Thompson Center TC Icon Bolt Action Rifle In .22-250 W/ Box, Scope

SOLD FOR: $755.00

WOA#: WY240321BS119

Make: Thompson Center

Model: TC Icon

Serial Number: 8099

Year of Manufacture: Modern

Caliber: .22-250 Remington

Action Type: Bolt Action, Fed by Detachable Magazine

Barrel Length: 24” Round

Sights / Optics: The top of the receiver is mounted with two picatinny rails integral to the receiver.

Stock Configuration & Condition:  The stock is a single piece checkered walnut stock with a capped semi-pistol grip, dual sling studs, straight fluted comb, and a White Line rubber buttpad. There is no notable wear. The checkering is sharp. The LOP measures 14” inches from the front of the trigger to the rear of the buttpad. The stocks rate in about Excellent-Like New overall condition. This stock is made of three layered pieces of walnut.

Type of Finish: Blued, black.

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. There are some minor handling marks throughout. The Screw heads are sharp. The markings are clear. Overall, this rifle rates in Excellent – Like New 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 original box, paperwork, 1 magazine, lock, a Nikon Buckmaster Riflescope that is like new in box.

Our Assessment: The Thompson Center TC Icon Bolt Action Rifle in .22-250 is a precision-engineered firearm designed for varmint hunting and target shooting. The .22-250 Remington cartridge is renowned for its flat trajectory and high velocity, making it an excellent choice for long-range shooting and small game hunting. The TC Icon rifle features a robust and accurate bolt-action mechanism, known for its strength and reliability. The bolt action provides a secure lock-up and smooth operation, essential for consistent accuracy. The rifle is equipped with a three-lug bolt, which ensures a solid lock-up and a short 60-degree bolt lift, allowing for quick and smooth cycling of the action. One of the standout features of the TC Icon is its precision-machined receiver, crafted from high-grade steel. This receiver is designed to provide a stable and rigid platform for the barrel, enhancing the rifle’s overall accuracy. The receiver is also drilled and tapped for scope mounts, making it easy to equip the rifle with a variety of optics for precision shooting. The TC Icon comes with a precision trigger system that is user-adjustable for weight of pull. This feature allows shooters to customize the trigger pull to their preference, contributing to greater accuracy and control. The trigger break is clean and crisp, which helps minimize any disturbance to the rifle’s aim during the firing process. The .22-250 Remington cartridge, for which this TC Icon is chambered, is known for its excellent performance in varmint hunting and target shooting. It offers high velocity and flat trajectory, allowing shooters to make precise shots at extended ranges. The cartridge is also known for its accuracy and minimal recoil, making it a favorite among precision shooters.

Overall, the Thompson Center TC Icon Bolt Action Rifle in .22-250 is a high-quality, precision-engineered firearm designed for accuracy and performance. Its robust bolt action, precision-machined receiver, free-floated barrel, and adjustable trigger system make it an excellent choice for long-range shooting and varmint hunting. The rifle’s ergonomic stock and attention to detail in design and construction ensure a comfortable and reliable shooting experience, making the TC Icon a favored choice among discerning shooters. -R.E.

Thompson Center TC Icon Bolt Action Rifle In .22-250 W/ Box, Scope
Thompson Center TC Icon Bolt Action Rifle In .22-250 W/ Box, Scope