The rifle is in excellent condition - please note attached photos. I shot it a few times when I first received it and again to sight in the scope and it has not been used or fired since. Features/Benefits • Satin finish, Grade I walnut stock with cut checkering and deluxe cheekpiece places your eye in perfect alignment with open sights or a scope. • One-piece bottom metal with steel floorplate adds rigidity for better accuracy. • Matte finished metal surfaces reduce glare • Dual decorative steel crossbolts add strength, rigidity and a touch of stylish refinement. • Forged steel receiver with double integral recoil lugs is bedded front and rear to eliminate shifts in zero for exceptional long-range accuracy. • Pre-64 style controlled round feed with claw extractor fully controls the cartridge from magazine, to chamber, to ejection • Three-Position Safety shows safety status at a glance. • Cold hammer-forger free-floating barrel for years of pinpoint accuracy. • Fully adjustable rear sight with hooded brass bead front get you on target quickly. • Barrel-mounted front sling swivel adds a classic touch • Recessed target crown enhances accuracy and protects the rifling. • M.O.A. trigger system with zero take-up, zero creep and zero overtravel gives you outstanding accuracy. • Blade-Type ejector for full control of ejection force. • Pachmayr® Decelerator® recoil pad for optimal protection against felt recoil. Safari Express MSRP $1,599.00 - Your price $999.00 shipped to your FFL The Leupold VX-3 2.5-8x36mm Riflescope Matte with Duplex Reticle and Talley QD Rings are not included in the price of the rifle. Both the Leupold scope and the Talley rings were purchased new shortly after I purchased the rifle and are also in excellent condition. If you would like to purchase the complete package - $1,400.00 shipped to you and your FFL.