For top performance in those tough long-range events, the Model 1895 Cowboy is a must for Cowboy Action Shooters. It's also an ideal big game rifle for hunters who appreciate the nostalgia of 19th Century-style firearms.
This authentically Old Western-styled 45/70 features a 26" tapered octagon barrel with deep-cut Ballard-type rifling, 9-shot tubular magazine, adjustable Marble semi-buckhorn rear and Marble carbine front sight. The American black walnut stock has a straight-grip, a hard rubber butt plate and a blued steel fore-end cap. To accommodate tang sight installation, the serial number is located on the left side of the receiver.
-Caliber: 45-70 Government
-Capacity: 9-shot tubular magazine
-Action: Lever action with squared finger lever; side ejection; deeply blued metal surfaces; solid top receiver.
-Safety: Hammer block safety
-Stock: Straight-Grip American black walnut; hard rubber butt plate; tough Mar-Shield finish; blued steel fore-end cap.
-Barrel: 26" tapered octagon with deep-cut Ballard-type rifling (6 grooves).
-Twist Rate: 1:20" r.h.
-Sights: Adjustable Marble semi-buckhorn rear, Marble carbine front sight. Solid top receiver tapped for scope mount; offset hammer spur (right or left hand) for scope use. Serial number is on left side of receiver, instead of tang, allowing custom installation of a tang sight by a competent gunsmith.
-Length: 44 1/2"
-Weight: 8 Lbs.
Ideal For: Targets, Deer, Black Bear, or Larger Game.