On this “Gun of the Week” video preview American Rifleman staff examine a purpose-built bolt-action rifle from Browning that features McMillan’s Game Scout Stock and comes chambered for .280 Ackley Improved, a once wildcat cartridge designed for flat, long-range performance.
Since its release in 2008, Browing's X-Bolt bolt action rifle design has grown to include 30 different versions available in five different barrel lengths, with 10 chambering to choose from.
Since its introduction a decade ago, the Ruger American rifle line has grown both in popularity as well as the number of models available.
For most of the 20th century, Lee-Enfield rifles were the backbone of the British army. The last British service Lee was the L42A1 sniping rifle. Built on the World War II No.4(T), the reliable and accurate L42A1 was retired in the early 1990s.