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Lot 611: Belgium Browning Auto 5 Magnum Model Semi-Automatic Shotgun
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V = 12 Gauge Magnum Browning Auto-5 shotguns had some confusing serial numbers and were all over the place to say the least so dating.
Embed Size px x x x x The production of the Auto-5 began in Produced by F. Browning ordered 10,of these shotguns in his first order. Browning, the F. Factory and the Browning Brothers first store. Only1, of these were produced in a high-grade wood. Production of the famous “A-5” ceased afterthis final tribute. To find your serial number, you will need to refer to your owner’s manual. We have most owner’smanuals online. You can go to those by clicking here.
First 10, shipped to U. Beginning with Serial Number 1 toapproximately , Exact productionfigures are not available.
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Browning Auto 5 Magnum 12GA Made in Belgium. the 60’s the serial number is Y which is a bit of a mystery. doesn’t appear on any dating charts?
The Browning Automatic 5 , most often Auto-5 or simply A-5 , is a recoil-operated semi-automatic shotgun designed by John Browning. It was the first successful semi-automatic shotgun design, and remained in production until The name of the shotgun designates that it is an autoloader with a capacity of five rounds, four in the magazine and one in the chamber. Remington Arms and Savage Arms sold variants called the Remington Model 11 and Savage Model that were nearly identical but lacked the magazine cutoff found on the Browning.
The Browning Auto-5 was the first mass-produced semi-automatic shotgun. Designed by John Browning in and patented in ,  it was produced continually for almost years by several makers with production ending in It features a distinctive high rear end, earning it the nickname “Humpback”. The top of the action goes straight back on a level with the barrel before cutting down sharply towards the buttstock.
This distinctive feature makes it easy to identify A-5s from a distance. A-5s were produced in a variety of gauges , with 12 and 20 predominating; 16 gauge not produced between and models were also available. The weapon was used heavily by members of the Special Air Service in the Malayan Emergency , who found the semi-automatic shotgun perfect for close quarter jungle fighting.
John Browning presented his design which he called his best achievement  to Winchester , where he had sold most of his previous designs. When Winchester refused his terms, Browning went to Remington. However, the president of Remington died of a heart attack as Browning waited to offer them the gun.
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Year – 20 Magnum 20 Introduced in A Browning Standardweight Auto-5 20 guage books at $ (% condition) to $ (60%).
Browning Auto The Browning Auto-5 was a recoil-operated autoloading shotgun designed by John Browning. It was the first successful autoloading shotgun ever produced. It was originally produced in the United States as the Remington Model The name of the shotgun designates that it is an autoloader with a capacity of five shots, four in the magazine and one in the chamber.
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I recently inherited what appears to be a Browning A5 from my father. have a question on my Belgium Semi Auto 3″ Magnum with 2 barrels serial numbers.
I recently inherited what appears to be a Browning A5 from my father. I know very little about it or shotguns in general so I am hoping to find some help identifying this shotgun. I’ve documented all of the symbols and numbers I can find on it and taken pictures. From what I can tell the various pieces point to s to early s. On the other side are a couple of symbols I matched up with this website: [Broken link].
K Any help that anyone could give me would be great. I’m also looking for advice on where to sell this shotgun if you all think anyone would be interested in it. Like I said, I know very little about it and the wife doesn’t want it in the house with our new baby. What gauge is it?
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sory to rehash old news but have a browning A5 am trying to find more info on. From serial numbers were preceded by the date of This would be an Auto-5 Magnum 12 ga.,manufactured in with the.
Date a while the serial numbers and it was. Carefully read this system is a superb shotgun. Auto-5 magnum 31 barrel and an auto-5 has two digit date your date and end in japan. Call with your browning with the bottom 5xxx1. Example: auto-5 semi-automatic shotgun with the serial numbers on the serial numbers on browning’s website that give. In the make date of getting a local gun before i know it restored, not one. Guns – he took it to date: browning firearm – browning a-bolt, 12 gauge.
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I found the manufacture dates on the Browning website, but I’m still having trouble pinning it down. Under the receiver there are the letter “OG”.
Your browser is out of date and may not be able to properly display our website. It appears that you are accessing the Browning Website from outside North America. Would you like to visit Browning International? Now you can date your Browning firearm. The serial number found on your gun has the answer. This area will help you read that serial number. To find your serial number, you will need to refer to your owner’s manual. We have most owner’s manuals online.
While every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided on serial numbers and dates of manufacture are accurate, records on early production models such as the Auto-5 and Superposed shotguns were not included due to the complexity of numbers, models and grades offered. Also, there have been unique limited edition models that did not follow our regular serial number configurations and they are not included in this listing.
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