Sako Finland - 90 Years of Accuracy

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We are bringing 6th action size to our 85 bolt action hunting rifles. This means, that our selection of calibers is growing, in the upper end. The 90 Anniversary rifles are all Safari Grade. The very top grade 90th Anniversary guns have individually engraved actions. 3 of these are made to be sold by auction during the worlds most important annual firearms trade shows: The Shot Show in Las Vegas, The SCI(Safari) Show in Reno, and IWA Show in Nurnberg. 6 guns are sold exclusively by Beretta Galleries, (one gun each), and one will remain in our manufacturer´s show room, in Riihimäki, Finland. All of these 10 rifles are made in caliber 450 Rigby Rimless.

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We are making 90 pieces of Anniversary series rifles with less pronounced engraving and in following calibers: 375 H&H (L 85action), 416 Rigby, 450 Rigby and 500 Jeffery (XL 85 action).

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Classic appearance of the handmade Safari stock is finished off with a custom made Pachmayr recoil pad. The stock in Presentation grade walnut features traditional hand-cut checkering and ebony fore-end tip and pistol grip cap.

Front sight


The adjustable iron sights of the Sako 85 Safari model feature quarter rib, rear blade shallow-V and band type front sight with ivory white bead. Each Sako 85 Safari may be equipped with a premium scope, installed with Sako Optilock mounts.

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Action Caliber Rate of twist Overall length Barrel length Weight Cartridge Capacity
L 375 H&H Mag 12" 1145 mm
620 mm
(24 3/8 ")
4.1 kg
(9 lbs)
6 rounds
(5 in magazine)
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