CZ 83 gets California Approval

May 2001

The CZ 83 in .380 AUTO receives approved for sale in California.

1 January 2001, The California Department of Justice requires that all pistols sold in their state pass a quality/performance test.

The CZ 83 in .380 is the civilian version of the Military CZ 82. The CZ 83 is an all steel blow back operated pistol with ambidextrous safeties and magazine release. The CZ 83’s small size (6.8″ long, 5.0″ high) make it a natural for concealed carry.

The suggested retail price for the CZ 83 is $378.00 in matte blue or Satin nickel.

Ceska Zbrojovka (CZ) has been a leader in firearms manufacturing since its creation in 1936 in Uherský Brod, Czechoslovakia. CZ’s use of state of the art technology combined with European craftsmanship has gained them worldwide recognition for their incredibly accurate, durable, and dependable line of pistols, centerfire rifles, rimfire rifles, over and under shotguns, and airguns. CZ-USA is pleased to provide sales and warranty support for their American customers from their location in Kansas City, Kansas.

Contact: Martin Bordson, CZ-USA
(913) 321-1811
(913) 321-4901