The Anschutz 1416 D HB Rifle is a fantastic rifle for any rimfire enthusiast. The 1416 D HB features a walnut stock with a classic beavertail forend. The oiled Beavertail stock was created to meet the requirements of the North American shooter. This stock combines the advantages of a classic target stock with the wide, easy to handle beavertail fore-end. The grippy synthetic butt plate and German fish scale on the pistol grip provides perfect hold in position.
The action is used in the ANSCHÜTZ 1416 is the Model 64. This is a bolt action with cam cocking, claw extractor, additional cartridge holder and ejector. Telescopic sight mounting is by an 0.43" wide ANSCHÜTZ Wave Style V-block dovetail rail or by additional drilled and tapped holes. The sliding safety catch on the right hand side blocks the trigger sear in the safe position and simultaneously lifts the trigger sear and bolt release latch. The bolt can also be opened in the safe position, allowing unloading the firearm with the safety engaged.
Thousands of small bore marksmen around the world have had their first experience and their first success using this rifle. The same of a light weight and precise action are attributes also valued by hunters and explains why the ANSCHÜTZ repeating rifle receives such high marks from both target shooters and hunters alike. ANSCHÜTZ repeating rifles offer wonderfully crafted, extremely precise rimfire rifles for competition or for hunting small game and predators. With low noise, high precision, and minimal damage to the game or pelt, they are well suited for more urban areas.