Sako Vixen 222 mag Heavy Barrel Custom Wood Stunning
Sako Vixen L461 Cal.222 Magnum MFG 1967,”Bofors” Steel Heavy BARREL Length 24″ with a 1-14″ twist, Magazine Capacity 5 Rounds. Beautiful Custom American Walnut Stock with 28 point hand cut checkering from personnel collection of stock maker who contributed to the design of the hydra-coil stock in the early 60s. Pistol Grip Cap with what appears to be gold inlay. Unique in that the stock has Monte-Carlo Comb Cheek-Piece designed for a left hand shooter but has right hand bolt. Bluing 99% with some wear at the end of the barrel. See photo’s. Wood and checkering stunning 100%. Original Weaver K6 60-B1 Cross Hair Scope in perfect condition. Bore is clean with sharp rifling. The stock maker (Carl Daily) was partnered in a gun shop during the 60s with Ed Sowers. Their shop was in Chatsworth Ca. and later in Van Nuys. They would buy all barreled actions and build stocks for the rifles. this particular firearm was built for Carl’s father. Price reduced.