猎枪在安装各种各样的配件之后，已经足以应付废土上的各种困难了。包括：把弹容从五发扩充到10发的大型弹仓，令枪机运动更加顺畅的改进型枪机，以及一个瞄准镜moderate Strength and skill requirement and very high durability make it a viable sniper rifle in its own right.。它的单发伤害stacked with damage Perks and Sneak Attack Critical multipliers，远距离的一发子弹足够击毙绝大多数人形的敌人。Its significantly high maximum condition also allows it to fire .308 JSP ammunition for a prolonged period. However, 它無法裝上消音器。
The hunting rifle can fire a total of about 1,495 standard rounds, the equivalent of 299 reloads, or 150 reloads when modified with extended magazines, from full condition before breaking.
The hunting rifle looks like it is poorly taken care of, with the butt plate falling off, and the barrel being taped in place, and part of the bolt receiver held together with wire, this however does not reflect its durability from a statistical standpoint which is substantially higher than the sniper rifle (300 HP compared to 80).
The hunting rifle scope actually has more zoom than the sniper rifle's or the anti-materiel rifle's scopes.
Finding modifications for the weapon can be difficult, because not every vendor, including the Gun Runners, has them in stock at certain points in the game.
The hunting rifle is called a bolt-action sniper rifle by NCR 1st Recon and is standard issue.
The ironsights of the hunting rifle (and, to a degree, all non-pistol-grip two-hand rifles) are misaligned with the center of the screen, with shots landing a fair bit to the right of the gun's sights. The scope mod rectifies this.[已核实]
If the gun is holstered while wearing Chinese stealth armor, zooming in while in first person will show a chunk of metal on the screen.[已核实]
The gun will sometimes be held higher than usual in 1st person.[已核实]