The 56 is one of our Junior Air Guns. Steel construction, including the Breech gives you a solid durable gun. The Beechwood stock is clean and heasy to handle, the adjustable sights include a steel front hood to protect the blade. This is a Spring operated gun, with a German Steel Mainspring that will last for thousands of shots. The Safety is automatic, and engages each time the barrel is cocked- and added safety feature for Junior shooters. A Dovetail Grove allowsyou to mount an airgun scope. All Norica Air Rifles are produced in Spain at our facility. Generations of craftsmen have worked for Norica for over 100 years, producing many of the finest airguns made. Every Norica airgun utilizes an automatic safety each time the gun is cocked, helping prevent accidents.