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HowStuffWorks "Rifle Actions and Materials"
In general, hunters say that falling-block action rifles are accurate and work well for left- and right-handers. Repeating rifles also come in a variety of actions.

Repeating rifle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A repeating rifle is a single barreled rifle containing multiple rounds of . Two employees working at Robbins & Lawrence: Horace Smith and Daniel B. Wesson .

Winchester rifle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Winchester rifles were among the earliest repeating rifles; the Winchester repeater is . Benjamin Henry continued to work with Smith's cartridge concept, and .

Bolt action - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bolt action firearms are most often rifles, but there are some bolt-action . from a prone position than other manually repeating mechanisms and work well with .

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  • History of the Repeating Rifle
    Mar 7, 2005 . Montana Bullet Works | Gunblast.Com | Sixguns | The . It was Mr. Henry whom first conceived the lever action repeating rifle. It was patented in .

    - brandon ellis (lancaster, OH)
  • The Evans Repeating Rifle
    The basic design of the Evans repeating rifle is similar to the Spencer. But the similarity ends . George Evans listened and then went to work. The new cartridge .

    - Raeann Carter (Lancaster, OH)
  • The Spencer Repeating rifle
    The carbine was a shorter version of the Spencer 7-shot repeating rifle and was . During the war several inventors worked on a center-fire cartridge, among .

    - Raeann Carter (Lancaster, OH)
  • Winchester Model 1873 - Repeating Rifle - History, Specs and ...
    Aug 15, 2011 . Winchester Model 1873 - The Winchester Model 1873 Rifle is oft-termed as the Gun That Won The West. . 16th, 1860, for a lever-action repeating rifle aptly titled the "Henry rifle". . Automatic Rifles - Doing the Work for You .

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  • Civil War Guns: Spencer Repeating Carbine
    Later he said he when he left Colt he already had an idea for a repeating rifle of a . That is, on his own time when the typical work day was all day and into the .

Weapons at Gettysburg The Spencer Repeating Rifle | From the ...
Sep 1, 2011 . Demolition Crews at Work on the Gettysburg Battlefield . 1860 Spencer applied for and received a U.S. patent for his Spencer Repeating Rifle.