CZ 527 Varmint .17 Hornet 24” Bolt Action Hunting Rifle w/ Factory Box

SOLD FOR: $2,025

WOA#: WY240313DB005

Make: CZ

Model: 527 Varmint

Serial Number: B619203

Year of Manufacture: 2014

Caliber: .17 Hornet

Action Type: Bolt Action, Mag Fed

Markings: The right side of the chamber is marked with proofs including “14” the year of manufacture.  The left side of the chamber is marked “1:9” / 17 HORNET”.  The left side of the receiver is marked “B619203 / MADE IN / CZECH REPUBLIC”, “CZ 527 VARMINT” with CZ’s logo. The back of the buttpad is marked with CZ’s logo.

Barrel Length: 24”

Sights / Optics: No Iron sight provisions. The top of the receiver is milled for scope options.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is Turkish Walnut with checkered semi-pistol grip, fluted straight comb, 2 sling studs, rubber buttpad, and checkered forend. The LOP measures 14” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttpad. The stock rates in about Excellent overall condition.  There are no cracks.  There are no imperfections notable on the stock.  There is no handling wear, just light boxed storage wear.

Magazine Quantity & Condition: One 5 round .17 Hornet single stack magazine in Excellent condition.

Type of Finish: Blued

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no visible erosion in the bore.  In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 10/10.

Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows minimal to no wear whatsoever. The screw heads are sharp and pins are unmarred The markings are clear. Overall, this rifle rates in about 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 its factory box and owner’s manual,

Our Assessment: The CZ 527 Varmint chambered in .17 Hornet with a 24″ barrel is a precision rifle designed specifically for varmint hunting and long-range shooting. This rifle combines the accuracy and dependability that CZ is known for with the flat-shooting and low-recoil characteristics of the .17 Hornet cartridge, making it an ideal choice for hunters and target shooters who demand precision over distance.

The .17 Hornet is a modern, high-velocity cartridge that offers an excellent balance of speed and accuracy, capable of delivering flat trajectories and minimal recoil. It’s particularly suited for varmint and small game hunting, allowing for precise shot placement at extended ranges. The 24″ barrel length on the CZ 527 Varmint enhances the ballistic performance of the .17 Hornet, providing increased velocity and accuracy, which are critical for long-distance shooting.

The CZ 527 Varmint features a heavy, hammer-forged barrel designed to improve accuracy and reduce vibration. The rifle is built on CZ’s famous 527 action, known for its reliability and smooth operation. This action is a true micro-length Mauser-style with a controlled round feed and a detachable magazine, offering shooters the classic feel and dependability of a bolt-action rifle with modern conveniences.

This model also boasts a Turkish walnut stock with a varmint-style profile that provides a stable and comfortable platform for precision shooting. The stock is designed to accommodate both bipod and sling attachment, making it versatile for various shooting styles and scenarios. The rifle’s trigger is adjustable, allowing shooters to customize the pull to their preference, further enhancing accuracy and comfort.

The combination of the rifle’s design, the .17 Hornet cartridge, and the 24″ barrel makes the CZ 527 Varmint a top choice for those looking to maximize their effectiveness in varmint hunting or target shooting at long ranges. Please see our photos and good luck on your bid! – L.S.

CZ 527 Varmint .17 Hornet 24” Bolt Action Hunting Rifle w/ Factory Box
CZ 527 Varmint .17 Hornet 24” Bolt Action Hunting Rifle w/ Factory Box