Smith and wesson revolver serial number lookup. S. SW15-32021 Discussion starter · May 21, 2021. I have recentl...

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Smith & Wesson used overlapping serial number ranges until the 1950’s and 1960’s, when serial numbers started to include letters. It wasn’t until the 1980’s that serial numbers became unique across the entire company. To correctly identify your firearm, the best source of information is the Standard Catalog of Smith & Wesson.Mar 16, 2008 · Hello I thought that someone may like this Reference of K-Frame serial number's. H.D. Post-War K-FrameSerial Numbers List. 1946- K-101--614 1947-K-615 Per the SCSW, the first year of production for the model 60 was 1965, the R serial number series for the model 60 started in 1969, and s/n R1152xx shipped in 1974-75. Also per the SCSW, the model 60 shared an all-numeric s/n series with the Chief Special until 1969, when the R s/n's started. FWIW I recently bought two model 60's, both in pretty ...Save. andy · #5 · Sep 8, 2010 (Edited) All Smith and Wesson revolvers (well, at least the hand ejectors) have a serial number on the butt. Newer S&Ws also have the SN inside the crane. It is possible the Highway Patrolman is pre model 28. If the gun is an N-frame and has a checkered topstrap, then its a Model 27.The most reliable way to locate your serial number is to look at the original paperwork that came with your gun when you bought it. This will tell you exactly where to …Serial Number Registry. Name *. Place of Manufacture *. -- Select One --, Monson ... ** Blued Small Frame Revolvers **, 8-2 (.38 Special) Service, 9-2 (.38 ...3 មករា 2022 ... I can say that because of the serial number (see below). The “C” range of serial numbers stretched from 1948 until they ran out in 1967. The ...If you will list a partial serial number I will look it up in the Catalog. The 32-1 revolvers began in 1961, so it's at least 59 years old. If the grips have a diamond around the grip screw it would be dated prior to 1966. I think production ended in 1974, but I would have to recheck that.Welcome to the forum! Your gun appears to be a 32 Smith & Wesson Hand Ejector, 3rd model made between 1911 and 1942; serial number range, 263001-536684. After 1958 that model became known as the S&W Model 30.The finish is called as blue or blued and the grips look to be genuine mother of pearl (MOP)...very fragile and chip easily.Hello I thought that someone may like this Reference of K-Frame serial number's. H.D. Post-War K-FrameSerial Numbers List. 1946- K-101--614 1947-K-6151. 2. jimg11 · #21 · Mar 10, 2012. Hi gulfcoastgorilla, The S&W M&P 32 WCF / 32-20 series had their own number series 1-144xxx (1899-1940) thus a 6 digit Serial number 1111xx would be late 1920s. Hi gflester1, Your 32 WCF /32-20 Military & Police revolver is probably from the 19teens to early 1920s.Mar 5, 2014 · Smith & Wesson moved to the three-letter prefix on serial numbers starting in 1980 with the (then brand new) L-frame revolvers, of which yours obviously is. The 681 is the fixed sight version of the far more popular 686, and produced in WAY less numbers. Search Thread Tools: Search this Thread: April 10, 2002, 03:50 PM #1: cplane. Senior Member ... If so, the serial number should be between about 5125 and 42483, probably in the lower part of that series, and the gun was made between 1887 and 1890. The only drawback to shooting those guns is that they are old and fragile and parts …The actual serial number is 837J98. We are able to look up some serial number set in the 4th or 5th edition of the S&W catalog. Nice pea shooter you have there. Regards, Gearchecker. Teach them the truth, and let them sort thru the cobwebs of liberalism that have infested their minds.Hicks1842 said: So I recently got my hands on a smith and wesson .32 DA 4th model and was trying to find a year of manufacturing its serial number is 67xxx. Forester said: 1883-1909 4th 43406-282999. Yes but I am trying to find a year that this individual was manufactured to tell if I needed to register it. Reply.U.S. savings bonds are backed by the full faith and credit of the government. And you can comfortably hold them until maturity. But if you want to redeem them before their final maturity, it would help to calculate the approximate savings b...NEW Victory 38 Spl. Hello guys, have acquired a new 38 Spl Victory model and would like all the information you can tell me about this gun. Not sure how the data base works, so let me know if more info needed. (1) S/N V 699640 appears on bottom of handle and on cylinder and can be seen when cylinder swings opened.Manufacture Year by Serial Number "K" Frame Revolvers - 1899 to 1983: (Years/Serial