Essencia Single Shot Rifle

The Essencia series rifles are a highlight for traditionalists.

Essencia Single Shot Rifle. The essence of a gunmaker's craft

With their pure elegance, first-class craftsmanship and proven technology, these masterpieces of the art of gunmaking fall into the same category as the highly coveted “best” English or Italian guns. The genuine back action sidelocks and triggers are gold plated, while the color-case hardened receiver is engraved with English scrolls. The elegant round body action and the Holland & Holland style ejectors ensure responsiveness and easy handling.

Calibers:
.243 Win., 6,5x57R, 6,5x65R, .270 Win., 7x57R, 7x65R, .308 Win., .30–06, .30R Blaser, 8x57IRS, 8x75RS, 9,3x74R
Barrels:
24" Octagonal Barrel
Triggers:
Single Sidelock Trigger
Stocks:
Turkish Walnut with traditional oil finish with cheekpiece

Features

  • Round-body, back action Sidelock with a Purdey-style third fastener
  • Fine English Scroll Engraving; color case hardening
  • “Krieghoff” engraved gold on both sides of the action body
  • Gold-washed triggers and lockwork
  • Trigger guard edges are rolled; guard tang with decorative tip on straight grip
  • Automatic sliding tang safety
  • Gold-plated cocking indicator
  • Semi-beavertail forearm, Purdey-style pushbutton release
  • Non-ventilated, slightly raised rib, not matted
  • Front metal “pearl” bead sight
  • Krieghoff Leather Trunk Case and Accessory Kit

Related Parts and Accessories

Essencia Sidelock Single Shot Rifle

The Krieghoff Essencia single shot rifle – the extended line of the successful Krieghoff Essencia Querflinte. Each gun is – alike their “sisters” – unique. Made in first-class handmade craftsmanship and with proven technique, she also is an expression for highly experienced gunmaking and individuality in best-known Krieghoff quality.

Specifications And Options

Essencia Sidelock Single Shot Rifle Options:
  • Ejector
  • Fluted octagonal barrel
  • Full length stock (“Stutzen”)
  • Interchangeable barrel, without forearm
  • Individual custom engravings and custom features on request
Essencia Sidelock Single Shot Rifle Specifications adn Barrel Options:
Rifle Caliber: .243 Win., 6,5x57R, 6,5x65R, .270 Win., 7x57R, 7x65R, .308 Win., .30–06, .30R Blaser, 8x57IRS, 8x75RS, 9,3x74R
Standard Barrel Length: 60cm (24″)
Weight: Approximately 6.5 lbs
    • Fluted Octagonal Barrel
    • Interchangeable barrel, without forearm
Standard Essencia Sidelock Single Shot Rifle:
  • Round-bodied steel receiver
  • Sidelocks
  • Double barrel-hook lock-up
  • Fine English scroll engraving with gold accented inlays
  • Color case-hardened finish
  • Ejector
  • Fluted octagonal barrel
  • Interchangeable barrel, without forearm
  • Individual custom engravings and custom features on request
Essencia Sidelock Single Shot Rifle Stock Options:
  • Wood category 003 with traditional Tru-Oil finish
  • Full length “Stutzen” stock
  • Interchangable barrel, without forearm
  • Individual custom engravings, checkering and custom features on request.