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 Post subject: Stock Check in Aisle JP
PostPosted: Sat Jan 02, 2021 7:35 pm 
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Hi Folks!

I haven’t been around Shotgun World for awhile. (Ever since my shotgunning buddy, Sluggo, moved, I’ve be back to my first shooting love, rimfires.) But today, I stumbled into a little 12 gauge I couldn’t pass up …

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It’s a J.P. Sauer & Sohn side-by-side, serial number 252957, and beyond that, I couldn’t tell you much about it. So let me show you some, hopefully, useful details …

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I’m guessing from the “Sicher” safety that this gun was produced for the domestic (German) market. Correct? But when would that have happened? And what grade was this model? Some parts _appear_ to be case colored, or is that just aging bluing? Heck, I don’t even know how the barrels are choked.

Any thoughts would be welcome. Thanks for having me back!
Dave



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 Post subject: Re: Stock Check in Aisle JP
PostPosted: Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:09 pm 
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Yes, inland German and passed thru the Suhl proof facility in May of 1930. Overhanging scear so Kerner-Anson Body Action which was a staple of Suhl mechanics. Constriction in both tubes but you will have to pattern it to determine the percentages. Blade cocking indicators.


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 Post subject: Re: Stock Check in Aisle JP
PostPosted: Sun Jan 10, 2021 5:04 am 
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ellenbr wrote:
Yes, inland German and passed thru the Suhl proof facility in May of 1930. Overhanging scear so Kerner-Anson Body Action which was a staple of Suhl mechanics. Constriction in both tubes but you will have to pattern it to determine the percentages.


Thanks! Any idea as to what grade/level of engraving this might be?

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Blade cocking indicators.


THAT'S what those things are. Doh!

Thanks again!
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