Follow Jeremiah Knupp as he sets up two rifles, a budget friendly bolt action and a 7.62x39 mm AR-15, to see the strengths and weaknesses of each as a beginner's deer rifle.
Based on the Hawkeye Standard, the new configuration will be chambered in a number of short- and long-action calibers.
Dressed up for its premier in polished brass and custom-checkered walnut, this best-of-both-worlds lever gun is as easy on the eyes as it is to load in the field.
It's "Deer Week" on Outdoor Channel, thus American Rifleman TV looks at the history of the "deer rifle." This week's "Rifleman Review" is the EAA Neo Shotgun, and "I Have This Old Gun" is the Winchester Model 94.
One year after Browning Ammunition launched its BXR Deer rifle loads, it has expanded the line to include more caliber options.