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    What are the plus/minuses of lever action rifles?

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    not good past 200 yards
    can make 200 with lever evolution from hornady

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    • #3
      Compact, easy to cycle. Decent accuracy. Trigger pull can be terrible on new guns. Limited use of spitzer bullets.

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      • #4
        Lever acton in a unexperienced hands can be dangerous. Whenever there is an exterior hammer there is a chance of misfire. Another minus of lever action is if you are wearing gloves it can be really hard to work the lever, in a fast manner. Although, I saw last weekend that Henry had a special lever action that compesates for a gloved hand, but most people don't hunt with 1200.00 lever action.

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        • #5
          Go to www.ruger.com and look up rifles. on the home rifle page, they have an excellent description of all kinds of actions. advantages and disadvantages

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          • #6
            Beekeeper got it right!

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              Beekeeper got it right!

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                Beekeeper got it right!

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                  Beekeeper got it right!

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                    Beekeeper got it right!

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                      Beekeeper got it right!

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                        Beekeeper got it right!

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                          Beekeeper got it right!

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                            Beekeeper got it right!

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                              Beekeeper got it right!

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