The CZ 455 Thumbhole Grey Fluted 22 LR rifle is the most embellished rimfire rifle that CZ have ever produced. It has a fluted varmint barrel with a radical new design and is primarily intended for target shooting. The flutes in the barrel will assist with the shedding of weight while the harmony of colors from the grey high grade laminated wood stock and blued barreled action. Finished with a glossy finish and complemented with a all-metal 5 round magazine. This is all accompanied by a crisp trigger breaking at 0.9 to 1.3 kg. These features make this CZ Rimfire Rifle a masterful instrument.
The CZ 455 Thumbhole Grey Fluted Varmint 22 LR Rifle stock has an ergonomic shape and is manufactured from a durable high grade laminated wood. Due to stock shape, comb height and sightless barrel profile, this rifle has to be fitted with optical sights. The reliable attachment point for optical sights is provided by the milled in 11mm dovetail at the upper section of the receiver.
In the new generation of the CZ rimfire rifles, CZ have managed to combine experience accumulated over the years of development and production of these type of firearms with traditional high quality, long service life, accuracy and modern trends. The new CZ 455 THUMBHOLE model is based on classic design, but incorporating a lot of improvements, affecting most of the main parts of this rifle. A new method of connecting the barreled-action with the stock is just one of the improvements made by CZ. Dominated by only two screws with improved interface securing simpler tightening and superior appearance.
The extreme free float provided by the CZ 455 stock design ensures the realization of the full target potential of the CZ 455 Varmint platform. The CZ 455 Varmint rifle action will accept any of the accessory barrels available for the CZ 455 platform including the American and Lux (open sights) as well as other varmint weight barrels.