Tikka T3x Compact Tactical Black Bolt Action Rifle – 260 Remington

SOLD FOR: $1,001

WOA#  240119TM010

Make: Tikka

Model: T3X

Serial Number: L07852

Year of Manufacture: Modern

Caliber: .260 REM

Action Type:  Bolt Action Rifle with detachable magazine.

Markings:  The left side of the receiver is marked “TIKKA T3x L07852 CIP/N”.  The left side of the barrel is marked “CAL 260 REM. MADE IN FINLAND” with a Finnish proof.  The right side of the barrel is marked with a 2 line warning.

Barrel Length: 19”.

Sights / Optics: There is no provision for iron sights on this rifle. The receiver is drilled, tapped, and filled with a picatinny rail that has mounted on it a Vortex Diamondback 6-24×50 scope. The scope body is virtually free of wear and there is no damage. The glass is clear, and overall, the scope rates in Excellent condition.

Stock Configuration & Condition:  The stock is a one piece checkered polymer stock with semi-pistol grip, straight comb, rubber buttpad, 2 sling studs, and checkered forend.  The LOP measures approximately 14 1/4” from the front of the trigger to the back of the black rubber buttpad.  The stock has a few nicks and scratches from operation wear but overall it rates in about Excellent overall condition.

Magazine Quantity & Condition:  One 5rd magazine in Excellent condition.

Type of Finish: Stainless

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 a 9/10.

Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish.  The markings are clear. The screwheads are strong and sharp. 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 a factory scope box.

Our Assessment: The Tikka T3x Compact Tactical Black Bolt Action Rifle chambered in .260 Remington is a precision-engineered firearm designed for tactical applications and long-range shooting enthusiasts. Tikka, renowned for its Finnish craftsmanship and attention to detail, has created a rifle that offers exceptional accuracy and reliability. The .260 Remington cartridge is well-regarded for its flat trajectory and long-range capabilities, making it a popular choice among precision shooters and hunters alike.

The Compact Tactical variant of the Tikka T3x series features a shorter barrel length, typically around 20 inches, which enhances maneuverability without sacrificing accuracy. This makes it well-suited for shooting in confined spaces or for shooters who prioritize portability. The black synthetic stock is rugged and weather-resistant, ensuring consistent performance in various environmental conditions. Additionally, the rifle’s adjustable cheek piece and length of pull allow shooters to customize the fit for optimal comfort and control.

Equipped with a smooth and reliable bolt action mechanism, the Tikka T3x Compact Tactical rifle offers fast and precise cycling of cartridges. Its crisp adjustable trigger further enhances accuracy by providing a clean and consistent break. Whether used for target shooting, hunting, or tactical applications, the Tikka T3x Compact Tactical Black Bolt Action Rifle in .260 Remington is a versatile and reliable firearm that excels in both performance and aesthetics.  Please see our photos and good luck bidding!  C.J.

Tikka T3x Compact Tactical Black Bolt Action Rifle - 260 Remington
Tikka T3x Compact Tactical Black Bolt Action Rifle – 260 Remington