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COLT LIGHTNING MEDIUM FRAME MAGAINE RIFLE BARREL 26"  BORE EXCELLNT  SERIAL NUMBER 1775 FIRST YEAR PRODUCTION. 100% ORIGINAL WITH PROPER SIGHTS.  METAL PARTS ALL HAVE GONE GRAY,&nb ...Click for more info
Seller: MAX T. FRANCE
Area Code: 716
$2,995.00
COLT LIGHTNING, LARGE FRAME, 40-60-260 CAL,  25" OCTAGON BARREL,  Excellent Bore, Strong Rifling, Light Pitting.  Original Walnut Checkered Stock & Fore-End.  Strong Bluin ...Click for more info
Seller: Shooters Exchange
Area Code: 828
$4599.00
Also known as the "Express Rifle", Colt manufactured approximately 6,500 of these large frame rifles from 1887 to 1894. The top barrel flat is marked "COLT'S PT. F.A. MFG. CO. HARTFORD, CT. U.S.A. / ...Click for more info
Seller: Cabelas Fort Mill
Area Code: 980
$3,749.99
Colt Lightning .44/40 98%+++condition San Francisco Police gun marked NEW PRICE!!!!! ...Click for more info
Seller: Chuck's Firearms
Area Code: 404
NEW PRICE $5400
Colt Rifles - Lightning
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Colt Lightning .22 LR caliber rifle. Made in 1901. Approximately 90-92 original finish remains. Bore has strong rifling with some minor areas of pitting. Butt plate is uncracked. Very good overall con ...Click for more info
Seller: Collectors Firearms
Area Code: 713
2,250.00
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The Small frame Lightning is of course 22 caliber. Decent condition old Colt with quite a bit of blue remaining on the frame. Some of it turning an antique color. 24 inch round barrel has nice smooth ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 1,795.
#4920 Colt 1887 RBFMCB Heavy Frame “Lightning Express Rifle”, 40/60/260 caliber and having a VG+ bore (about a 7+ on a scale of 10), and tight smooth slide action mechanics. Serial numbered in the 4XX ...Click for more info
Seller: Tom Burness
Area Code: 530
$3795
Previously in the collection of Alberto de Quintana. I personally bought this gun from his great-great grandson along with the entire collection that was offered for sale. The Colt was a present from ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$12,500.
Scarce 32-20 WCF caliber. Gun has excellent wood with standard 20 inch carbine configuration. Checkered forearm. All metal is a brown/plum patina. Some very fine pin prick pitting on the receiver ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 4,100.
20 inch round barrel with full mag. chambered in 38 WCF caliber. There is still traces of nickel but most has turned an antique plum/brown color. Has a VG+ bore. Bright shiny with good rifling. A coup ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 3,450.
Standard configuration rifle with 26 inch round bbl, full magazine and rifle butt. This is a fine example with most of the beautiful Colt blue intact and most of the fire blue remaining on the screws. ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 4,375.
EXCELLENT EARLY COLT LIGHTNING 1ST. MODEL MEDIUM FRAME .38-40 CAL. SLIDE ACTION RIFLE MANUFACTURED IN 1887. 24” round barrel with full length magazine tube and original factory elevator rear and ...Click for more info
Seller: David Condon, Inc.
Area Code: 540
$3,750
Serial #82531, .44-40, 20" barrel with an excellent, bright bore. This is an 1898-made rifle that has retained 50-60% of the original blue finish that blends seamlessly into a plum-brown patina. Add ...Click for more info
Seller: JoeSaltercom
Area Code: 603
$6,150.00
ID #  7130 Make  COLT Model  Lightning Small Action Configuration  Pump Action Gauge / Caliber  .22 short Price  $1,000.00 Serial #  72872 Country of Origin&n ...Click for more info
Seller: William Larkin Moore & Sons
Area Code: 480
$1,000.00
Small frame 22 caliber Lightning with heavy barrel! I don't think we have ever had one like this in the shop. They are that rare. Muzzle is nearly 7/8" diameter. Barrel is mostly a medium brown c ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 2,775.
