SOLD FOR: $1782.68
Make: Springfield Armory
Model: M1A Squad Scout
Serial Number: 307933
Year of Manufacture: 2013
Caliber: .308 Winchester (7.62x51mm)
Action Type: Semi-Automatic Rifle with Detachable Magazine
Markings: The top of the receiver is marked “U.S. RIFLE M1A / SPRINGFIELD / ARMORY / 307933”. The top of the bolt is marked “7790186-SA / F00262”. The oprod is marked “7267064-2 / SA”. The left side of the shank is marked “SPRINGFIELD INC. / GENESEO IL. .308”. The underside flat of the receiver is marked “Springfield Inc. Geneseo IL” The rear face of the bolt is marked “M5”. The inner bottom of the original stock is marked “BOYDS SA”. The left side of the trigger housing is marked “7267030-I”. The windage sight wheel is marked “LEFT / SA / LEFT” with an arrow on either side pointing in opposite directions. The elevation sight wheel is marked “2-11” with a half step between 2, 4, 6, 8, and 10.
Barrel Length: 18”
Sights / Optics: The rear sight is a fully-adjustable aperture set between protective ears, the face of the right knob is marked “LEFT” twice between alternating curved arrows and “SA” underneath one of the curved arrows. There is a threaded mounting point integral to the left of the receiver for a side mounted rail for an optical sight. The front sight is a blade set between two protective ears that is dovetailed and screw set to a base which is integral to the installed muzzle brake. Equipped to the top of the picatinny style rail on the barrel via two Vortex rings is a Hi-Lux scope with 2-7x magnification and a BDC reticle. The scope shows light external wear and the lenses are clear. The scope rates in about Fine condition.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The checkered green synthetic stock features a pistol grip, a straight comb, a serrated rubber buttpad, and the factory sling swivel at the bottom of the forend and a fixed sling swivel at the rear. The stock shows only some minor wear and light handling wear. The checkering is sharp. The LOP measures approximately 13 1/2” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttpad. The pad shows no notable wear. Overall this stock rates in about Fine-Excellent condition.
The original maple Boyds stock is also included with no notable imperfections, in about Excellent condition.
Type of Finish: Parkerized
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore.
Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 98% of its metal finish. There is some light thinning at some of the leading edges. There are some scattered light marks and faint operational wear. The screw heads are sharp. The markings are crisp and clear. Overall, the rifle is in about Fine-Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We have not fired this rifle. As with all previously owned firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This rifle comes with a myriad of goodies including a total of three (3) 20-round magazines, one (1) 10-round magazine, one (1) 5-round magazine, an original serial matching box, and paperwork including a manual and inspection tag.
Our Assessment: It is apparent at first glance that this rifle has seen little use. The rifle features a green synthetic stock that will stand up well to the elements. It also comes with an assortment of magazines varying in capacity and a clean scope. The highest bidder would be lucky to take this home. Please see our photos and good luck!