The proven performance of the Vortek muzzleloader rifle packed down to pistol size. The award-winning and patent-pending Accelerator Breech Plug is as easy to unload and clean as a twist of the wrist, just three turns and it’s out. This technology virtually eliminates seized breech plugs or cumbersome removal wrenches. Select hardwood stock and forend give the shooter a comfortable sure-handed grip. The 13" ultralight tapered barrel features a corrosion-resistant Premium CeraKote finish. LPA steel sights. solid aluminum ramrod. Extended ambidextrous hammer extension. Drilled and tapped for mounting a scope. 70-grain maximum charge. Barrel length: 13". Overall length: 18". Weight: 3.25 lbs. Finish: Premium CeraKote/Select Hardwood.