The J.C. Higgins 126.2830 is a Crosman 180 that was made for Sears. This one’s a first variant which has a cross bolt safety. Crosman 180’s are single powerlet CO2, .22 caliber, bolt action single shot pellet rifles with manual safety, and were manufactured between 1956 and ’62.
The wood stock is in about 85% condition. There’s a chip in the butt plate. The metal retains better than 85% of the original finish.
This one has been cleaned, lubed, and resealed in our shop. Velocity tested at around 599 fps using lead pellets.
- .22 caliber
- Bolt action
- Single shot