SOLD FOR: $1225.01
Make: CZ (Ceska Zbrojovka)
Model: CZ 527 Carbine
Serial Number: B8243
Year of Manufacture: 2004
Action Type: Detachable Magazine Fed Bolt Action Rifle
Markings: The left side of the chamber ring is marked “MADE IN / CZECH REPUBLIC” along with the serial number “B8243”. The right side of the shank and chamber ring is marked with a Czech proof and the “04”. The left side of the barrel is marked “7.62×39”. The left side of the receiver is marked “CZ 527 CARBINE” followed by the CZ logo. The back of the arm of the bolt handle is marked with the last three digits of the serial number.
Barrel Length: 18 1/4”
Sights / Optics: The front sight is an interchangeable beaded blade in a fore-to-aft dovetail on a serrated ramped base that is screwed to the barrel. The front sight base is grooved and a protective hood is currently installed. There are no other blades included. The rear sight is a “U” notch that is dovetailed into a slider on an elevation ramp on the barrel. Equipped to the top of the receiver via two CZ rings is a Burris optic with 3-9x magnification and a range finding reticle. The scope shows some scattered light nicks and scratches and the lenses are clear.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is one-piece checkered walnut with a pistol grip, straight comb, textured black rubber CZ recoil pad, and sling studs front and rear. There is a sling swivel front and rear with an attached camo canvas sling. The stock has just a few shallow compressions and faint draglines. The checkering is sharp. There are no chips or cracks. The LOP measures 14″ from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttpad. The pad has light wear. Overall, the stock is in Excellent 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, just some stubborn fouling in the grooves.
Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 98% of its metal finish. There is no notable wear or damage, only light handling marks. The barrel shows a pleasant faint plum hue. The screw heads are sharp. The markings are clear. Overall, this 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 & Accessories: Included are the previously mentioned sling and scope as well as a 5-round magazine that comes inserted into the gun.
Our Assessment: The Carbine is an intermediate range ‘brush gun.’ Weighing in at less than 6 lbs, this handy rifle has a straight comb walnut stock and open sights. It combines low recoil with effectiveness on medium-sized game such as deer and wild boar, making it ideal for younger shooters. Whether enjoying the hunt or having fun on the range, this gun is suitable for a wide range of skill levels. It comes equipped with a Bushnell optic to get you started as well as sling. This rifle is clean and hasn’t seen much use in the field. Please see our photos and good luck!