The Bolt-Action Rifle is an ancient design favored for its simplicity and ruggedness. Because the user must manually work the bolt to eject spent cartridges and feed new rounds, bolt-action rifles have a much slower rate of fire than other rifles.
- Item: Rifle (Bolt-Action)
- Equipment Rating: C/A-A-A/B
- Armor Piercing/Base Damage: 4B/4
- Range: 40/115/225/500 meters
- Shots: 5
- Cost/Reload: 60/1
- Affiliation: -
- Mass/Reload: 4kg/480g
- Notes: Simple Action to Chamber Next Round
- Classic BattleTech RPG, p. 135, "Bolt-Action Rifle"
- A Time of War, p. 266, "Ballistic Weapons Cont. - Table"