Savage Model 25 Lightweight Varminter-T .22 Hornet Bolt Action Rifle
SOLD FOR: $1125
Model: 25 Lightweight Varminter-T
Serial Number: VS12238
Year of Manufacture: 2011 – 2022
Caliber: .22 Hornet
Action Type: Bolt Action Rifle fed by Detachable Magazine
Markings: The top of the barrel is marked “SAVAGE MODEL 25 22 HORNET CALIBER / SAVAGE ARMS INC, WESTFIELD, MA. 01085 USA” and Savage’s two-line safety warning message. The left side of the receiver is marked with the serial number “VS12238”. The bolt is marked “SAVAGE” and “2238”.
Barrel Length: 24”
Sights / Optics: There are no provisions for iron sights on this rifle. The top of the receiver is drilled, tapped and installed with a two-piece mount with 1” rings holding a Simmons 3-9x32mm scope with a duplex reticle. There are some light handling marks on the scope body. The scope glass needs a light cleaning.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is one-piece laminated wood featuring a ventilated forend, right-handed thumbhole grip, Monte Carlo style comb with cheek piece and contoured rubber buttpad. There is no notable wear or damage, just light handling marks. There are no chips or cracks. The LOP measures 13 1/2” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttpad. The buttpad has no notable wear. The stock is in Excellent overall condition.
Type of Finish: Black
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright with sharp rifling. There is no erosion in the bore.
Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. There is no notable wear or damage, just light handling marks. 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: This rifle comes with a Simmons 3-9x32mm scope as described above and one (1) 4-round magazine with intact feed lips and strong follower spring.
Our Assessment: This Savage Model 25 Varminter-T is chambered in .22 Hornet which is an effective round for mid-ranged varmints especially in built up areas. This is a sturdy American rifle made by a company that has stayed in the game far longer than most of their competitors, and an option you should consider as your next bolt action. This Model 25 is ideal if you’re considering hunting small game as an additional way to put food on the table or clearing your property of pests. Please see our photos and good luck in your bidding!!