Object Title

Rimfire bolt-action magazine rifle - Weihrauch Model HW60-J

Rimfire bolt-action magazine rifle - Weihrauch Model HW60-J

Date

1970

Object Number

XII.8735

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Thames Valley Police, no.34.

Physical Description

Sporting rifle with covered bolt and ejection port at top of receiver. The bolt has a straight blued handle and the receiver is also blued. Alloy trigger is adjustable and a box magazine is fitted in front of the guard. The one piece stock is matt finished, has a cheek comb, chequered pistol grip and fore-end. Barrel is round and an adjustable flip-up rearsight is fitted. Foresight is ramp and bead

Dimensions

OverallLength1054mm
BarrelLength584mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 21720

Calibre

.22 in LR

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