SOLD FOR: $1275
Model: 700 BDL Custom Deluxe
Serial Number: E6661089
Year of Manufacture: 1999-2001 (No Date Code)
Caliber: .338 Win. Mag.
Action Type: Bolt Action Rifle with Hinged Floorplate
Markings: The left side of the receiver is marked with the serial number at the breech and “Remington / MODEL 700” at the midsection. The left side of the barrel is marked with a warning above “REMINGTON ARMS COMPANY, INC. ILION, N.Y. U.S.A.” and “338 WIN MAG”. The right side of the barrel is marked with inspectors marks at the breech. The bolt is marked “1089”. The receiver and floorplate are marked with scroll engraving, and the floorplate also features a rams head.
Barrel Length: 26”
Sights / Optics: The front sight is a beaded blade dovetailed into a serrated ramped riser that is screwed to the barrel, there is a protective hood installed. The rear sight is a “U” notched fitting on a slider on a ramped base that is screwed to the barrel, it is adjustable for windage and elevation. The top of the receiver has two pairs of drilled, tapped and filled holes.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is skipline checkered wood with black caps, white spacers, and a fluted Monte Carlo comb with a cheekpiece. There are a couple of light draglines and compressions, most noticeable on the left side above the trigger. There are some scuffs and spots of residue on the black caps. The checkering is intact and strong. The LOP measures 13 1/4” from the front of the trigger to the back of the black checkered rubber Remington buttpad which displays only light handling wear. The stock rates in about Fine Plus overall condition.
Type of Finish: Blue
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 are a couple of small spots of discoloration on the left side of the front sight riser. there are a few scattered light marks from use and storage. The screw heads are sharp. The markings are crisp. Overall, this rifle rates in about Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this rifle. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: None
Our Assessment: The Remington 700 needs no introduction. It has been one of the most popular bolt action rifles in America for decades, seeing use in target shooting, hunting, and in law enforcement and has been produced in just about any caliber and configuration you could think of. This one is chambered in .338 Winchester Magnum and has a 26″ barrel, iron sights, and provisions to mount a scope. The engraving is a nice touch and the deep blue looks stellar against the glossy wood stock. This is a proven American classic and something you definitely need if you have not added one to your arsenal yet! Please see our photos and good luck!