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Seller: Vintage Firearms, Inc
Company: Vintage Firearms, Inc.
Member Since: 5/19/07
First Name: jay
Last Name: shachter
Country: United States
Phone: (616) 292-6240
Phone2: (616) 608-4337
Fax: (616) 608-4701
Active Listings: 157
Total Listings: 4131
Seller Type:FFL Dealer
Return Policy: 3 day inspection and return policy on used guns.
Payment Methods: credit card, check, certified funds, wire transfer (Advertised price represents the 3% cash discount price. Actual price if paid by credit card is 3% higher cost.)
Browning 20 Gauge - AUTO 5, LIGHT TWENTY, LONG TANG FLAT KNOB, BELGIUM MADE, SALT FREE, vintage firearms inc
General Specs: Browning, Year 1967, 20 Gauge, 6lb 12oz, Chokes 0.016 Modified, LOP 14 5/16", DAH 2 3/8", DAC 1 1/2"
Serial Number: 7Z12395
Needing little introduction, the Browning A5 is one of the most iconic shotguns ever designed. With its signature humpback receiver design, the Browning Auto-5 is instantly recognizable and with more than 2.7 million made, it is a common sight both in the wild and the more manicured lawns of Skeet and Trap lines! These guns were made to be used and millions of hunters and sportsmen did just that - slinging billions of rounds of ammo at all kind of targets and they're still going strong!
Manufactured in Belgium in 1967 and weighing a svelte 6lb 12oz with a Factory Vent Rib and a 27 1/2" barrel with Modified choke and mirror bore, this gun is in top condition with just some light handling wear on the lower receiver and excellent bluing on the barrel. It is in perfect mechanical condition complimented with an exceptional piece of French Walnut - a much higher grade of wood than commonly seen on Grade 1's. This gun is constructed in the long tang flat knob configuration, framed by classic Browning engraving still sharp and clear and capped with an art nouveau style Browning hard rubber buttplate. With a Length of Pull of 14 5/16" and a trigger pull of 3.25lb this Auto 5 is ready for some action!
This gun is Vintage Firearms Certified, salt free and comes with VFI's 30 day mechanical warranty.
A VFI CERTIFIED GUN is mechanically excellent, the action and forend iron having been stripped to the smallest part, cleaned in the Ultrasonic cleaner, inspected for integrity and function, lubricated and reassembled. VFI CERTIFIED GUNS have a 90-day mechanical warranty.
Barrel Length: 27 1/2"
Chokes: 0.016 Modified
Bores: Excellent, mirror bore
Bore Diameter: 0.626
Wall Thickness: 0.035
% Blue: 98%
Chambers: 2 3/4"
Ribs: Vent rib tight
Sights: Front silver bead
Ejectors or Extractors: Extractor
Receiver Condition: 97%
Trigger Type: Single-crisp
Trigger Guard Color: 90%
Stock Type: Long tang, flat knob; well figured Euro walnut
LOP: 14 5/16"
LOP To End Of Wood: 14"
DAH: 2 3/8"
DAC: 1 1/2"
Checkering Condition: Excellent
Butt Treatment: Hard rubber, Browning
There is a 30 day mechanical warranty on this gun. Call us for full details, or to purchase #616-292-6240. If you have any questions please call or email us. Thanks! Vintage Firearms Inc
Payment Methods: Credit Card, Money Order, Certified Check, Personal Check, Wire Transfer (Advertised price reflects 3% cash discount. Actual price if paid by credit card is 3% higher.)
Inspection Period / Return Policy: Three Days from the date the item was received.
Sales Tax: Collected in AR, IL, KS, MI, PA, TN
Shipping & Insurance: Ground $75.00 within the continental U.S. Additional fees for HI & AK. We ship internationally with additional fees!
Item Condition: Used
Requires FFL?: Yes
PLEASE SEE MY OTHER FINE VINTAGE FIREARMS. Just open one of my ads and click on the line that says “see all items from this seller” and a very nice list of fine sporting and collectible arms will appear. !
We employ full time gunsmiths on premises and can perform alterations to suit your needs within a few weeks of purchase. Common requests are: -stock bending to suit your particular requirements -addition of any specified butt pad to increase length of pull -alteration of chokes to suit your shooting preferences -lengthening of chambers and forcing cones -darkening stock color with penetrating stains -restoring any part of the gun including rust blue, charcoal blue, bone and charcoal case color, wood restoration and checkering recuts. If you like one our guns but it needs "tweaked", let us know and we can quote you a time and price. Some enthusiasts like the guns "as found" and others want them "just so". We often list guns as found and let the particular buyer choose how they want their gun to fit or look.
Shotgun Gauge: 20 Gauge