Czech CZ-USA CZ Scorpion EVO 3 S1 Carbine 16” 9mm Rifle PCC

SOLD FOR: $705

WOA#: WY240130JM006

Make: CZ

Model:  Scorpion EVO 3 S1

Serial Number: C320518

Year of Manufacture: 2016

Caliber: 9mm

Action Type: Semi Automatic, Blowback

Markings: The left side of the receiver is marked “CZ SCORPION EVO 3 S1”.  The right side of the receiver reads “C007101”  “CZ-USA KANSAS CITY, KS” and “MADE IN CZECH REPUBLIC” as well as “ WARNING READ MANUAL BEFORE USE”. Both sides of the handguard are marked with the M-LOK logo.  The BCG is marked “9×19 16 C007101”.  The faux suppressor is marked “SilenderCo / WEST VALLEY CITY, UT / NO OCTANE 9 HD 9MM / OCT19-0000”.

Barrel Length: 16.2”.  Has a SilencerCo Faux Suppressor screwed to the barrel.

Sights / Optics: The top of the rifle is an uninterrupted picatinny rail with iron sights mounted.  The front sight is an adjustable post sight between two serrated protective ears, the rear sight is an adjustable peep sight with 4 different apertures.

Stock Configuration & Condition:  The buttstock is a polymer folding stock with LOP adjustment and rubber buttpad (The folding function has been fixed for previous CA compliance).  The LOP measures 14.25” from the front of the trigger to the back of the rubber buttpad fully extended.  The pistol grip is polymer with serrations on the front and back.  The handguard is an M LOK handguard.  The left side of the receiver has two sling attachment points as well as another two on the right side of the receiver.  Has ambidextrous safety.  The non reciprocating charging handle is located on the upper left part of the handguard. The stock rates in Excellent condition.  This rifle comes with its removed ambi magazine release for previous state compliance.

Magazine Quantity & Condition: 2x 10rd 9mm CA magazines in Excellent condition.

Type of Finish:  Black, polymer

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition:  The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no 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 little to no operation wear.  The screw heads are sharp. The pins are clean. The markings are clear.  Overall, this rifle rates in about Excellent condition.

Mechanics: The action functions as intended. We did not fire this rifle. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.  The magazine release and the folding stock have both been disabled for compliance, but may be restored.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories:  This rifle comes with a total of two magazines, a CZ bore snake, its original mag release, Raddblock, and owner’s manual.

Our Assessment: The Scorpion EVO 3 S1 is a civilian-legal semi-automatic version of the CZ Scorpion EVO 3 A1, a modern submachine gun developed by Ceská zbrojovka Uherský Brod (CZ) in the Czech Republic. First introduced in the late 2000s, the Scorpion EVO 3 series represents a significant evolution of the submachine gun platform, combining innovative design with the practical demands of contemporary tactical operations. The EVO 3 S1 is specifically tailored for the civilian shooting market, offering the same ergonomic design, reliability, and aesthetic appeal as its fully automatic counterpart, but in a configuration that is legal for civilian ownership in many countries, including the United States.

Chambered in 9mm Luger, the Scorpion EVO 3 S1 is renowned for its lightweight polymer construction, ease of use, and overall durability. It features a highly ergonomic design, with a well-thought-out layout of controls that are accessible and intuitive for shooters. The firearm is equipped with a rail system for attaching accessories, such as optics and lights, making it highly customizable to suit individual preferences or specific shooting disciplines. Additionally, it sports a threaded barrel that allows for the attachment of suppressors, further enhancing its versatility.

The Scorpion EVO 3 S1’s popularity among civilian shooters stems not only from its performance and adaptability but also from its distinctive appearance, which sets it apart from other firearms in its category. It has garnered a strong following among enthusiasts for use in competitive shooting, home defense, and as a collector’s item for those interested in modern firearms design. Its reputation is bolstered by CZ’s long-standing tradition of manufacturing high-quality firearms, ensuring that the Scorpion EVO 3 S1 maintains high standards of reliability and precision.  Please see our photos and good luck on your bid!  – L.S.

Czech CZ-USA CZ Scorpion EVO 3 S1 Carbine 16” 9mm Rifle PCC
Czech CZ-USA CZ Scorpion EVO 3 S1 Carbine 16” 9mm Rifle PCC