skeletonized.

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