Its a good rifle, CZ uses good steel and the wood on some of the 550's can be superb. The 458 Lott is mostly a dangerous game cartridge. Hunting with it is ridiculous owing to the stupendous recoil and the jaw dropping cost of ammo. Maybe ammo is cheaper in Spain, but its still going to knock your socks off regardless of what continent you hail from....
Love the rifle, as I own a similar one a CZ 550 FS in 9.3x62. Well made guns and one of the nicer copies of the venerable M98 action, without a doubt. Good luck with yours and if it shoots as well as mine, you will be a very happy camper!!
The bottom gun here, below another CZ 550 FS in 6.5x55.
Today's headlines read, "Hunter Dies of Heart Attack!"
I don't know how many times I have seen that headline in the past 16 years that I have lived in Colorado.
I moved here in 1994 via the U.S. Army to Ft. Carson, Colorado. The "Mountain Post" as it is sometimes called.
When I arrived here, in pretty good shape, the unit told me that I could not participate in P.T. (physical training) for at least 30 days. Now, I had just come from an overseas tour in Korea and was stationed in the...