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The Bolt Action Rifle is a high powered, accurate rifle. It is a high end gun capable of accurate shots from long distances and is commonly regarded as the standard sniper rifle of Rust. The Bolt Action Rifle holds 4 rounds of 5.56 Rifle Ammo at a time, and has a very high damage output. It is very rare to find and expensive to craft. When coupled with a 4x Zoom Scope, the Bolt Action Rifle can make an extremely effective long ranged weapon.


The Bolt Action Rifle can be crafted with:

It takes 90 seconds to craft.



  • The rifle can rarely be found in Airdrops.
  • Unlike the Assault Rifle, the Bolt Action Rifle does not have any section of the Rifle Body visible on the model, despite it being an ingredient used in both.
  • Some people or groups call the Bolt Action Rifle the "Bolty".