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- New XL calibers for year 2011

A limited edition of premium Sako 85 Safari rifles will be produced every year by Sako master gunsmiths. These beautiful rifles are made one by one with an eye for details and perfection. The Sako 85 Safari is made to appeal to the most discerning bolt action rifle connoisseurs.

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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 handcut checkering and ebony fore-end tip and pistol grip cap.

Safari action


Sako Safari rifle is built around the Sako 85 size L and XL action with Sako Round Control System and integral dovetail rails for scope mounting.

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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