Model 81 BLR
Contemporarily designed lever-action sporting rifle. Chambered for various popular calibers from .22-250 up to .358 Winchester. Has 20" barrel, with adjustable sights. Features 4-round detachable magazine and rotary locking bolt. Finish blued, with checkered walnut stock and recoil pad. Introduced in 1971. Manufactured that year in Belgium. In 1972, manufacture moved to Miroku in Japan. In 2003, straight-grip stock introduced and WSM calibers added from .270 to .300. Weight about 6.5 lbs. NOTE: Add 20 percent for Belgian manufactured version.