Henry Repeating Arms’ Rice Lake, Wisconsin facility was opened for the first time to a camera crew to show off the step-by-step machining and assembly process behind their rifles.
Trick shot specialist 22Plinkster has been working with Henry for awhile and was able to get access to their Wisconsin plant to see the behind the scenes magic of how the rifles are made.
Although the company is headquartered in Bayonne NJ, the Rice Lake facility began making receivers, bolts, sights and other parts as part of Henry in 2006 and expanded to making completed rifles in 2013.
We got in two of our best-selling Turkish imports from Landor Arms – the AR-style LND-117 shotgun and the bullpup BPX 902 – to give them a whirl on the range and see if the reliability could be paired with the affordable price.
Marlin once claimed their Model 39 as the eldest continually produced, shoulder-fired rifle of all time. Though that record ended when the Marlin brand was parted-off to Ruger, the rimfire world is anticipating a return of this classic.