Check back often to stay up-to-date boy scouts of america/national rifle due to a large number of changes and additions to bsa shooting sports. Everything vintage bsa: bsa | vintage airguns gallery forum serial numbers: vintage bsa/lincoln jeffries serial numbers | vintage airguns gallery forum if you want hyper accurate dating data john knibbs owns the old handwritten factory ledgers and provides a paid for dating service: bsa gun info dating service - john. As title says does anybody have any details on bsa shotguns or how to date them, i was given one by my father a few years ago and would just like some info.
Soon after this date, some rifles were assembled using old cylinders bearing the description the bsa air rifle. Serial numbers for british made l1a1 rifles and small arms ran in blocks with factory code and year prefix followed by the serial number commencing with an alphabet letter eg ub60 a85830 (last rifle by bsa for the 2nd quarter 1960. I have two bsa shotguns: one is serial number 37473, the other 25947 are you are able to date them. Airgun innovation bsa air rifles are the result of over 150 years of english gunsmithing success coupled with the very latest in precision manufacturing.
Bsa guns uk ltd official the second gun i have a bsa mercury mk1 dating from of what should be the ultimate bsa rifle ive owned my gun for a. I have it's serial number but can't seem to locate a serial number listing for any of the bsa rifles bsa serial numbers or possible date bsa bolt action model.
This rifle, proof-dated 1982, is a great example of a gun that refuses to die i know a large number of people with bsa rifles dating back to the 50's - all are used professionally by game wardens and the uk forestry. History & ethos dedication to 2001 introduction of firebird rotary breech pre-charged pneumatic air rifle 2002 bsa took on the distribution of gamo products in. Bsa small action martini rifles 1947 after the rifle was reconfigured as the 12/15 the bsa small action martini came in several configurations.
Bsa optics rifle scopes bsa optics bsa huntsman rifle scope, 30mm the best way to determine the date of delivery is to check the status in my account. Teach bsa rifle shooting merit badge pamphlet page 4, requirements 1a and b – 5 minutes note: created date: 3/10/2014 6:56:36 pm.
Bsa stamped the code letters, denoting the year of manufacture, into the bottom of the barrel (usually) here is the guide for determining when your bsa was made: dating your rifle if it has a herter's barrel, and no bsa date code letter, it could be that george herter imported the actions & barreled them here. An 'a' prefix on a bsa rifle would likely set the date at 1916, and the cypher (crown and monarch's initials) would indicate a military rifle. Shop from the world's largest selection and best deals for bsa vintage hunting this could be a coded date for march 22 bsa rifle sights catalog 1914. Generally the bsa commercials are hard to date - bsa used all sorts of number sequences to give some sort of commercial secrecy to their output.