Sako L461 Vixen with Aftermarket Barrel and Stock and w/ Talley scope rings

SOLD FOR: $1,280

WOA#: WY240220BA031

Make: Sako

Model:  L461 Vixen

Serial Number: 151712

Year of Manufacture: unknown

Caliber: 17 Rem

Action Type: Bolt Action

Markings: The left side of the receiver is marked “L461 NO. 151712”.  There are proof marks stamped on the receiver.  The scope rings are marked “Talley”.

Barrel Length:  24 ½”

Sights / Optics: There are no sights on this rifle but it is equipped with mounted Talley scope rings.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is one piece hardwood, semi pistol grip, Monte Carlo stock with a vented rubber buttpad and two sling studs. The LOP measures 13 ¾”  from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttpad. The stock is aftermarket and very well taken care of, it is in Excellent overall condition.

Magazine Quantity & Condition: none

Type of Finish:  Blued

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 9/10.

Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows no wear.  . The screw heads are sharp.  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: None

Our Assessment:  The Sako L461 Vixen is a highly regarded bolt-action rifle known for its precision and craftsmanship. With its compact and lightweight design, the Vixen is well-suited for hunting and target shooting applications. This particular model has been enhanced with an aftermarket barrel and stock, further improving its performance and versatility.

The aftermarket barrel offers shooters enhanced accuracy and consistency, allowing for tighter groupings and improved long-range capabilities. Paired with a high-quality stock, this rifle provides shooters with improved ergonomics and comfort, facilitating steady and precise shooting. Whether used for varmint hunting or competitive shooting, the upgraded barrel and stock elevate the Sako L461 Vixen to a higher level of performance.

Additionally, the inclusion of Talley scope rings enhances the rifle’s versatility by allowing shooters to easily mount optics for improved accuracy and target acquisition. The precision-engineered scope rings provide a secure and stable platform for mounting scopes, ensuring reliable performance in any shooting scenario. Overall, the Sako L461 Vixen with aftermarket barrel and stock, along with Talley scope rings, offers shooters a high-performance rifle that excels in accuracy, reliability, and versatility.  Please see our photos and good luck with your bid!  C.J.

Sako L461 Vixen with Aftermarket Barrel and Stock and w/ Talley scope rings
Sako L461 Vixen with Aftermarket Barrel and Stock and w/ Talley scope rings