Model 76 African

MODEL 76 African

The Bigger Game choice.

For more than thirty years, the classic Model 76 has claimed its rightful place as the most coveted custom rifle on the market today. Featuring timeless design attributes and an unparalleled level of craftsmanship and detail, it’s the ultimate in controlled- round feed perfection. Simply, the finest custom bolt-action rifle made.


  • XXX grade walnut
  • Cheekpiece with shadowline
  • Hand-cut point wrap checkering on fore-end
  • Ebony fore-end tip
  • Two cross bolts with ebony plugs
  • Barrel band and inletted Ken Howell swivel
  • Devcon bedded stock inlay
  • Straddle floorplate with inside release
  • drop belly magazine with four-round capacity
  • Mercury recoil reducer in stock fore-end
  • Quarter rib with one fixed-blade and banded/hooded
  • front sight with optic bead and window hood
  • 7mm Remington Magnum to 416 Remington, 404 Jeffery, 416 Rigby and 450 Dakota


  • Blueprinted action from birth
  • 5 action sizes available: Short, Short Magnum, Standard, Magnum, and Long Magnum
  • A wide variety of chambers available from 22-250 Remington to 416 Remington
  • 23" premium barrel
  • Right- or left-hand configurations
  • 7 1/4 to 7 1/2 lbs depending on configuration
  • Std L.O.P. 13 5/8"
  • Matte blue finish
  • One-piece (Classic) steel trigger guard
  • Claw extractor, controlled round feed
  • 3 Position Safety
  • Field-proven open trigger design
  • 8-40 scope mount holes
  • Flat bottom integral recoil lug receiver
  • 1/2" or 1" black rubber recoil pad
  • One-piece bolt design
  • Enhanced bolt release system
  • Mechanical ejector
  • Reverse round follower
  • Pillar and fully bedded stock inlet
  • Fully hand polished
  • Hand-tuned feeding
  • Range tested for accuracy
  • Guaranteed MOA accuracy
  • Target included


Make this Dakota Rifle your own. Choose the Wood Grade, Engraving features, material finish and more below.

MSRP Base Price: $9,995

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NOTE: This customization tool is for estimations only and is not a guaranteed total price.

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The rifle that launched the Dakota legend.

MODEL 76 Deluxe

The Upgraded Dakota legend.

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MODEL 76 Professional Hunter

A versatile professional hunting firearm.