Serial Number: 6316499
Year of Manufacture: 1970. Barrel code “DT”.
Caliber: .243 Winchester
Action Type: Bolt Action, Internal Magazine
Markings: The left side of the barrel is marked “Remington Arms Co. Inc. Ilion N.Y. Made in U.S.A. 243 Win.”, and “U D T 83”. The right side shows “REP” and a triangle. The left side of the receiver is marked “6316499”, and “Remington / Model 660”.
Barrel Length: 20”
Sights / Optics: This rifle is mounted with a raised blade front sight in a dovetail slot and two empty holes in the barrel for an iron rear sight. There is a 3-9x 40 Pine Ridge scope mounted on the frame. The crosshairs are fine duplex and the exterior of the scope shows no denting and practically no finish loss. There is just a bit of dust inside the lenses though the scope remains clear and very usable.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stocks are wood, nicely grained and high gloss finished. There are a scattered dings and compression marks, though none are severe and the stock is free of splits and cracks. The wood looks almost new. The press checkering is as sharp now as when it left the factory. The LOP measures approx. 14” from the trigger to the back of the butt plate. The stocks rate in about Excellent overall condition.
Type of Finish: Blue
Finish Originality: All Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no apparent erosion.
Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows almost no wear. I am looking for any imperfection in the finish from wear, and I can’t find any. This was obviously a rarely used and well cared for rifle. The screw heads are sharp. The markings are clear. Overall, this rifle rates in about Excellent to LNIB condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this rifle. NOTE: There is a “Safety Recall” alert for this rifle which will replace the trigger mechanism if required. Please contact and work with Remington for this. (http://www.remington.com/)
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: None
Our Assessment: This is a very handy rifle, it is small and fast. The stock is pristine, as is the metal, and the caliber is very flexible. This rifle is literally ready to be sighted in (just to confirm) and taken out into the field. Here is the perfect hunting companion for 2012. This will be a very good way to spend that refund money, the grandkids would appreciate this rifle too!
CA Legal or CA Private Party Transferable: This rifle can be transferred in California.
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UPS Insured shipping will cost $30. To reduce the likelihood of damage during shipping, we may disassemble long guns by removing stocks when it is possible & easy and will not damage the wood or screws. We will also break down takedowns. We have had problems with rough carrier handling breaking the stocks at the wrist, and since we have begun to disassemble, we have not had any breakage. All parts will be individually wrapped. If you would prefer to not have your item disassembled, please let us know as soon as you win the bid.
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