Browning Model 81 BLR

A modern-design leveraction with a rack & pinion lever/bolt system. It has the power and strength to handle large high-intensity cartridges.  This model has been made in most calibers from .22-250 up through .358 Winchester.

It features a rotary bolt and a detachable 4-round magazine.

A lightweight model - the BLR Lightning - was introduced in 1996.  It features an aluminum receiver keeping the weight to right around 7 pounds.  Offered in 20", 22" and 24" barrels depending on the caliber.  

Calibers range from .223 Remington to 7mm Remington Magnum.