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Every HOWA rifle, from the firing pin to the barrels, are perfectly designed, quality machined, fitted with exacting tolerances and all with superior hammer forged pre-hardened steel. Accurate, strong, elegant, and innovative are all qualities that define HOWA firearms. Dedicated to providing a better rifle for a better value, HOWA rifles are all equipped with outstanding technical features and innovation. While HOWA's beginning started in Japan, HOWA USA is operated under the parent company of Legacy Sports International and is headquartered at the base of the Sierra Nevada Mountains in Reno, NV. HOWA USA imports, builds, develops, tests, and markets all HOWA products to the United States.


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    While there are many solid options in varmint hunting rifles, the following are not only some of our favorites for everything from prairie dogs to coyotes, but all are well proven and guarantee to leave hunters happy in the field.

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  • Legacy Sports unveils HOWA Australian Precision Chassis rifle

    U.S. importer Legacy Sports International introduced the new HOWA Australian Precision Chassis, or APC, developed for long range shooting.

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    Legacy Sports International has a new Howa Hogue Multicam Cerakote rifle in four popular calibers.

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