Originally Posted by gun-nut
Thats why i have my Howa insted of the Weatherby I saw them laying right becide each other at a gun show asked what was the diff. the guy said just the name. Both made in Japan. For $250.00 cheaper and the simmons scope on it i took the Howa 1500 .223!
Howa is a great firearm coupled with the price, accuracy, and aftermarket weatherby parts that fit. It's a great deal!!