SOLD FOR: $1500
Model: 700 Mountain Rifle
Serial Number: C6692235
Year of Manufacture: 1991 (XL Date Code)
Caliber: .257 Roberts
Action Type: Bolt Action Rifle with Hinged Floorplate Magazine
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 “257 ROBERTS”. The left side of the chamber is marked with an inspection mark and “XL G”. The right side of the barrel is marked with inspectors marks at the breech. The bottom of the bolt is matched and marked “2235”.
Barrel Length: 22”
Sights / Optics: The barrel has no provision for iron sights. The top of the receiver is installed with a pair of bases and rings.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is checkered wood with black caps, brass reinforcing pin, reinforcing screw with black caps, and a fluted straight comb with a cheekpiece. There are a few little marks through the finish. There are some compressions, the most noticeable are on the left side of the forend at the front and on the right side of the stock at the bolt handle. There is a small scratch on the left side at the top border of the forend checkering. There is some light crazing to the finish on the left side of the buttstock at the rear. The checkering is mostly sharp. There are no chips or cracks. The LOP measures approximately 12 5/8” from the front of the trigger to the back of the black rubber Remington buttpad. The pad has some light wear. The stock rates in about Fine overall condition.
Type of Finish: Blued
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is one small spot of light erosion in the bore towards the midsection.
Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 95% of its metal finish. There is some discoloration on the left side of the receiver along the stock line. There is standard operational wear. There are a few scratches and nicks on the bottom metal. There are some light marks on the barrel. The markings are clear. The screw sockets show light use. Overall, this rifle rates in about Fine 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 Mountain Rifle is chambered for the .257 Roberts cartridge and has a 22” barrel, blued finish, and checkered wood stock. This should be a great rifle to take target shooting or hunting and hitting your mark should be no problem once you install a scope. Please see our photos and good luck!