The Thompson/Center Encore Pro Hunter Black rifle includes T/C’s famous interchangeable barrel system, meaning simply change barrels by removing 2 screws and 1 pin. The single-shot rifle includes a stainless fluted barrel, and a swing hammer for left or right handed shooters. Available in rifle calibres from .204 to .500 S&W, shotgun calibres 20ga and 12ga, and blackpowder calibre .50.
There are reasons why today’s top professional hunters like Jim Shockey shoot only Thompson/Center Encore Pro Hunter rifles and muzzleloaders: accuracy, quality and reliability are just a few. They stake their careers on hunting success and they choose the one gun that performs every time. The Encore Pro Hunter family of products is the finest crafted interchangeable system available on the market today. With muzzleloader, shotgun, and centerfire barrel offerings, the Encore Pro Hunter has a gun that works for any game and gives you the reliability and accuracy that has made Thompson/Center legendary in barrel making.
The Encore Pro Hunter’s stainless steel 28″ barrel delivers the highest muzzle velocity available while the precision fluting helps to strengthen the barrel, dissipate heat and balance the rifle for natural handling. T/C employs the latest CNC technology to machine both the target crown and the chamber on every Pro Hunter barrel. To assure the ultimate in accuracy every Pro Hunter barrel is machine shot at 100 yards by a Master Gunmaker. Its Flextech stock and SIMS Limbsaver recoil pad provide a 43% reduction in felt recoil.
The Encore Pro Hunter is USA made, and is backed by the famous T/C Limited Lifetime Warranty.