Nikko Golden Eagle Model 7000 M7000 .30-06 Caliber Bolt-Action Rifle & Case

SOLD FOR: $1250


Make: Nikko

Model: 7000, Golden Eagle

Serial#: 000861

Year of Manufacture: Circa 1976-1981

Caliber: .30-06 Springfield

Action Type: Bolt-Action Rifle with Fixed Magazine

Markings: The left side of the barrel is marked “NIKKO / MODEL 7000 / CAL. 30-06”. The left side of the receiver is marked “Golden Eagle®” in gold colored lettering. The butt-pad is marked “GOLDEN EAGLE”. The right side of the receiver features the serial number “000861” and “PAT. PEND.” The right side of the barrel is marked “KANEMATSU-GOSHO / ARLINGTON HTS. ILL. / MADE IN JAPAN”.
Barrel Length: 26”

Sights/ Optics: There are two Buehler scope rings screwed to a base which is screwed to the top of the receiver. The right side of the base is marked “BUEHLER / ORINDA, CAL.” The scope rings have only light handling marks and they remain in Excellent condition.

Stock Configuration & Condition/ Grip: The stock is one-piece wood featuring a checkered forend, checkered semi-pistol grip with cap that features a three dimensional gold colored eagle’s head, fluted Monte Carlo style comb and brown rubber buttpad. The belly and bottom of the forend both have studs for attaching sling swivels (none included). The stock has some light handling marks but it lacks any notable defects. There are no cracks or chips. The LOP is 13.5” from the trigger to the rear end of the buttpad. The buttpad has only light handling marks. Overall, the stock is in Excellent condition.

Type of Finish: Blued Barrel & Receiver, Gold Colored Trigger and Jeweled Bolt

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright. The rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore.

Overall Condition: The rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. There are some light handling marks but the rifle lacks any notable defects. The markings are clear. The screwheads remain serviceable. Overall, the rifle is in 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 and Accessories: The rifle comes with a white carrying case that has red foam inserts. The case is marked “GOLDEN EAGLE” on both sides in red lettering. There is only light handling wear. Overall, the case is in Excellent condition.

Our Assessment: This Nikko Golden Eagle model 7000 is a bolt-action rifle with a fixed magazine that takes .30-06 Springfield rounds. The rifle was produced by Nikko Ltd. a Japanese gun manufacturer which produced impressive wares, such as this rifle, from 1975-1981. This model 7000 has a striking appearance, the stock is still fresh and the metal parts have only minor handling wear. Notably, the semi-pistol grip cap has a three dimensional gold colored eagle’s head and the bolt is jeweled. The rifle is not just a looker, it is mechanically sound and operates smoothly. The Buehler scope rings included on the receiver are also collectible and have an appeal on their own. This impressive rifle is designed for hunting. You do not want to miss out on this model 7000 Golden Eagle!

Nikko Golden Eagle Model 7000 M7000 .30-06 Caliber Bolt-Action Rifle & Case
Nikko Golden Eagle Model 7000 M7000 .30-06 Caliber Bolt-Action Rifle & Case