Number Range) Pre-War Years: 1899-1902 ... Dating a Smith & Wesson Revolver: This list is merely a general guide and not meant to be exact. There is some dispute regarding the dates on some serial numbers.Smith & Wesson moved to the three-letter prefix on serial numbers starting in 1980 with the (then brand new) L-frame revolvers, of which yours obviously is. The 681 is the fixed sight version of the far more popular 686, and produced in WAY less numbers.Destruction of savings bonds does not mean you have lost the money that the bonds represented. If bonds have been destroyed, you must apply to the U.S. Treasury for replacements. The Treasury can find your bond serial numbers, so your repla...This smith & wesson revolver is a .38 special caliber. The serial number is S 8551XX. Here are the pictures, in one of these you can see the serial number, in the cylinder. Ahh. You are correct. Pictures help alot. That would be a post war 38 Military and Police (K frame pre model 10) made between 1945 and 1948. Jim.These were made in 38 Special and 38 S&W calibers, completely different cartridges, and there were about 800000 or so made between 1942 and 1945. The 38 Special was for US use and 38 S&W was for England, Australia , et al. I can't really see what was stamped on the right side of the barrel at the factory, but I do see the word "Special" …Dec 23, 2015 · Serial Number Lookup. I apologize if this info is on the forum. I did look there and the internet and can't find anything. I believe this is a Model 14 pinned 6" barrel and non recessed cylinders. The serial number appears to be: 6K91971. Help with some info would be appreciated before I buy this gun. Welcome to the forum. Your gun is a 38 M&P from about 1950. The serial number is the one on the butt that starts with the letter C. In 1958 S&W started using model numbers. Guns like your 38 M&P became known as the model 10. They are the most commonly produced S&W revolver The star on the butt means it went back to the factory at some point for ...When contacting customer service, please have the owner name, address, model and serial number available. The information will help the service representative to expedite your request. GENERAL CONTACT INFORMATION. By Telephone: (USA) 1-800-331-0852 Monday-Friday 8:00AM-4:45PM EST (International) 1-413-781-8300 Monday-Friday 8:00AM-4:45PM EST ... Revolvers - The official serial number is located on the bottom of the butt of the frame. Some revolvers also have the serial number located on the inside of the frame, in the …Dec 22, 2021 · rynegold Discussion starter · Dec 22, 2021. I'm having the hardest time sorting out what you're these guns for made. I have two 686, 6-in revolvers. The serial numbers are: AUJ33XX. BFW56XX. Any help appreciated in dating these two pistols as it appears the first year's of production or worth more money. Reply. Hi all, doing a little research on a pistol which my wife's uncle is handing down to our son. Its a S&W, 6 shot 22 LR revolver, the right side of the barrel reads "22 LONG RIFLE CTG." All the serial numbers on the underside of the barrel, bottom of hand grip, and backside of the cylinder all match. The SN is: K210537.When contacting customer service, please have the owner name, address, model and serial number available. The information will help the service representative to expedite your request. GENERAL CONTACT INFORMATION. By Telephone: (USA) 1-800-331-0852 Monday-Friday 8:00AM-4:45PM EST (International) 1-413-781-8300 Monday-Friday 8:00AM-4:45PM EST ...Manufacture Year by Serial Number "K" Frame Revolvers - 1899 to 1983: (Years/Serial Number Range) Pre-War Years: 1899-1902 ... Smith & Wesson M&P Revolver - Model 10Smith and Wesson Serial Number Date of Manufacture J Frame Revolver Lookup. For models 36, 37, 38, 49, 50 and pre model number versions. Year-wise Serial Numbers. 1950 = start at 1; 1952 = 7369 - 21342; 1953 = 28916; 1955 = 55050 - 75000; 1957 = 117770 - 125000; 1962 = starts at 295000; 1969 = ends at 786544; J serial Prefix Serial Numbersso a realistic "value" depends on the gun, the engraver, and if the style of the engraving speaks to the buyer.. you are paying way more for the "art" than you are for the gun.. honestly - for 2500 I would pass that one by.. its a 500/600 dollar gun with the box, original grips, etc.. so the seller is asking 2K for the art.a new serial number system. The new system consists of four sets of digits separated by a hyphen. The first set is the manufacturers code, the second designates the type of firearm, the third set is the firearms chronological number, the fourth set shows the year of mfg. AYA 1995-2006 Year ser. # start ser. # end 199516-03-001-95 