The Remington 597 22 semi automatic is by most measurements a very advanced 22 semi-automatic rifle. It has a proprietary bolt guidance system that features dual steel guide rails for increased stability.
Other notable features include; Patented, 10-shot metal detachable magazine, 8-shot for magnum,Last-shot hold-open bolt for added safety,TruGlo® fiber-optic sights
The Remington Model 597 is a semi-automatic rimfire rifle chambered for the .22 Long Rifle, .22 WMR and .17 HMR cartridges. The .22 Long Rifle version has a removable 10-round magazine, while the magazines for the larger .22 WMR and .17 HMR cartridges hold 8 rounds. The standard and WMR versions have been in production since 1997, and the .17 HMR version since 2003. The unique bolt-guidance system uses two steel guide rails. The 597 is built in Remington's Mayfield, Kentucky plant.
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