Browning Semi-Auto 22 Grade II Octagon


The Browning Semi-Auto .22 Grade II Octagon is a semi-automatic hunting rifle chambered in .22 LR. It was originally manufactured by FNH in 1914 off a design by John Browning, and is thought to be a classic firearm because it was the first semi-automatic rifle to be chambered in the popular .22 LR cartridge. The SA-22 and its variations are believed to have sold over 500,000 models since its creation.

The Semi-Auto .22 Grade II Octagon features a steel receiver with a satin nickel finish. The take-down design receiver also features scroll engraving, which makes it a widely collected gun in Belgium where it was originally produced. The Grade II Octagon’s barrel is 19.25″ and is drilled and tapped for a cantilever scope mount. The stock is American walnut and comes in a glossed finish. The rifle has adjustable sights with a gold bead front sight.

Browning Arms Company is a Utah-based firearms maker that produces a variety of a wide variety of shotguns, rifles, and pistols. The company is currently a subsidiary of Fabrique Nationale de Herstal.



Semi-Auto 22 Grade II Octagon
Caliber: .22 LR
Capacity: 10
Sights: Adjustable sights with gold bead front blade
Features: High relief engraving; take-down design; octagonal barrel; bottom ejection; tubular magazine; crossbolt safety; and checkered grips and fore-end
Action: Semi-auto
Stock: Grade II Walnut/oil
Material/Finish: Steel/satin nickel
Scope: Drilled and tapped for cantilever scope mount
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Weight: 5.1875 pounds
Barrel Length: 19.25"
Twist: 1 in 16"
Length of Pull: 13.75"
Overall Length: 37"
Drop at Comb: 0.8125"
Drop at Heel: 2.625"

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