Cabela's and Bass Pro Shops both sell the Remington model 700 .22-250 bolt action rifle on their websites, and the Remington website features a retailer search function. Bass Pro Shops reports that the rifle is manufactured in the United States and holds five cartridges in a four plus one configuration.Continue Reading
The Remington 700 family of rifles is available in a number of colors and styles, including camo, walnut and wood laminate in stainless, blued and matte finishes, according to Remington. The rifle's barrel is 26 inches long and the total gun length is 46 and 1/2 inches. The 2015 Remington catalog states that the company is celebrating 50 years of manufacturing the .22-250 cartridge. The 700 rifle weighs 8 1/2 pounds, according to Bass Pro Shops. Remington lists 24 variations on the 700 rifle model on its website, as of July 2015.
Remington was founded in upstate New York in 1816 by Eliphalet Remington II, according to Remington's website. The company still operates a plant in Ilion, New York, where the company moved in 1828. While the business has sold firearms throughout its history, it also produced cash registers and typewriters during the late 19th and early 20th centuries and today produces accessories for gun owners such as hearing protection products and safes for storing firearms securely in the home.Learn more about Guns & Weapons Laws