Krieghoff CLASSIC Big Five

 

 

It is the ultimate African adventure, the quest for the "Big Five". And it is forever connected with side-by-side rifles, a classic configuration which bespeaks superb handling and ultimate reliability.

Krieghoff has the rifle to meet the challenge: The CLASSIC "Big Five". It was designed in conjunction with professional hunters and safari experts specifically for hunting dangerous game.

Calibers available range from .375 Flanged Magnum to .500 Nitro Express - the most effective on dangerous game and the choice of professional hunters.

 

Krieghoff Classic Guns

Krieghoff Classic Imperial
Krieghoff Classic Options
Krieghoff Classic Barrels
Krieghoff Classic Engravings
Krieghoff Classic Standard Calibers
Krieghoff Caliber 450 400NE
Krieghoff Caliber 500 416NE
 

 

   

Click for Specifications, Features, and Options

Calibers (same in both barrels):

.375 H&H Flanged Mag N.E., .375 H&H Mag, .450/.400NE, .500/.416 N.E. (3 1/4"),

 

.470 N.E., .500 N.E. 3".

Barrels

Length 23.5" (60cm). Express style quarter rib.

Sights

Standard is a shallow V-shaped rear sight with a pearl front sight for instinctive quick target acquisition.

 

Other, optional sights are available on request.

Regulating

Regulated at the factory with commercially available ammunition over open sights at 55 yds (50m) holding a two inch group or better.

 

Factory target provided with data about the ammunition used for regulating.

Action

Steel actions with reinforced walls for extra strength.

 

Manual cocking device with combi-cocking feature.

 

Standard engraving on US models is "Small Arabesques".

 

Optional sideplates and optional engravings available.

Triggers

Double triggers featuring Krieghoff's universal-trigger-system.

Stock

Classic "Big Five" stock from European walnut with comfortable grip and straight comb specially designed for big bore ammunition.

 

Length of Pull: 14 3/4" (37.5 cm), including a half inch "Old English" style decelerator recoil pad.

Forearm

Functional and comfortable Schnabel style forearm

Weight

Approx. 9.5 - 10.5 lbs (4.2 - 4.8 kg) depending on caliber and without BreaKO recoil reducer.

Case

Krieghoff Intl delivers all Classic rifles in a soft canvas break-down case. An optional fitted Krieghoff aluminum hardcase is available.

Standard Features for the CLASSIC "Big Five" rifle

- Manual Cocking Device on the top tang
- the ultimate safety
- Universal Trigger System with anti-doubling device
- Short opening angle for fast, easy loading - Quiet, efficient shell extractors
- Slim, compact action with reinforced sidewalls for extra strength
- Sliding, self-adjusting wedge for secure bolting
- Broad, massive underlugs to withstand wear
- Hinged front trigger for finger protection on heavy recoil
- Virtually horizontal firing pin placement for fast lock-time
- V-shaped rear sight with pearl front sight
- Pretty straight "Big Five" stock and Schnabel style forearm

Optional Features for the CLASSIC "Big Five" rifle

- Manual Cocking Device on the top tang - the ultimate safety
- Universal Trigger System with anti-doubling device
- Short opening angle for fast, easy loading
- Quiet, efficient shell extractors
- Slim, compact action with reinforced sidewalls for extra strength
- Sliding, self-adjusting wedge for secure bolting
- Broad, massive underlugs to withstand wear
- Hinged front trigger for finger protection on heavy recoil
- Virtually horizontal firing pin placement for fast lock-time
- V-shaped rear sight with pearl front sight
- Pretty straight "Big Five" stock and Schnabel style forearm

 

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