- For those who hunt in rugged terrain and need a rifle that can handle extra harsh weather conditions.
- Ergonomic stocks with molded cheekpiece, more comfortable forearm, palm swell, free floated barrel channel and modern design checkering.
- 3 position advantage: Safe single-loading and secure bolt lock-down
- One-piece, bind-proof bolt forged from solid steel. Dual opposed locking lugs up front ensure maximum strength. The cartridge head is fully enclosed and the bolt is ported for safety, with a powerful extractor and positive ejection every time.
- Caliber: 22-250 Rem
- Stock: Black Polymer
- Barrel: Stainless
- Magazine Capacity: 5+1 in Chamber
- Barrel Length & Contour: 22" #2
- Overall Length: 42"
- Weight: 7.6 lbs.
- Rifling: 1-14" twist
- Length of Pull: 13 5/8"
- Drop at Comb: 1 1/4"
- Drop at Heel: 1 5/8"
Howa M1500 precision rifles and barreled actions offering "High performance right out of the box."
The bottom line is accuracy and reliability at an affordable price.
Howa rifles outshoot well-known rifles costing hundreds of dollars more. Many retail dealers say, "The Howa M-1500 is the most accurate rifle I sell, right out of the box." Gun Tests, the independent testing organization for the firearms industry, rates "Howa Lightning most accurate, best trigger pull and most evenly balanced over Remington and Savage."
The American Rifleman states, "Many of the groups pack three shots under 1 1/2," and one group with Winchester ammunition put three shots into .30. Accuracy makes this gun worth a closer look."
Whether you hunt, shoot targets, or just enjoy plinking, the Howa M-1500 has the superior accuracy, rugged durability and dependable quality craftsmanship to get the job done.