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Browning T-Bolt Target/Varmint No. 025176270 17 HMR, $799

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The T-bolt is almost as fast as a semi-auto in delivering rounds of 17 HMR ammunition. It is a classy rifle that is fun to shoot.

Browning T-Bolt Target/Varmint No. 025176270 17 HMR, $799

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The two- position tang-mounted safety allowed the bolt to be opened on Safe to empty the chamber. Removing the bolt required the rifle to be on Safe, bolt open, and the silver ridged release switch (arrow) to be down.
Turning the Allen screw located inside the brass collar immediately forward of the trigger guard allowed trigger-pull weight to be adjusted. Trigger-pull weight was 4.5 pounds as delivered, but the range of adjustment was listed as 3.25 pounds to 5.25 pounds. The magazine release proved secure and easy to operate.

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