16-03-800-95Firearm History Request FIREARM HISTORY REQUEST Smith & Wesson is excited to announce a new partnership with the Smith & Wesson Historical Foundation (S&WHF). …The story starts in 1849 when the Massachusettsa Arms COmpany, Chicopee Falls was formed and finally incorporated on March 5, 1850. The founders were: Edwin Wesson, Joshua Stevens, William Miller, James T. Ames, Timothy W. Carter, Benjamin F. Warner. Daniel B. Wesson and Horace Smith. The first product was a Wesson & Leavitt revolver.The Smith & Wesson Model 629 Stealth Hunter has a 7 + 1 ⁄ 2 inches (190 mm) ported barrel with a full-length under lug for increased stability and recoil reduction.The barrel-cylinder gap is 0.006 inches (0.15 mm), with a ball-detent lockup between the frame and cylinder crane that provides increased strength. The entire revolver is made of a ...rynegold Discussion starter · Dec 22, 2021. I'm having the hardest time sorting out what you're these guns for made. I have two 686, 6-in revolvers. The serial numbers are: AUJ33XX. BFW56XX. Any help appreciated in dating these two pistols as it appears the first year's of production or worth more money. Reply.Feb 25, 2008 · Location: Richardson, TX. Posts: 7,523. The number you listed for the 10-5 is the assembly number, which is arbitrary and basically meaningless. The serial number of a Model 10 is found on the bottom of the grip frame. It will be a 6-digit number preceded by a "C" or a "D". The Model 19 is 1976 production. 1. 2. jimg11 · #21 · Mar 10, 2012. Hi gulfcoastgorilla, The S&W M&P 32 WCF / 32-20 series had their own number series 1-144xxx (1899-1940) thus a 6 digit Serial number 1111xx would be late 1920s. Hi gflester1, Your 32 WCF /32-20 Military & Police revolver is probably from the 19teens to early 1920s.Apr 6, 2015 · Welcome to the forum James. What you have there is a nice Model 1905 Military & Police revolver dating from the 1920's. This K frame revolver was Smith & Wesson's bread and butter gun and was produced in the millions. the number you are seeing on the inside of the frame is an assembly number used during manufacture to keep the frame and cylinder crane pieces mated. This gun's serial number nominally puts it circa early 1947, possibly 1946. According to the Production Tables in the Standard Catalog of Smith & Wesson, the first Post WW2 I-frame serial is 536,685 in 1946. Improved "I" Frame. This .32 Handjector is 574,833 from about 1949 and is a classic "Improved I Frame".Mar 3, 2014 · Looks like a S&W .44 Hand Ejector, 2nd. Model. Serial number range begins around 15376 up to approx. 59XXX range. with 17,510 manufactured c. 1915 to 1940. (Factory nickel finish worth premium). Barrel lengths 4" (rare), 6 1/2" (standard), and 5" (scarce). The gun came with checkered walnut grips and the pearl grips were after-market, but still ... 3 2 1. Since 1852 we’ve been an industry leading manufacturer of pistols, revolvers, rifles, and shooting accessories. We continue to bring innovative firearms to market that meet the needs of every shooter and deliver on exceptional quality with a brand you’ve learned to trust.Location: Richardson, TX. Posts: 7,523. The number you listed for the 10-5 is the assembly number, which is arbitrary and basically meaningless. The serial number of a Model 10 is found on the bottom of …The serial number of your gun is on the bottom of the grip on the butt. A Model 29-2 serial number should start with a "N" prefix - example: N 68337. Double check and list the correct serial number. Also, photo's help a lot too. Welcome to the forum PB. Duty then is the sublimest word in the English language.Second, what you have is a Model 629-1 .44 Magnum revolver in Stainless Steel. The only sure way to find the serial number is to remove the grips and you will find it stamped on the bottom of the grip frame. The 629-1 44 magnum Classic Hunter was manufactured in the mid 80's.Serial Number Registry. Name *. Place of Manufacture *. -- Select One --, Monson ... ** Blued Small Frame Revolvers **, 8-2 (.38 Special) Service, 9-2 (.38 ...Hardcover. $54.06 19 Used from $61.16 28 New from $49.33. The Standard Catalog of Smith & Wesson, 4th Edition is the ultimate S&W gun guide! In this highly anticipated, detailed revision is a fully annotated identification and price guide to the world of Smith & Wesson revolvers, semi-autos, shotguns, rifles, military arms and other …Mar 30, 2022 · Post pictures here including the serial number on the butt of the gun and someone will look up the shipping date. All we really need is the triple alpha serial prefix. With good, well lighted and sharp pictures, we can give you some idea of what it might be worth. S&WCA LM#2629 | Ex-Navy Vietnam Vet. #1/206 