Volume 23, Number 6 October/November 2015


By Wayne Van Zwoll The Steyr Duett is a European hybrid Hardly American in form, the Steyr Duett is a hinged-breech boxlock combination gun. But it’s not a drilling, which has three barrels (typically two shotguns over a rifle). The O/U Duett shotgun-over-rifle features double triggers (including a set-trigger option for the rifle barrel). They’re factory-adjusted to break at 3½ pounds. A tang-mounted cocking switch replaces the traditional tang safety. Strikers aren’t cocked until you thumb the switch forward. A button on top “uncocks” the strikers, as you let the switch slide back. The opening lever clears the button. Chambered… [Read More]