One of the most successful rifles I have owned was a Browning A-Bolt. It was reliable and superbly accurate, especially when shooting lighter ammunition. My local gamekeeper still uses it. I was hoping the newer Browning model, the X-Bolt, would be able to rekindle fond memories.
IWA 2014 has now concluded – it’s the biggest show there is for the European gun trade.
Pitting it against its forerunner, Byron Pace takes the Browning X-Bolt out to burn some gunpowder