LEFEVER 20 BORE "A" GRADE MOD 5- 1936 TOTALLY ORIG. & EXC. COND.- 28" EXTRACT BELGIUM Bbls.- I. C. & M.- EXC. PLUS BORES- 85% Bbl. BLUE
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Category: Ithaca Shotguns - Shotguns - American
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Company: Champlin Firearms Inc.
Member Since: 11/19/07
First Name: George
Last Name: Caswell
Country: United States
Seller: FFL Dealer
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#301693, Lefever Arms Co., Ithaca, N.Y.: A 20 Bore A Grade, Model 5, that was made in 1936 and remains in excellent and original condition, 28" extractor steel barrels with rib extension and third bite at .612 .004 & .014" (Imp. Cyl. & Mod.), 2 3/4" chambers, Double triggers, The correct and original automatic safety, Splinter forend, Pistol grip stock at 14 x 1 1/2 x 2 9/16" over the original hard buttplate, 6 lbs. 5 oz., The barrels are stamped "LLH" which indicates these are Belgium barrels from the firm L. Lochet-Habran, This is a total original gun that has not been screwed with, The original barrel blue at 85%, 20% case colors remain with a nice patina, The original wood finish at 88%, The checkering at 95%, The breech face has 95% case colors remaining, The bores are excellent plus and totally free of any pits, dings or dents. Here is a fine example of an early piece of hammerless Americana by the first maker to be successful building the hammerless system in the U.S. Your grandfather sent a check to Lefever Arms Company, Ithaca, N. Y. for $33.60 in 1936 and received A Grade #301693 Lefever 20 Bore.