Long Action vs. Short Action – Telling the Difference
Do you know the difference between Long Action and Short Action rifles? If not, do not feel bad, you’re not alone. Many gun owners of various experience levels face the same dilemma. The fact is few shooters have a need to know the difference. However, if you are building a rifle or ordering parts for an old one it is important to know what you have and even how to tell the difference.
In this post below, we’ll breakdown the important information that will allow you to understand the difference between long and short actions, which rifles, or calibers fall into each category, and the benefits one offers over the other.
Many readers may think the difference be...