Originally Posted by HexHead
They are basically the old Ithaca .22 lever action. It's smooth as glass.
I have a Henry H001, and I also owned a Winchester 9422 in .22 magnum and a Marlin 30/30.
Bar None the Henry has the smoothest lever of the 3, and even though I hate the plastic front sight the Henry its still very accurate. You can't beat it for the price.