Henry Lever 22 Mag 20.5" Barrel 12 Rounds Octagon Large Loop American Walnut Stock
Like stagecoaches, swinging saloon doors and Pony Express riders, there are many innovations of the Old West that have long faded from use and live on only in Western movies and history books.
But there are still a few frontier staples that were so effective and ahead of their time that they remain in use today. Take, for instance, the intimidating octagonal barrels commonly found on the repeating rifles of that period. These heavy-duty workhorses sported added mass and extra weight to aid in heat absorption, making them the forerunners to the bull barrels used on modern target and varmint rifles.
So in honor of this timeless barrel style, Henry replaced the standard round barrel normally used on their world-famous .22 LR and .22 Magnum rifles with a classic 20 inch octagonal model, like those favored by the cowpunchers, lawmen, homesteaders and outlaws who blazed the trail westward across America. Henry rounded out this traditional look with an easy-to-adjust Marbles semi-buckhorn rear sight with a diamond insert and a highly visible brass beaded front sight seated in standard 3/8 inch dovetail slots. A metal barrel band secures both the barrel and the high-capacity tubular magazine to the highgrade American walnut stock.
- Action Type: Lever Action Repeater
- Caliber: .22 Magnum
- Capacity: 12 rounds
- Length: 38.5 in.
- Barrel Length: 20 in.
- Weight: 6.25 lbs.
- Stock: American Walnut
- Sights: Marbles fully adjustable Semi-Buckhorn rear with reversible white diamond insert and brass beaded front sight
- Finish: Blued barrel and lever