Smith & wesson model 686 plus, smith 2015-5-6&ensp&enspserial number breakdown s&w serial numbers date mp pistols, smith & wesson m&p 9mm age by serial number, s&w model 66 serial number s&w model 586 serial numbers, smith & wesson model 586 serial number serial numbers, in and search the database for 2008-12-23&ensp&enspsmith dates, model numbers and sns. Re: need some help with the manufacture date of a smith and wesson 686 checking jim supica's s&w bible, 3rd ed the 8 3/8 barrel was between 1984-6 and the 686-1 was 86. Smith and wesson serial number not recognized discussion in 'handguns: revolvers' started by dc plumber, may 24, 2011. Smith and wesson serial number search the firing line forums order the factory letter from s&w recommended by hammer it within the forum from 2006 as a senior member fare well.
Dating a s&w please note that this list is a general guide and not meant to be exact there is some dispute regarding the dates on some serial numbers and your gun may actually be a year off from what is listed. S&w 686 serial number i just bought a used s&w 686 stainless steel 4 bbl , serial # ajsxxxx and was wondering if anyone with access to the standard catalog of smith & wesson would be able to help me out with the date of manufacture. I can't find a site that lists serial #'s/date of manufacture for smith and wesson revolvers can some one tell me the date of manufacture of a: smith and wesson model 686-4 sn # brl - 6951 thanks in advance.
I've got a s&w 686 l frame 4 inch barrel that i bought years ago, trying to id the manufacture date and get any other info i can about it the numbers read as follows: cs 1 awp2754 m mod686 then it has e3 and below it what looks like 2 sets of #'s one overlaying the other any help would be greatly appreciate thanks. The smith & wesson model 1 was the first firearm manufactured by smith & wesson, with production spanning the years 1857 through 1882 it was the first commercially successful revolver to use rimfire cartridges instead of loose powder , musket ball , and percussion caps. Is the smith and wesson 686-3 better then the 686-4, s&w 686, s&w 686 - mean, s&w 686 mde between 1990 and 1994, s&w 686 model year specs, s&w 686 plus model number, s&w 686 production dates, s&w 686-1, s&w 686-5, s&w model 686, smith & wesson 357 model 686 serial numbers btj3393 by year, sw 686-1. Best answer: try writing to smith & wesson and asking for that info you'll have to list the entire serial number without substituting any characters and, of course, the model 686 you'll have to list the entire serial number without substituting any characters and, of course, the model 686.
Dating a smith & wesson model 66 discussion in 'smith & wesson' started by ballbearing, sep 6, 2012 sep 6, 2012 along with the gun's serial number, barrel length and what ammo was used to sight it in and at what distance specified by the customer when the thread stated, dating a smith and wesson model 66, i thought that the. And wesson 38 serial number lookup you can then use the serial number to find out the smith wesson date smith wesson serial numbers 1 comment ricky link dates of manufacture smith and wesson manufacturer no: b-3082 serial numbers or serial number range, quantity produced, annual production (if known), smith & wesson gun model and. 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 your gun may actually be a year off from what is listed the precise shipping date as lettered can be several years off depending on model. For those smith wesson with serial numbers, see the pictures below to find where to look smith wesson serial numbers - revolvers smith wesson serial numbers - pistols there are some exceptions to the locations shown above for certain s&w pistols on the sigma series and the sw99 models, you will find the serial number in the locations shown in the pictures below.
The left sid eof the barrel states 38 s & w special us service ctg's the top of the barrel reads smith & wesson springfiled mass usa pat'd april 9, 89 march 27, 94 may 21, 96 july 16, 95 aug 4, 96 dec 22, 96 oct 4, 98 oct 8, 01 dec 17, 01 the only other marings on the gun are the five digit serial number on the butt of the gun and the s & w trade mark symbol near the hammer. What is the manufacturer date of a smith and wesson model 686 with a 6 inch barrel serial number aeh9941 s&w will tell you when it shipped from the factory if you call them it might have been. Decoding the serial number on a smith & wesson firearm requires some research, as several codes were utilized for guns manufactured before and after world war two reading the serial number is appealing for gun owners because the letters and numbers can reveal the year of manufacture and the rarity of the weapon.
Smithandwessonforumscom is not affiliated with smith & wesson we are an enthusiast site and fans of smith & wesson firearms to visit the official smith & wesson site, click here: smith-wessoncom. I'm looking to replace the smith & wesson 629 44 magnum that i bought in the late 80's and sold in the mid 90's due to the if you want to buy another gun you need to sell some of what you have syndrome. This book series provides firearm production dates for united states manufacturers each book in the series focuses upon a particular manufacturer thus allowing the information to be entered into a pocketbook format wherever possible, the following information is provided for each entry: brief description with grades, serial numbers or serial number range, quantity produced, annual production. When the thread stated, dating a smith and wesson model 66, i thought that the relationship would be pretty much one sided you handle the gun and the thing barks at you not the weird thread that i thought it would be, glad of that never mind.
Locate either smith & wesson, springfield, massachusetts or smith & wesson houlton, me stamped on the barrel this identification proves that the handgun is an authentic smith & wesson pistol locate the serial number on the left side of the pistol's frame. S&w 686 4 serial number manufacture date hi all, i have a 4 686 s&w that's been sitting around for +/-20 years and was wondering when it was manufactured and its approx value. How to tell the difference between smith & wesson, s w serial numbers chart, s&w serial numbers chart, smith & wesson serial number chart, smith and wesson dating charts. After looking at the s/n appendix in the scsw (standard catalog of smith & wesson), 559y53 doesn't appear to be a serial number for a model 10, victory model, or a pre-model 10 the y in the middle is uncharacteristic of a model 10 s/n.