Archive for bolt action rifles

Hardware: New Mossberg Patriot

For 95 years Mossberg has supplied hardworking Americans with hardworking and affordable firearms, but only recently has the company become a serious player in the centerfire rifle market. This year at SHOT Show Mossberg will introduce what might be considered the pinnacle of its sporting rifle efforts, the Patriot.

January 20, 2015

First Look: Savage Hog Hunter in .338 Federal

Savage Arms, long time producer of accurate, affordable rifles, is adding the .338 Federal to its six of its rifles this year: the 11 Long Range Hunter, 11 Hog Hunter, 16 FCSS, 16 Bear Hunter, 11 Trophy Hunter XP and 16 Trophy Hunter XP. Here are five things you need to know about the new Hog Hunter.

January 19, 2015

Special-Order Savage

The Savage Arms Special Order Department may be the best-kept secret in the firearms industry—especially if you want a rifle chambered for a non-cataloged cartridge like the 9.3x62mm.

January 16, 2015

Rock Island Armory Now Shipping .22 TCM Rifles

Rock Island Armory has shipped the first batch of 100 production .22 TCM bolt-action rifles to the United States, and plans to deliver 300 additional rifles to the American market each month for the foreseeable future.

August 20, 2014

Video: Nesika Sporter Rifle

Nesika may be a name that’s relatively unknown to hunters, but the brand is well respected among benchrest shooters. In the past, the company only marketed actions. Now, though, it offers three complete rifles: the Sporter, Long Range and Tactical. All are production rifles, yet have features fitting of a custom job. Adam Heggenstaller discusses the Sporter model in this latest edition of Gun of the Week.

June 24, 2014

Ruger Announces Predator Version of Ruger American Rifle

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. has announced an all-new Predator version of its popular, 100 percent American-made Ruger American Rifle.

May 16, 2014

Remington Model 783

Lest one think “cheaper” means cheap, think again. The Model 783 offers everything a hunter needs in a rifle: accuracy, dependability and a retail price that should inspire impulse buying.

December 23, 2013

Ed Weatherby on Weatherby

NRA Editorial Director John Zent recently sat down with the president of Weatherby, Ed Weatherby, to discuss guns, the company's history and the "Weatherby Mystique."

September 27, 2013

Browning Introduces AB3 Bolt-Action Rifle

Browning's new AB3 bolt-action is value-priced and will be available in four calibers.

August 26, 2013

Browning A-Bolt III

Browning's A-Bolt delivered dependable, pinpoint accuracy out of the box in a variety of chamberings. The line is known as one of the most revered in the company's history, and deservingly so. One turnoff for some hunters, however, is the A-Bolt's price.

January 14, 2013

Ruger American Rifle

The Ruger American's molded polymer stock houses a pair of V-blocks to bed the action and free-float a hammer-forged barrel.

December 05, 2012

Thompson/Center Dimension

The Dimension sports a switch-barrel versatility that's backed by Thompson/Center's sterling reputation for accuracy.

September 19, 2012

The Mossberg MVP

Looking for a bolt-action rifle that's sized specifically for .223 Rem. cartridges? Mossberg has delivered it.

May 30, 2012

Thompson/Center Dimension Bolt-Action Platform

Thompson/Center is changing the way consumers think about bolt-action rifles with its new Dimension bolt-action platform. The Dimension features interchangeable barrels and other components that allow users to to change calibers—.204 Ruger to .300 Win. Mag.—while still maintaining Minute-of-Angle accuracy.

January 18, 2012

Blaser R8 Professional

This exciting addition to the R8 line stands out as a true workhorse that is purpose built for hunting in extreme conditions.

June 28, 2010