CZ .17 HMR 457 Varmint

Bolt Action Rifle (R/H) - New

£619US$855/€719

  • CZ .17 HMR 457 Varmint
  • CZ .17 HMR 457 Varmint
  • CZ .17 HMR 457 Varmint
This item was for sale as of 02:08, 09 Mar 21

Description

EG0502 CZ 457 Varmint .17 HMR 20in


Product Description

The standard heavy-barreled version of the 457, the Varmint has a .866” cylindrical barrel. Not only does the heavy barrel make for good harmonics, it also allows the Varmint to perform well with a wide variety of rimfire loads, translating into an accurate platform for shooting targets or getting game. The Turkish walnut stock has an American-style comb for use with a scope and a wide, flat forend that rides a sandbag well. Laser-cut stippling gives grip fore and aft.

If we were to pick one thing that our previous rimfire platforms were lacking, it was an American-style push-to-fire safety — something Hunter’s Education instructors and 4-H shooting coaches have begged us to incorporate for years. Though that was the most obvious change, we also took the opportunity to tweak a load of small things at the same time. In addition to the receiver-mounted, push-to-fire safety, we chopped almost an inch of length from the action and slab-sided it to reduce its footprint and weight.

The stamped bottom metal of the 455 is gone, swapped for a classy two-piece interlocking system. To make scope fitment easier, we ditched the 90° bolt rotation in favor of 60°, allowing for larger ocular bell diameters with lower ring heights. To top it all off, the 457 now features a trigger adjustable for weight, creep and over-travel.

With the exact same swappable barrel system as the 455 and the same reliable polymer magazine system, the 457 is without a doubt the best rimfire platform we’ve ever fielded.


For more info or more photos please contact us, this item can be viewed in our Glasgow or Edinburgh gunrooms on request, RFD Transfers a pleasure, Part-Exchange welcome, Interest Free Credit available on orders over £300, Price Match Promise, Award Winning Mail Order service, open 7 days.

Specifications

  • CZ
  • 457 Varmint
  • Firearm
  • Right Handed
  • 20"
  • Czechia
  • C961921
  • 210218/001
  • New

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