Guest Blog Post by Scott Severson of HuntTested.com: The lever action rifle has been with us for over 160 years, ever since Benjamin Tyler Henry patented the first practical lever action repeating rifle. Despite being long in the tooth, the lever action is having a moment right now. Lever guns are more popular and I’ll say it, they are better quality than ever. The resurgence is well-founded in the quality and inherent utility of this venerable platform. If you’re a hunter considering a lever gun, take a look at these four reasons I love to hunt with lever action rifles.
Henry Repeating Arms
Seven new “Henry-Turnbull President’s Collection” rifles, all featuring serial numbers containing #001, will be featured as 2019 SHOT Show auction rifles. We’re proud and excited to collaborate with Henry Repeating Arms, one of the most revered names in American firearms manufacturing. Together we’ve created a special series of popular Henry large-bore rifles, which are finished with Turnbull Restoration’s bone charcoal color case hardening.