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Red Dead Redemption 2 Varmint Rifle

Red Dead Redemption 2 Varmint Rifle
Varmint Rifle

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Varmint Rifle is a Rifle Weapon Type, which is ideal for hunting Medium and Large Animals. This weapons best stats are Accuracy 3.2/4 (Best) and Reload 2.8/4 (Good) and its lowest stats being Damage 1.5/4 (Weak).

You can attach components like Rifling Mods, Iron Sights, Scopes, Stocks, Wraps.

Varmint Rifle Stats and Gunsmith cost

DamageRangeFiring RateReloadAccruacyCost
1.52.82.83.22.8$72

Animal sizes you should hunt with the Varmint Rifle

Varmint Rifle

  • However, the large ammo capacity and fast fire rate make this an effective weapon against large groups of enemies.
  • This gun has an ammo capacity of fourteen rounds, and can only use .
  • 22 caliber ammo.
  • The quick-firing Lancaster Varmint Rifle is designed for hunting small mammals and large birds, using a special low-caliber type of ammunition with reduced damage.
  • A quick pump-action rifle.
Compendium

Red Dead Redemption 2 Varmint Rifle How to Get

Locations where you can find Varmint Rifle.

NameHow to unlock
Varmint Rifle After you complete “Eastward Bound”, Chapter 1 - Available at all Gunsmiths - Free with Special And Ultimate Editions of the game
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Varmint Rifle Ammunition

Varmint Rifle ammo types.

Ammo Types

Ammo Crafting

Recipe NameIngredientsWhere to findDescription
Split Point Cartridge– 1x Hunting Knife – 1x Regular CartridgeReceived at the start of Chapter 2+ 5 Damage | + 10 Accuracy
Explosive Cartridge– 1x Express Cartridge – 1x Animal FatReceived at the start of Chapter 2+ 25 Damage | Explosive Effect

Varmint Rifle Components

Weapon modifications you can purchase at the Gunsmith to improve your weapon stats and performance.

Barrel

Rifling ModsEffectCost
Standard RiflingN/A$0.00
Improved RiflingImproves Range$20.00

Iron Sights

Iron SightsEffectCost
Stock SightsNone$0.00
Improved SightsImproves Accuracy$5.00

Weapon Scopes

ScopesEffectCost
No ScopeNone$0.00
Short ScopeImproves Range, and adds Scope$15.00
Medium ScopeImproves Range, and adds Scope$5.00

Stocks

StocksEffectCost
Basic GrainN/A$0.00
Straight GrainStyle$14.00
Wide GrainStyle$20.00

Wraps

WrapsEffectCost
No WrapNone$0.00
WrapAdds Leather Wrap to Stock$10.00

Varmint Rifle Styles

Weapon customizations you can purchase at the Gunsmith to change the look of your best weapons.

Metals

MetalsBarrelFrameTriggerHammerLeverSightEffect
Iron$5.00$7.50$3.50$4.00$2.50N/A
Nickel$5.50$8.25$4.00$4.50$2.75Style
Blued Steel$6.00$9.00$4.25$5.00$3.00Style
Blackened Steel$7.00$10.50$5.00$5.50$3.50Style
Browned Steel$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00Style
Brass$8.00$12.00$5.75$6.50$4.00Style
Silver$9.00$13.50$6.50$7.00$4.50Style
Gold$10.00$15.00$7.00$8.00$5.00Style
Gold$10.00$15.00$7.00$8.00$5.00Style

Engravings

EngravingBaseArt NouveauOrnamentalBaroqueVictorian

Carvings

GripBaseBuckScorpionPumaDeerRattlesnakeEagle
Price$0.00$18.50$15.00$16.00$16.75$14.50$18.00

Leather

Stock StyleHazelnutOliveWalnutPebbleTobaccoBrick RedChestnutChocolate
Price$5.00

Varnish

Stock StyleBocoteDark RosewoodMahoganyBubingaBlack WalnutCocoboloEbonyBirchWalnutMapleMesquiteMyrtleDark WalnutRosewoodWild CherryBright Maple