The Featherweight Compact carries on the Model 70 Featherweight heritage in a deluxe, refined model that is an excellent choice for smaller-framed shooters, ladies, young people or hunters who prefer a compact light mountain rifle. The Featherweight Compact Model 70 has Pre-’64 Controlled Round Feeding, an easy-to-use Three Position Safety, shorter length of pull and a jeweled bolt body with knurled bolt handle. The M.O.A Trigger System is easily adjustable and has no take-up, creep or overtravel. The Featherweight Compact with its 20 barrel and fast, flat-shooting calibers start young shooters off right with a rifle possessing all the deluxe features of the Featherweight. This rifle also comes with a Pachmayr Decelerator Recoil Pad for optimal protection against felt recoil.