Standard configuration ZFK 31/55, one of approximately 5000 such rifles, an evolution of the K31 /42 and K31/43 sniper rifles, this one with telescopic sights, heavy barrel, flash suppressor/muzzle brake, center-mounted foldable bipod, and armorers kit. In addition to the standard K31 rear sight calibrated from 1-15, these guns were fitted with a quick detachable 3.5 power Kern telescopic sight, with serial numbering on top surface, whose reticle includes a thick central post with two horizontal hairs. The receiver has a Swiss “cross over chamber” with full serial number on left receiver and bolt. Matching barrel and magazine whose base is marked “Zf. Kar. 1543”. Khaki green scope can numbered to scope and dual set of belt loops, includes screwdriver. Fully equipped armorers kit with separate leather bag full of small parts in addition to a spare rear sight, trigger, trigger spring, and the usual components compartmentalized in a green colored canvas roll up bag with aluminum tag labeling and ties.
VG-EXC Swiss Bern ZFK 31/55 sniper rifle, matching including magazine, scope, can with correct sling and armorers kit.
VG-EXC as armorer reworked, best reflected by the darker than usual barrel and repainted bipod. all markings sharp and crisp particularly around the barrel and over the chamber. Stock with a scattering of superficial dents and scratches, usual small crack at tang. Import mark on barrel. Scope is EXC with a crisp reticle and bright, sharp optics. Good condition sling. Mirror bright bore with strong rifling. Perfect manual mechanics. Comparable condition armorers kit. Overall, a very nice and matching ZFK 31/55 sniper rifle (action not removed from stock) with beautiful, mirror bore and armorers kit.