Anyone who shoots a rifle expects accuracy. But there is a special breed of accuracy enthusiast that
forever chases the one-hole group. Once they attain it, they begin to chase that group at longer and
longer ranges. They demand ultra-heavy barrels, dual port actions, sculpted fore-ends and buttstocks
to ride sandbags and bench rests. The 12 Precision Target Series is where these guys are finally
able to end their chase.
Specifications and features:
Savage model 12 Benchrest precision target bolt-action rifle
6.5x284 Norma caliber
29" free-float, button-rifled, extra heavy barrel
Adjustable Target AccuTrigger, adjustable from 6 oz. to 2.5 lbs.
Left-load, right-side ejection
Gray laminate stock with wide Benchrest forearm
Sandbag contour on buttstock
Stainless steel barrel
Oversized bolt handle
Drilled and tapped
49" overall length
Perhaps the most elite collection of these accuracy purists is Team Savage.
They've mopped the floor with guys shooting custom rigs and had their "production rifle" status called
into question because, in the minds of some, a production Savage is just TOO accurate to be an
Savage Target Series rifles are the farthest place in our line from "beginner" rifles. With dozens of decisive world-class titles, these are elite rifles for elite shooters. These are for the accuracy
obsessed who want to test their skills on the ultimate playing field: the 1,000-yard range.
The 12 Benchrest is for 1000-yard benchrest competitions. It has a 29" ultra-heavy barrel, dual-port action
and Target AccuTrigger. Its laminated stock features a wide forend and a buttstock that is s culpted for
a bench rest. Chambered in .308 Win, 6.5 x 284 Norma, and 6mm Norma BR.