Many people have questions about how to identify a S&W revolver and when was it made. I borrowed this from a thread on Highroad.org forum. http://www.thehighroad.org/showthread.php?t=356710 It has a lot of info that might be of interest to many of you. Identifying features:The only .38 spl Smith and Wessons in that serial number range were produced in 1903 and 1904 as the Smith and Wesson .38spl Hand Ejector M&P. They look like Model 10's, and are very similar, but predate the Model 10 by over 50 years. If you post a pic of the gun, I should be able to tell what it is.A wartime version of the original Model 10, the Smith & Wesson Victory model is a class WWII collectible. How To Know It's A S&W Victory Model: They have a “V” prefix in the serial number. U.S.-purchased guns have “US Government Property” roll-marked on the topstrap. As well as the flaming bomb ordnance mark and the inspector’s …If you will list a partial serial number I will look it up in the Catalog. The 32-1 revolvers began in 1961, so it's at least 59 years old. If the grips have a diamond around the grip screw it would be dated prior to 1966. I think production ended in 1974, but I would have to recheck that.This smith & wesson revolver is a .38 special caliber. The serial number is S 8551XX. Here are the pictures, in one of these you can see the serial number, in the cylinder. Ahh. You are correct. Pictures help alot. That would be a post war 38 Military and Police (K frame pre model 10) made between 1945 and 1948. Jim.Nov 23, 2012 · My uncle left a REVOLVER SMITH & WESSON at home years ago. MOD .32 SAFETY HAMMER, SERIAL NUMBER 85813, but it has a brown grip, and I couldn't find one with that grip on Google, it's the original one, but I haven't seen one like that yet, most are rubber and in color **** *. Jun 15, 2010 · Next. jimg11 · #2 · Jun 15, 2010. The M&P revolver was made in 32-20 from 1899 to just before WW2 in a separate series of serial numbers 1-144684 All of the prewar changes were done like the .38 Special. 1-5311 First model made 1899-1902. 5312-9811 1902 second model made 1902-1903. 9812-18125 1902 first change made 1903-1905. 18126-22426 ... s&w 32-20 ctg serial number lookup. Can anyone on here help me out with the year of my smith and wesson. The gun is a 32-20 ctg the serial number is 1111xx. The gun appears to be fairly old but in great condition. Im just curious how old and what the value of this gun is from poor- mint condition. Thank guys.When contacting customer service, please have the owner name, address, model and serial number available. The information will help the service representative to expedite your request. GENERAL CONTACT INFORMATION. By Telephone: (USA) 1-800-331-0852 Monday-Friday 8:00AM-4:45PM EST (International) 1-413-781-8300 Monday-Friday …S. SW15-32021 Discussion starter · May 21, 2021. I have recently inherited a S&W Model 15-3 due to the death of a relative. Can anyone help decode the serial number? 6K232XX. Gun is in great shape, but will need new grips. I'd like to replace them with something original....anyone have a good source?Local Date. 10-09-2023. Local Time. 03:37 AM. For $50 Smith & Wesson will provide a very nicely done letter worthy of display for your revolver with the date of manufacture. Mine is in the 946xx range and if I remember correctly was manufactured in 1943. I believe the letter to ad $50 in value to the piece.The Victory Revolver was produced during World War II, it is a variation of the Military & Police Model of 1905, fourth change and had the following characteristics between 1942 and 1945: Barrel: 2, 4, 5, or 6 inch. (4 inch common in .38 special, 5 inch common in 38/200 or .38 S&W) Sights: Fixed Finish: Early sandblast blue, sandblast mid-night ...Abby'sDad · #2 · Jun 19, 2020. 19-3 was made between 67 and 77. From your serial number, my reference says 1976. “Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well-preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly .... Conclusion What Is A Smith And Wesson SerialApr 29, 2012 · It's a great place with very knowledgable pa How to Identify/Date an S&W Serial Number. In most cases, a Smith & Wesson revolver’s serial number is engraved on the trigger guard, the crank, or the cylinder of the pistol. You can contact Smith & Wesson’s customer care department if you need help locating the serial number for your pistol: Smith and Wesson produced 163,476 model 1917 revol The number you listed for the 10-5 is the assembly number, which is arbitrary and basically meaningless. The serial number of a Model 10 is found on the … At the trigger, it has the S&W emblem. On the other side, it ...

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