It shoots well is easy to carry has a lot of punch to it and can be used on a lot of big game. It does not seem that anyone on our team has any experience with this rifle.
Well I just bought a new one in .35 and it is still a great gun.
I inspected the gun from end to end and found high finish quality for a reasonable price.
For someone looking to use a .44 Magnum rifle, Henry Arms, Marlin, Rossi, all make lever action rifles and H&R chambers their Handi Rifle in this hard hitter and comes ready for a scope to be mounted right on top.
While not quite as popular as the .243 Winchester, the .257 Roberts has certainly earned its stripes over the years.
The fact that nearly every manufacturer in the business chambers either a bolt-action or a semi-auto rifle in .243 Winchester is a testament to this rounds popularity.
When I was younger, a friend of mine was dating a woman who hunted with nothing other than a Ruger .44 Magnum semi auto rifle.
This rifle has helped me rediscover what it means to hunt.
While hard, long and flat rounds like the .30-06 and .308 still appear to dominate the North American hunting rifle scene, I must admit these cartridges are really not the best choices for someone who’s never stalked whitetails before — or, heaven forbid, never shot a gun.
Marlins and 30 cals have been doing it for a long, long time before the ubiquitous opus magnum came along.