Nosler M48 Professional: Accurate, Well-Built Rifle for Big Game

The Professional is a new rifle built on the Nosler's M48 action. It comes with a clever detachable magazine that is released by a tab similar to the one commonly seen with floor-plate magazines. The accuracy and craftsmanship of the Professional is exactly what one would expect from Nosler, which is to say excellent. This is a serious hunting tool and is a very good value even considering its hefty price.

Test Results
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Price: $2,595
Design: A-
Performance: A
Accuracy: A
Price/Value: B-
Cartridge: .30/06
Trigger Pull: 2 lb. 14 oz.
Average Group/Smallest Group: 1.090 in./.624 in.
Ammo: Black Hills 155-Gr. A-Max
Website: Nosler.com