Henry Repeating Arms unveils American Rodeo Tribute rifle (PHOTOS)
By Jacki Billings
The American Rodeo Tribute Edition features 24K gold embellishments on its receiver. (Photo: Henry Repeating Arms)
Henry Repeating Arms announces the arrival of a new custom tribute rifle, introducing the American Rodeo Tribute Edition lever-action rifle. The .22-caliber rifle is built on the company’s Golden Boy platform, featuring a blued-steel octagonal barrel and American walnut stocks.
The American Rodeo Tribute Edition offers a receiver that is nickel-plated and engraved. The receiver’s right side brings an engraving of a cowboy roping a calf from horseback while the left side features “Rodeo Tribute” and a cowboy wrestling a steer to the ground. The receiver also delivers a 24-karat gold plating for further embellishments. The design is capped off with a walnut buttstock and nickel-plated buttplate with a cowboy riding a bucking bull.
The rifle also features engravings on its stock and forend. (Photo: Henry Repeating Arms)
The rifle coincides with the 2018 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, Cowboy Christmas and RMEF Hunter & Outdoor Christmas Expo. “We’ve been sitting on this design for the American Rodeo Tribute Edition for a few months, but we wanted to hold off on announcing it until we could show it in person to the biggest rodeo fans in the world,” Henry