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With Christmas approaching we thought our readers might enjoy this review of a fine starter rifle for their children .

…  Just Right for Small Shooters


 ” Back in the early 1990s, the father and son team of Bill and Steve McNeal created the Davey Crickett, a single-shot .22 caliber youth rifle. The Crickett rifles were the first in a growing Pennsylvania based brand , Keystone Sporting Arms, which opened in 1996.  The small company has grown into a dominant powerhouse by making .22-caliber rifles designed specifically for kids.

The original Crickett design is heavily influenced by the Winchester 1900, another in the long line of John Moses Browning designs. ”