Model 1874 "Old Reliable" Replica
Hand Oil-Finished Walnut Stock
Blued Octagonal Barrel
Dovetailed Adjustable Front Sight
Best known as a buffalo-hunting gun, the Sharps sporting rifle became known as the "Old Reliable" by those who hunted buffalo for their hides. Taylor's & Co. has now reproduced the colorful, high quality 1874 Sporting Rifle at an amazing price. Hand oil-finished walnut stock. Receiver, breechblock, and trigger plate all machined from a solid piece of steel. Tumbler fly allows the trigger to be sensitized to release softly. Octagonal barrel flared at receiver. Dovetailed front sight adjustable for windage. Blued finish with case hardened frame and double set trigger. Twist: 1 in 18". Weight: 10.6 lbs.