Custom Remington Model 40-X Rangemaster 6×284 26″ Single Shot Bolt Rifle

SOLD FOR: $1125

LSB#: 220504GM030

Make: Remington

Model: Custom 40-X Rangemaster

Serial Number: XC0704

Year of Manufacture: 1980s-2000s, ATF MODERN

Caliber: 6×284

Action Type: Bolt Action Single Shot Rifle

Markings: The left side of the receiver is marked “Remington / XC0704”. The left side of the chamber is marked “Bob White / 6 X 284”. The bolt is hand inscribed “0704”.

Barrel Length: 28? Threaded Heavy Barrel

Sights / Optics: There is no provision for iron sights on the barrel. The left rear of the receiver has a pair of drilled, tapped, and filled holes a the rear. The top of the receiver is installed with a pair of bases and rings holding a BuckRidge Horizon 8-32×42 scope. There are a few light marks. The scope has a mil-dot style reticle and the glass is clear. The scope rates in about Excellent condition.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is a custom aftermarket stock of black composite with texturing, a palm swell pistol grip, straight comb with cheekpiece, and an enlarged forend. There are a fwe little areas of finish loss along the upper edges. There are a few scattered light marks. There are no major defects. The texturing is strong. The LOP measures 13 1/2” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttpad. The buttpad has some light wear. The stock rates in about Excellent overall condition.

Type of Finish: Stainless

Finish Originality: Original, the barrel is not original to the receiver.

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

Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 95% of its metal finish. There are some light handling marks on the barrel. The receiver has some scattered light handling wear and few light marks. There are some scattered areas of minor discoloration on the receiver. The screwheads are sharp to tool marked with serviceable slots. The markings are clear. Overall, this rifle rates in about Fine condition as Custom.

Mechanics: An aftermarket trigger has been installed. 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 is the previously described scope.

Our Assessment: Introduced in 1962, the Remington 40-X series has been a staple of bench-rest shooting for more than half a century. The Remington Custom Shop produces all of the rifles in this series to ensure superior performance. This example has been further customized by a previous owner and would make a great rifle for someone looking to get into precision shooting. This one is chambered for 6×284, has a great bore, and has a nice composite stock. The Model 40-X is well known for its accuracy and built quality, this one comes installed with a nice scope, it is range ready. Please see our photos and good luck!

Custom Remington Model 40-X Rangemaster 6x284 26" Single Shot Bolt Rifle
Custom Remington Model 40-X Rangemaster 6×284 26″ Single Shot Bolt Rifle