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Here Are Some Of The Best Lever Action Rifles Out There For Hunting & Home Defense

Without question the most iconic rifle ever made has to be regarded as the lever action rifle. As a design the rifle dates back to 1837, and is best regarded as the rifle design that won the American west. Lever-action rifles embody a classic style and are still said to be advantageous for such pursuits as small game hunting all the way through to deer hunting.

They might not be the most efficient rifles out there, but they represent a sentimentality for many hunters from years gone by. Along with this, you get enough firepower and fast follow up shots that keep your head in the game, so you can do what you need to with your rifle, on your terms. The classy looks and smooth lines give a timeless quality to these rifles.

The availability to a plethora of calibers means any shooter can find a lever action they can love. However, choosing the best lever action rifle can be an overwhelming task. Therefore, we decided to run you through ten of the best lever-action rifles that we could find on the market today. All of them are high quality builds and should offer you great value for the money.

The best lever action rifle also should have an excellent accuracy, especially at long range shots. All 10 models listed in the video offer this advantage and they make a safe choice. The speed of the bullet or the velocity if you are looking for an accurate term is generally around 1000 fps. This is a decent result and can make sure your new rifle is capable at any given situation. Adding the sights and adjusting the existing ones is mandatory addition. The best lever action rifle must offer this capability. I know that every shooter is different and he, or she will need a different settings. Pay a close attention to this parameter in the video and you will learn why it is so important.



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