Howa rifles outshoot well known rifles costing hundreds of dollars more. Many Howa Rifle retail dealers say, "The Howa M-1500 is the most accurate rifle I sell, right out of the box." Gun Tests, the independent testing organization for the firearms industry, rates "Howa Lightning most accurate, best trigger pull and most evenly balanced over Remington and Savage." The American Rifleman states, "Many of the groups pack three shots under 1 1/2," and one group with Winchester ammunition put three shots into .30. Accuracy makes this gun worth a closer look." Whether you hunt, shoot targets, or just enjoy plinking, the Howa Rifles M-1500 has the superior accuracy, rugged durability and dependable quality craftsmanship to get the job done.
The M-1500 Hunter from Howa Rifles offers classic American styling in a durable walnut finished hardwood stock with deep hand-crafted cut checkering in the pistol grip and forearm. The Howa Lightning Rifle is designed for those who hunt in rugged terrain and need a rifle that can handle extra harsh weather conditions. The heart of the M-1500's superior action is a one piece, bind-proof bolt forged from solid steel. The fully adjustable Howa rifle trigger is famous for consistent, crisp let off. All models are drilled and tapped for standard scope bases and come with solid rubber butt pads and sling swivel studs. Howa rifles provide accuracy and reliability at an affordable price.