SOLD FOR: $1085
Serial Number: B75124996
Year of Manufacture: 1980 (KA Date Code)
Caliber: 7mm International
Action Type: Bolt Action Single Shot Pistol
Markings: The left side of the receiver is marked with the serial number and “Remington / MODEL XP-100”. The left side of the barrel is marked “REMINGTON ARMS CO. INC., ILION, N.Y. MADE IN U.S.A. 7MM BR REM.”. The left side of the barrel at the chamber is marked “AK R”. the right side of the barrel at the chamber is marked with magnaflux and proof marks. The right side of the barrel is marked “DES. 201,366 / PAT. 3,255,545”. The body of the bolt is marked “2996” in electropencil. The top of the barrel is marked with the new caliber “7mm International”.
Barrel Length: 14 1/2″
Sights / Optics: The front sight is a post insert in a globe sight dovetailed into a Lyamn ramped base screwed to the barrel. The rear sight is a square-notch Bomar target sight adjustable for windage and elevation in a screwed to the receiver. The top rear of the receiver has a single drilled, tapped, and filled hole and the left side has a pair of single drilled, tapped, and filled holes. The top of the barrel has a pair of drilled, tapped, and filled holes behind the front sight riser.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is a brown Zytel with checkered pistol grip with flared palm shelf, black nosecap with white spacer and two inlaid white diamonds, one on each side forward of the trigger guard and a third inlaid white diamond on the bottom of the grip. The stock has scattered light scuffs and draglines. There are a few light hairline scratches and some nicks, the most noticeable are on the left side at the action and on the bottom of the grip. The checkering is strong. There are no chips or cracks. Overall the stock is in about Fine condition.
Type of Finish: Blue
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright. The rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore.
Overall Condition: This handgun retains about 97% of its metal finish. There are a couple light marks, most noticeable on the right of the barrel at the muzzle and bolt handle. There is light handling wear. There is standard operational wear. The screwheads show light use. The markings are clear. Overall, this handgun rates in about Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The trigger pull is light and crisp. We did not fire this handgun. As with all used firearms, cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: None.
Our Assessment: This pistol is a Remington XP-100 originally chambered in 7mm BR Remington that has since been rechambered to 7mm International. The 7mm International is based on the .30-30 WCF and is necked down to 7mm and you will likely be forming your own brass, so this pistol is for the reloaders. This one has a 14 ½” barrel and has upgraded iron sights. Whether you’re looking for more of a challenge in your hunting, want to show up other shooters on the rifle range with your pistol, or just want a cool bolt-action pistol in a cool caliber, this is an excellent choice. Please see our photos and good luck!