This Colt rifle was manufactured in 1888 and has a checkered forend, octagonal barrel and a tang mounted peep sight.  Serial number in 2174.  This rifle in .22 caliber for .22 short and .22 ...Click for more info
Seller: OnMark USA
Area Code: 336
$2,475.00
Colt Medium Frame Lightning .32-20 caliber rifle. Barrel length 26”. Bore has very good rifling and has corrosion in the grooves. Action works perfectly. Stocks are good to very good. Manufactur ...Click for more info
Seller: Collectors Firearms
Area Code: 713
2,650.00
Colt Medium Frame Lightning .38-40 caliber rifle. Bore has excellent rifling with some light corrosion in the grooves. Action works smoothly and perfectly. This is a half magazine rifle and would be a ...Click for more info
Seller: Collectors Firearms
Area Code: 713
2,650.00
Colt Medium Frame Lightning .38-40 caliber rifle. Manufactured in 1890. Action works smoothly and perfectly. Bore is mostly bright with strong rifling Overall this rifle has approximately 80% original ...Click for more info
Seller: Collectors Firearms
Area Code: 713
3,250.00
Caliber 22 RF. 24 inch octagon barrel with standard sights and hard rubber buttplate. Metal retains a good amount of blue with some thinning and wear. Bore has visible rifling with light scattered rou ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 1,895.
22 Caliber Lightning rifle with 24 inch octagon barrel. A very nice little rifle and this is a good example. Receiver has most finish remaining and is a blue/brown color. Very nice blue on barrel. Som ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 1,675.
22 cal. Oct bbl. Nice condition gun with 70-80% blue remaining on the receiver and 80%+ on the bbl. Upper and lower tang have turned a bit. Wood is nice fitting and in overall VG condition. There is a ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 1,475.
Colt Lightning Pump Rifle 22 cal, 24" The small-frame Lightning was the first model rimfire rifle made my Colt, and was manufactured between 1887 and 1904.  They had a barrel length of 24 ...Click for more info
Seller: Mackeys
Area Code: 252
$2,100
22 caliber Lightning rifle with 24 inch octagon barrel. A very nice little rifle and this is a good example. Receiver has most finish remaining and is a blue/brown color. Very nice blue on barrel. Som ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 1,675.
The Colt Lightning Rifle was a slide-action (pump-action) rifle manufactured by Colt from 1884 to 1904. ...Click for more info
Seller: Cabelas Billings
Area Code: 406
$1699.99
*****EXCEPTIONAL*****  FIRST OF THE TYPE COLT LIGHTENING SLIDE ACTION SMALL FRAME .22 SHORT/LR RIFLE. MADE IN 1903. ONLY 89,912 MADE BETWEEN 1887 AND 1904. MAKE: COLT MODEL: LIGHTENING SMA ...Click for more info
Seller: Franklin Exchange
Area Code: 409
$2399 OBO
Serial #2873, .22 Short or Long, 24" barrel with a dark, pitted bore. Gun has not been test fired. This 1888 manufactured rifle features a checkered forend, Beach front sight, octagon barrel, and ta ...Click for more info
Seller: JoeSaltercom
Area Code: 603
$3,250.00
Bore is very good. Bright and shiny with sharp rifling. Post rear barrel sight and typical Colt front sight. Mechanics are excellent. Overall metal has about 95% bright blue with slight wear at the hi ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 3,575.
Very scarce 24 inch barrel round. Excellent bore and correct sights. Crisp tight action. Most all of the glossy blue remains with just a blemish on the left side of the receiver. Could be just a dro ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 4,500.
This gun is 1 of 6 that was used by the Kaiser's Home Guards. Others markings indicate the regiment and the soldier it was issued to. The Lightning Baby Carbine was 1 pound lighter than the Carbine. 2 ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 8,500.
26 inch round barrel chambered in 44 WCF caliber with full mag and rifle buttplate. This is a beautiful Colt with  most blue remaining on the frame. Some light flaking. Barrel also retains nearly ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 4,500.
