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Red Dead Redemption 2 Bolt Action Rifle

Red Dead Redemption 2 Bolt Action Rifle
Bolt Action Rifle

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Bolt Action Rifle is a Rifle Weapon Type, which is ideal for hunting Medium and Large Animals. This weapons best stats are Accuracy 3.2/4 (Best) and Accuracy 3.2/4 (Good) and its lowest stats being Rate of Fire 1.5/4 (Weak).

You can attach components like Rifling Mods, Iron Sights, Scopes, Stocks, Wraps.

Bolt Action Rifle Stats and Gunsmith cost

Damage Range Firing Rate Reload Accruacy Cost
3.2 3.0 1.5 3.2 2.2 $180

Animal sizes you should hunt with the Bolt Action Rifle

Bolt Action Rifle

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  • Bolt Action is a strong and versatile rifle, built to perform in any environment.
  • The bolt-action mechanism allows for quick firing and reloading, making this rifle an ideal choice for long-range combat with multiple targets.
  • This gun has an ammo capacity of five rounds, and can use Regular, High Velocity, Split Point, Express and Explosive rifle ammo.
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  • A fast and deadly hunting rifle.

Red Dead Redemption 2 Bolt Action Rifle How to Get

Locations where you can find Bolt Action Rifle.

Name How to unlock
Bolt Action Rifle Acquired during “Preaching Forgiveness as He Went“, Chapter 3 - Available at all Gunsmiths after

Bolt Action Rifle Ammunition

Bolt Action Rifle ammo types.

Ammo Types
Regular Cartridge
High Velocity Cartridge
Split Point Cartridge
Express Cartridge
Explosive Cartridge

Ammo Crafting

Recipe Name Ingredients Where to find Description
Split Point Cartridge – 1x Hunting Knife – 1x Regular Cartridge Received at the start of Chapter 2 + 5 Damage | + 10 Accuracy
Explosive Cartridge – 1x Express Cartridge – 1x Animal Fat Received at the start of Chapter 2 + 25 Damage | Explosive Effect

Bolt Action Rifle Components

Weapon modifications you can purchase at the Gunsmith to improve your weapon stats and performance.


Rifling Mods Effect Cost
Standard Rifling N/A $0.00
Improved Rifling Improves Range $20.00

Iron Sights

Iron Sights Effect Cost
Stock Sights None $0.00
Improved Sights Improves Accuracy $5.00

Weapon Scopes

Scopes Effect Cost
No Scope None $0.00
Short Scope Improves Range, and adds Scope $15.00
Medium Scope Improves Range, and adds Scope $5.00


Stocks Effect Cost
Basic Grain N/A $0.00
Straight Grain Style $14.00
Wide Grain Style $20.00


Wraps Effect Cost
No Wrap None $0.00
Wrap Adds Leather Wrap to Stock $10.00

Bolt Action Rifle Styles

Weapon customizations you can purchase at the Gunsmith to change the look of your best weapons.


Metals Barrel Frame Trigger Hammer Lever Sight Effect
Iron $5.00 $7.50 $3.50 $4.00 $2.50 N/A
Nickel $5.50 $8.25 $4.00 $4.50 $2.75 Style
Blued Steel $6.00 $9.00 $4.25 $5.00 $3.00 Style
Blackened Steel $7.00 $10.50 $5.00 $5.50 $3.50 Style
Browned Steel $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 Style
Brass $8.00 $12.00 $5.75 $6.50 $4.00 Style
Silver $9.00 $13.50 $6.50 $7.00 $4.50 Style
Gold $10.00 $15.00 $7.00 $8.00 $5.00 Style


Engraving Base Art Nouveau Ornamental Baroque Victorian
Price $0.00 $24.75 $36.00 $19.50 $31.50


Grip Base Buck Scorpion Puma Deer Rattlesnake Eagle
Price $0.00 $18.50 $15.00 $16.00 $16.75 $14.50 $18.00


Stock Style Hazelnut Olive Walnut Pebble Tobacco Brick Red Chestnut Chocolate
Price $5.00


Stock Style Bocote Dark Rosewood Mahogany Bubinga Black Walnut Cocobolo Ebony Birch Walnut Maple Mesquite Myrtle Dark Walnut Rosewood Wild Cherry Bright Maple