Alloy receiver reduces the weight and balanced the rifle for natural handling. Toggle lock action featuring tip-up barrel design (patent pending) provides greater access to breech area for easier priming and cleaning. Speed Breech XT? (patent pending) can be removed by hand by rotating only 90 degrees. Opposing series of locking lugs on Speed Breech XT? prevent the breech plug from getting seized. Three gas compression on the face of Speed Breech XT? eliminates 95% of the corrosive fouling. Set trigger with automatic hammer block safety. All triggers come factory set at 3 to 3.5 pounds.