This rifle features an English style shotgun stock. The deluxe Rifle comes standard with English walnut wood stock and ebony nose cap, English checkering on the grip and fore stock. Alex Henry trigger guard, 32 inch octagon barrel and 1 3/8 at the breech, 1 1/8 at the muzzle.
The barrel has a twist of 1:144 and weighs 14 pounds. Comes with a two blade English express sight, and for the front sight it is a German silver blade. Also a pachmayr recoil pad with a 2 pound mercury recoil reducer in the stock to help manage the recoil. Our Rifles are patterned after the English Sporting rifles of the 19th Century. Utilizing the theories of Lt. James Forsythe and Sir. Samuel White Baker, who hunted exclusively in India and Africa during the end of the muzzleloading era.
For large and dangerous game the 8 Bore Rifle has been the traditional choice for hunters for over 200 years. With one shot kills on Cape Buffalo, Elephants, and Hippos, plus other dangerous and North American game. The October Country 8 Bore Rifle delivers the raw, devastating power demanded by these people. They depended on them for their success and safety.
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