Sturm Ruger M77 Hawkeye Hunter 7mm Mag Bolt-Action Rifle Threaded Barrel

SOLD FOR: $746

WOA#:  WY240418WOA001

Make: Ruger

Model:  M77 Hawkeye HUNTER, 57124.

Serial Number: 712-69637

Year of Manufacture: 2023 Ruger serial number lookup.

Caliber: 7mm Rem. Mag.

Action Type: Bolt Action fed by internal magazine.

Barrel Length: 24” threaded to 5/8ths by 24 with profiled shoulder and thread protector.

Sights / Optics: The top of the receiver has been fitted with a 6” piece of picatinny rail for the mounting of optics.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is a one piece checkered America Walnut with capped semi-pistol grip, fluted straight comb, rubber buttpad, and 2 sling studs. There are no visible marks on the wood. The stock is in Overall Excellent to Like New Condition.

Type of Finish: Satin Stainless

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp.  There is no erosion in the bore. The rifle appears unfired outside of factory testing. 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 almost no wear.  There is only slight operational wear around the Bolt.  The screw heads are sharp. The pins are clean. The markings are clear. Overall, this rifle rates in about Excellent to Like New 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.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This rifle includes the original box, paperwork, and owner’s manual.

Our Assessment: The Ruger M77 Hawkeye Hunter in 7mm Remington Magnum with a stainless finish is a highly respected bolt-action rifle that blends traditional craftsmanship with modern performance enhancements. Designed for serious hunters, this rifle offers a combination of durability, precision, and power, making it an excellent choice for big game hunting in diverse and challenging environments. The Ruger M77 Hawkeye Hunter is built with a focus on strength and reliability. Its action is made from a solid piece of stainless steel, which provides exceptional durability and resistance to corrosion.  Chambered in 7mm Remington Magnum, the Ruger M77 Hawkeye Hunter is designed for long-range precision and powerful performance. The 7mm Rem Mag cartridge is renowned for its flat trajectory and high velocity, making it ideal for taking down large game at extended distances. This makes the rifle a preferred choice for hunters pursuing deer, elk, and other big game. The rifle features a 24-inch cold hammer-forged barrel, which is known for its strength and accuracy. This barrel length optimizes the ballistic performance of the 7mm Rem Mag cartridge, allowing for greater accuracy and consistent shot placement. The barrel is also free-floated, which helps to eliminate any contact with the stock that might affect accuracy. The Ruger M77 includes the LC6 trigger, which provides a crisp, clean break with minimal overtravel. The rifle’s walnut stock is not only aesthetically pleasing but also ergonomically designed for a comfortable and secure grip. The stock includes a rubber butt pad to help absorb recoil, making it more comfortable to shoot, especially with the powerful 7mm Rem Mag cartridge. The stock also features checkering on the grip and fore-end, providing a non-slip surface that enhances control and stability. The controlled-round feed mechanism and robust Mauser-type extractor ensure reliable feeding and extraction of cartridges, contributing to the rifle’s overall reliability. This feature is particularly important in hunting situations where a jam or failure to extract can mean the difference between success and failure. In summary, the Ruger M77 Hawkeye Hunter stands out as a top choice for hunters seeking a reliable and versatile rifle. Please see our photos and best of luck with your bidding!!!-R.L.

Sturm Ruger M77 Hawkeye Hunter 7mm Mag Bolt-Action Rifle Threaded Barrel
Sturm Ruger M77 Hawkeye Hunter 7mm Mag Bolt-Action Rifle Threaded Barrel