SOLD FOR: $1285
Make: Cooper Firearms
Model: 52 Classic
Serial Number: CF24507
Year of Manufacture: 2010-2013
Caliber: .270 Winchester
Action Type: Bolt Action Rifle with Removable Magazine
Markings: The left side of the receiver is marked with the serial number at the breech and “Cooper Firearms Model 52 / Stevensville, MT, USA” at the midsection. The left side of the barrel is marked “.270 WIN” on the chamber. The underside of the bolt handle is hand-marked “CF24 / 507”.
Barrel Length: 24”, 25 1/2″ To Flash Hider
Sights / Optics: There is no provision for iron sights. The top of the receiver has a pair of bases installed.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is checkered AA walnut with a steel-capped pistol grip, straight comb, solid black rubber buttpad, and sling studs front and rear. There are some scattered compressions and draglines dispersed throughout. There are some scattered little dings through the finish into the wood, the most noticeable is on the right side of the buttstock down by the belly. There are no chips or cracks. The checkering is mostly sharp. The LOP measures approximately 13 1/2” from the front of the trigger to the back of the solid black rubber basketweave buttpad. The recoil pad exhibits light wear. The stock rates in about Fine overall condition.
Type of Finish: Matte Blued
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There are some freckles of faint surface erosion in the bore.
Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 97% of its metal finish. There are some scuffs on the bolt handle. There are a few scattered scuffs that have caused smooth spots to the matte finish, most noticeable towards the front. There are some standard light handling marks and operational wear. There are a few light handling marks and standard operational wear. The screw heads are sharp. The markings are deep. Overall, this rifle rates in about Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The trigger is light and crisp. 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 is a 3-round magazine.
Our Assessment: This is a Model 52 bolt action rifle from Cooper Firearms of Montana. Cooper made their way into the rifle market producing high-quality rifles at “affordable” prices, though their quality means that affordable is in relation to rifles such as Blaser, Dakota, and other high-end manufacturers. This example has a 24? barrel chambered for .270 Winchester, beautiful select-walnut stock, and a matte blued finish. This is a gorgeous rifle in a classic caliber that will make short work of game and paper targets alike. Please see our photos and good luck!