This is a nice old colt Lightning cal.22  (circa 1897)  This is a used Rifle and appears to have been fired.  This rifle has no box or paperwork with it. The muzzle and bore are nice an ...Click for more info
Seller: Mackeys
Area Code: 252
$1,499.00
 Colt Express Lightning Pump Action Rifle, 38-56, 28" oct. bbl. marked "38-56-255", in near mint condition with original open rear sight & silver blade front sight, steel cresc ...Click for more info
Seller: Jim Goergen
Area Code: 507
$20,000.00
Seller: Cabelas Lacey
Area Code: 360
$1,699.99
Colt Lightning, slide action small frame rifle, 22 cal, made in 1902, 24" octagon barrel, #73XXX, all original, excellent bore, Marbles tang peep sight, original rear sight and Beech combination ...Click for more info
Seller: Schultheis Sporting Goods
Area Code: 607
$4750.00 + $45.00 shipping
Colt Lightning Large Frame in .45-85-285 caliber. SN #6147. Mfg. in 1893. LOP 13 1/4". 28" Octagon barrel with a very good bore, good rifling, light pitting. Original straight Walnut stock a ...Click for more info
Seller: Shooters Exchange
Area Code: 828
$5849.00
This Colt Lightning is in fair condition. It is chambered in .32-20. It has numerous dings and dents. the bore is dark and has light pitting througout rifling is still evident though. it is missing th ...Click for more info
Seller: Johnsonsguns
Area Code: 517
$1000.00
This Colt "Baby" Lightning rifle in .22 short is a rare beauty!  Gun functions perfectly and appears to still be in its original finish.  The Rampant Colt is boldly engraved on the ...Click for more info
Seller: Scheels Guns
Area Code: 701
$1,699.99
This Colt Lightning Rifle is a medium frame and is chambered in the very popular 44 WCF caliber. 26 inch octagon barrel with full length mag tube. Condition-wise this is a nice rifle with nearly ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 4,975.
Colt Lighting 38-40WCF High condition, made in 1891, mint bore, 26 inch barrel, very little use, look at pictures, you don't find them this nice anymore, layaway available, C&R okay, only $5100 ...Click for more info
Seller: Marks
Area Code: 585
$5,100.00
This is likely the nicest Lightning 22 available for sale. All factory original, great wood and metal finish, mechanically solid inside and out. Deluxe checkering pattern on the fore end helps this st ...Click for more info
Seller: Bell And Corbett Outfitters
Area Code: 510
$4,450.00
Colt Lightning Medium Frame in .38-40. SN #14401. Mfg. in 1886. LOP 13 1/4". 26" round barrel. Bore is good to vert good for it's age. Clear strong rifling with light pitting. The metal has ...Click for more info
Seller: Shooters Exchange
Area Code: 828
$2325.00 Plus $45.00 Shipping
22 caliber Lightning rifle in very nice condition with 80%+ original blue on the barrel. The receiver has also has most of the lustrous Colt blue. Wood is VG overall condition. The forearm is not crac ...Click for more info
Seller: LeRoy Merz Antique Guns
Area Code: 218
$ 3,175.
GI#: 101333094
#1075A COLT LIGHTNING MEDIUM FRAME RIFLE, 38-40, SN 272XX, 26” oct. bbl., beautiful condition with exc. wood, checkered forend, 90% blue, crescent buttplate, rare Lyman tang sight, original open ...Click for more info
Seller: Jim Goergen
Area Code: 507
$7950
GI#: 101332211
#1064A COLT LIGHTNING SLIDE ACTION LARGE FRAME RIFLE, 40-60-260, SN 53XX, 28” oct. bbl., original open sight, full magazine, checkered forend, 90% blue on bbl. & magazine tube, 30% blue on a ...Click for more info
Seller: Jim Goergen
Area Code: 507
$4950
The Colt Lightning Rifle was a slide-action rifle manufactured by Colt from 1884 to 1904 and was originally chambered in .44-40 caliber. This was the first slide-action rifle offered by the firm and C ...Click for more info
Seller: Cabelas Grand Junction
Area Code: 970
$1,199.99
Colt Lightning .22 caliber rifle. Manufactured in 1896. Bore is worn but action works perfectly. Barrel has approximately 92-94% blue. Receiver has a light blue-brown patina, showing more blue than br ...Click for more info
Seller: Collectors Firearms
Area Code: 713
2,150.00
Small FrameMFG. 1887-1904 ...Click for more info
Seller: Cabelas Louisville
Area Code: 502
$1,319.97
Colt Lightning .32-20 caliber rifle. Made in 1886. 26” Barrel has approximately 97% original finish. Receiver has approximately 70% finish with patina. Wood is very good with some age cracks by ...Click for more info
Seller: Collectors Firearms
Area Code: 713
3,995.00
Colt Lightning San Francisco Police .44-40 caliber rifle. Colt Lightning rifle in excellent condition. 97%+ of the original blue remains. Wood shows some normal light storage marks. The lower tang has ...Click for more info
Seller: Collectors Firearms
Area Code: 713
7,950.00
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