The Vanguard action incorporates a one piece fluted bolt with three gas ports and two locking lugs for a 90-degree bolt lift. The bolt shroud is fully enclosed for extra strength and structural integrity, and features a traditional side release of the bolt assembly. Embellishments such as a knurled bolt knob add to the beauty and value of this popular rifle.
The next generation of Weatherby rifles featuring a match quality two-stage trigger, new stock design and guaranteed SUB-MOA accuracy. New look. New feel. A new level of performance. Proven Weatherby Vanguard action (Mauser-style, dual opposed lug design) SUB-MOA Accuracy Guarantee ensures .99" or less 3-shot group at 100 yards when used with Weatherby factory or premium ammunition. Match Quality Two-Stage Trigger is "creep free" for consistent let-off and is adjustable down to 2.5 lbs. Trigger housing is constructed of lightweight alloy. Full Length 24" Barrel provides maximum velocity and increased accuracy. All barrels are cold hammer forged for long life.
Stock with Exclusive Griptonite Inserts provides lightweight and durable performance year after year. Combines modern synthetic materials with the legendary Weatherby raised comb Monte Carlo design. Special Griptonite pistol grip and forend inserts provide a firm, non-slip grip. Also features a right side palm swell to aid in control and shooter comfort.
- Category: FIREARMS - RIFLES
- Action: Bolt
- Caliber: 22-250 Remington
- Barrel Length: 24 in
- Capacity: 5 + 1
- Trigger: Adjustable Two Stage
- Safety: Three Position
- Length: 44 in
- Weight: 7.25 lbs
- Stock: Griptonite
- Finish: Matte Black Bead Blast