ROYAL ARMS CO. 12 ga. S/S SHOTGUN made by HUNTER ARMS CO. (L.C. Smith) pat 1911
Guns International #: 100988574 Seller's Inventory #: 102
Category: L.C. Smith Shotguns - Shotguns - American Double
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Member Since: 2/2/18
First Name: Lynn
Last Name: Beckford
Country: United States
Phone: (920) 528-8692
Number of Active Listings: 2
Total Number of Listings: 4
Seller: Private Seller
Return Policy: 3 day inspection and return policy on used guns.
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We are offering for sale a 12 ga. Boxlock S/S Shotgun made by Hunter Arms Co. (L.C. Smith). This 1st style three screw receiver patent date 2/7/1911 was manufactured about 1914 according to the L.C. Collectors Assoc. the retailer is unknown, but though to be the Three Barreled Gun Company.
This shotgun has 30” barrels and 2 3/4” with chambers mod and full. The receiver is silver color with very faint traces of color case. The lever is right of center and like all Hunter Arms shotgun locks up like a “bank vault.” The barrel are fluid steel and the bores are bright and shiny show some light pits. Blueing is about 30%. It looks like someone has run some cold blue over the barrels and we have pictured this for you. Barrel thickness at the muzzles are .057 Left and .064 Right. This shows good solid barrels.
Stock length is 14 1/4 to the original Hunters Arms Butt plate showing the Springer Spaniel with bird butt plate. Drop is 1 1/4 wrist and 2 2/4” at the heel of the stock. Forearm and wrist have great checkering with no cracks or splits.
Overall this shotgun is in very good condition with good modern dimensions and usable with modern ammunition. This would make a very good field gun and should be taken out hunting! Please contact us with any questions you may have about our item.
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Manufacturer: Hunters Arms Co.
Model: Royal Arms Co.
Serial Number: 21093
Chambers: 2 3/4
Condition: good to very good
Metal Condition: good
Wood Condition: very good
Bore Condition: shiney some minor pitting
Barrel Type: Fluid Steel
Stock: Semi prince of Wales
Stock Comb: 1 1/4
Stock Heel: 2 3/7
Stock Cast: none
Fore End: walnut
Butt Pad: L.C. Smith Spaniel
LOP: 14 1/4 to front trigger
Rib: solid similar to Parker
Finish: Faint CC o Receiver 30% blue
Sights: bead front
Manufacture Date: aprox 1914
Choke Left: full
Choke Right: mod
Item Location: Wisconsin
Minimum Wall Thickness Left: left .057
Minimum Wall Thickness Right: .064