View Full Version : What are my options for a single shot Bolt Action .22l Rifle?
01-27-2011, 6:31 PM
What are my options for a single shot bolt action .22l rifle? When I was a kid in boy scouts we used to shoot them. Now I would like to pick one up for my safe. What are my options? Thanks
Also what options do I have for 22l revolvers ?
01-27-2011, 6:44 PM
Guess it depends on what you want to do with it
true singleshot or magazine option
most reasonable rifle would be a CMP Kimber 82G
they go from 400 to 600
they come with great iron sights and can be scoped
01-27-2011, 6:48 PM
For single shot bolt action, look toward C&R .22s... Remington model 510 Targetmaster is one example. If you had a C&R license, you could buy one on an auction site; and have it delivered to your door.
01-27-2011, 7:41 PM
I think Henry makes some single shot bolt rifles or as littlejake suggested look at some C&R's. I have an old Savage (Stevens) 15B that I bought as a kid that is great. I think they can be found in the $125 to $150 range.
For revolvers, are you looking at SA or DA? If SA then it is hard to beat a Ruger Single Six. They are a tad pricey but they are built like tanks and will last forever.
Here is a link to the Henry: http://www.henryrepeating.com/rifle-acubolt.cfm
01-27-2011, 8:12 PM
Take a look at the Savage Mark I series. They have one with a wood stock and open sights, its drilled and tapped for scope mounts as well. The FVT model has a nice peep sight set up with a synthetic stock. They are good shooters you will want to take them shooting rather than leave them in the safe.:)
01-27-2011, 8:56 PM
You can also look into getting a single shot adaptor/magazine for a magazine-fed bolt action rifle.
01-27-2011, 10:35 PM
stevens model 52b's?????
i have one i restored and reblued,shoots like a dream....
c&r search should help
01-28-2011, 7:49 AM
If you are looking for new there are a number of youth rifles that can be re-stocked. For some I know you can
purchase "single" shot adapters like the CZ 452/453/455 and I think you can get one for the new Marlin XT
CZ 452 with a single shot adapter...
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