If it's something else let me know and I'll take another look. If you have additional data or see an error please fill out a survey form. Prolly be back asking questions about that too! The other numbers on the gun are all manufacting assembly or inspection codes. I have come across a lot of guns hanging around for longer than two years, so it is not out of the ordinary. Even today, there are those who look favorably toward the. Anyway it would be nice to know to be able to tell him for sure.
I'd estimate your gun was produced towards the end of the 1st Models which might put it out-the-door around 1901-02? They have been known to go back and use fill numbers not used many years ago. That is some real info you posted there, I guess I am going to have to see about getting the book. There are a few minor scuff marks on the panels, but no cracks. Successful Bidder Instructions: You will be invoiced by the morning following the sale. Leave out the last couple of digits if you like, but include x's.
Here's everything else I know. Do have a digital camera and the software for the computer but just haven't fooled with it yet. With the serial number it can most likely be narrowed down to the specific year. The serial number dates it to 1974. Overall Condition: This handgun retains about 98% of its metal finish.
However I'm planning on going up there this weekend and will take a look at it personally. Supplied with full moon clips. Once you locate the serial number, then you are able to do some research and find out a little history on your gun. According to the serial number it was manufactured in 1959, it shows some muzzle wear from being holstered and some wear on cylinder from being fired. The pinned barrel feature was eliminated in 1982. A second run with the newly nomenclatured Model 648-2 came out in 2003 and ran for a couple of years. The box rates in Fine condition with light storage wear.
If that doesn't work, then you could try to contact a gun shop and see if they can help you. Nearly 1200 images from our fishing trips! Serial Numbers on Smith and Wesson Firearms If you own a Smith and Wesson handgun, you might be interested in finding out some more information on your particular gun. Check again on the butt and inside the crane and let us know what you find. You can hunt small game with the. All Smith and Wesson revolvers well, at least the hand ejectors have a serial number on the butt.
You're not the high Bidder until you've been notified by email that you are. Unlock additional features, and fewer ads while browsing. The only model 48 I find in the Blue Book 49 2008, newest one I found first is slightly different then you describe. But ammo costs were three times that of the. Which would be the one we use trying to determine the manufacture date? You can contact the seller by clicking on the seller's nickname.
Some variations were rated for +P after 1990, so I am not sure if if your gun is safe for +P. Returns less shipping are accepted within 3 days of when the item is delivered with signature confirmation. Even though I found the number I originally listed on the pistol under the grip and on the crane, you gents are 100% correct. If you do, make sure to not pry it off, but rather turn ot over and rap the grip frame take off grips beforehand with a plastic mallet until it pops off. A picture is a great help, as minor features changed over the years pinned vs. I was so excited once when I called Mr.
Built on the square butt K target frame with 4 screws, 6-shot fluted cylinderwith a nominal length of 1. A picture or two would help if you can manage it! Bushee 288 5 blue 50 1 297 5 1 299 6 1 308 6 Blue 1 309 5 Blue 0 1 Pin in grip 310 5 1 312 5 blue 0 1 Inscribed C. On the side of it's barrel it is a model 17 Not a 48. You will have to determine value based on condition. The target grips cover this on the K-38, so I have to remove them to see it.
If you are not satisfied, for any reason, please contact us before leaving negative or neutral feedback. The Ruger and Savage offerings were well-made arms with more than a little aesthetic enhancements. Our dream was to write a book on the model number 2 Army. Highway Patolman which appears to be a Model 27 without being identified as so. That number looks to me to be composed of little dots as opposed to a stamped number. That being said, I Picked up this No dash model 48 Last year.