Press Releases > CZ 527 Small Bore Centerfire Rifles Ideal for Hunting or Sport Shooting

January 1999

The CZ 527 small bore centerfire rifle line is designed to provide the hunter or sport shooter a precision rifle that is lightweight and easy to use.
"CZ developed the CZ 527 rifle line for the hunter or sport shooter looking for a lightweight, super accurate rifle," said Josef Jares, Director of CZ-USA. "These rifles can be carried all day without weighing you down, making them a good protection choice when venturing into the wild."
The CZ 527 rifle features slim, hammer-forged, tapered 23 inch super-accurate barrels. The action is pure controlled feed-Mauser, fed by a detachable five-round magazine. The safety consists of a two position Enfield style lever that blocks the firing pin.
Produced in a variety of caliber options, CZ 527 rifles are available in .223 Rem., .222 Rem., and .22 Hornet. The CZ 527 rifles· trigger mechanism consists of a single set design with an adjustable set-trigger in order to regulate both the trigger pull and the trigger travel. The Czech designed stock features a curved comb and well defined pistol grip, allowing the rifle to point easily and accurately.   
CZ 527 rifles are available in a walnut wood stock with cheek piece in the CZ527 Lux, and in a full stock version with walnut wood stock and cheek piece in the CZ 527 FS. Other characteristics of CZ 527 rifles include quality construction and materials for long service life, reliable functionality, completely adjustable trigger mechanism, and quick and simple field stripping.

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 new location in Kansas City, Kansas.

Specifications



Model

CZ 527 / CZ 527 FS

Caliber

.223 Rem, .222 Rem, .22 Hornet

Overall length

43.08 inches (1,077 mm) / 39.08 inches (977 mm)

Barrel length

24 inches (600 mm) / 20.8 inches (520 mm)

Sight radius

18.48 inches (462 mm) / 15.28 inches (382 mm)

Weight

6.16 lbs. (2.8 kg) / 5.94 lbs. (2.7 kg)

Magazine Capacity

5