Model 722

Description: First truly modern centerfire rifle with the strongest bolt ever developed. Short action version of Model 721.

Introduction Year: 1948

Year Discontinued: 1962

Total Production: Approximately: 117,751

Designer/Inventor: Merle "Mike" Walker & Homer W. Young

Action Type: Bolt Action

Serial Number Blocks: Starting: 1,100 - Ending: 423,000

Caliber/Gauge:
.222 Rem. - .1950 - 26" & 24" barrel
.222 Rem. Mag. - 1958 24" barrel
.243 Win. - 1959 - 22" barrel
.244 Rem. - 1956 24" & 22" barrel
.257 Roberts - 1948 - 24" & 22" barrel
.300 Savage - 1948 - 24" & 22" barrel
.308 Win. - 1956 - 24" & 22" barrel

Variations:
722A - 1948-1962
722AC - 1949-1955
722B Special - 1949-1955
722 D Peerless - 1949-1959
722 F Premier - 1949-1959
722 ADL - 1955-1959
722 BDL - 1955-1959