#SundayGunday: Davidson's Weatherby Vanguard Cipher

posted on April 16, 2023

This week, we’re taking a closer look at the Davidson's Exclusive Weatherby Vanguard Cipher. A rifle built for the backcountry, this model boasts First Lite Cipher camo on its Monte Carlo stock, helping it blend in with a variety of environments. Weighing between 7.15 and 7.25 pounds, with a Vanguard buttpad to soak up recoil, the gun is ready for whatever the hunt throws at it. For more information on this hard-hitting hunting firearm, available in five different chamberings, check out the video embedded above, hosted by Digital Associate Editor David Herman. MSRP: $1100; galleryofguns.com

Weatherby Vanguard Cipher

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