If you have any questions regarding this item, you should contact the Seller before bidding. The item featured here is hard to find. When the button is pressed, the safety is released and moves upward under spring tension. Documented examples include serial numbers 5476, 5482, 5489, 9575, 9583, 9624, 10054, 14663, 14676, 14681 Please write to us if you can add to this list. The front sight is a low profile half-moon shape.
Now pull the trigger which releases the striker and remove the magazine. I was wondering if it was a military or police who carried this gun. Postal Money Orders and Cashier's Checks ship fastest; Personal and business checks are gladly accepted but will delay shipping 7 days for clearance We know the good ones clear faster, but the bank is sometimes slow in notification of a returned check. The one I now have I got in 1993 from Paragon, a distributor. The Mauser barrel logo is stamped on the side plate just above the grip, centered between the back of the latch and the rear of the plate.
Instead, there is a second lever in the frame just over the trigger which depresses the spring-loaded catch on the back of the trigger whenever the slide is out of battery, preventing the catch from engaging the sear lever. As the magazine is withdrawn, the rear corner of the slide lock moves upward into a recess in the base of the slide, holding it open. This variation has no latch in the side plate and will be found with 9 slide serrations on each side of the slide. Some have barrel bands and some do not. Not all that good of a deal - I bought the extra mag and holster separately.
This model is referred to as the humpback version due to a hump at the top of the slide. Does the magazine have the Mauser banner stamped on the bottom? The Portuguese Contract Pistols In his book Mauser Pocket Pistols, 1910-1946, Roy G. The method of stamping serial numbers also varied, with some early examples having the complete serial number stamped on the rear of the frame, and some with partial frame serial enumeration of either three or four digits. Serial numbers began at 700001 and ran to almost 952000. The use of existing parts at the end of the war to continue production in the post war economy may explain why many minor differences are encountered in this period. There are nine triangular-cut serrations at the rear of the slide to aid in retraction.
Last 3 digits on bottom of chamber. The last three digits of that serial number are located on the bottom of the chamber stamped and the flat panel of the slide just under the muzzle electropenciled. I own phosphate pistol 949874 and its serial number is right side up. The safety lever is stamped instead of milled. Brad Simpson Publishing, Galesburg, Illinois: 2009. The curved one-piece grip is either walnut with light checkering, or black plastic.
The Mauser pocket pistol model 1914 gets it shape and appearance from the patents of the Mauser model 1907 pistol. The Japanese would normally label handgun ammunition by the firearm the ammunition was intended for rather than by the caliber or size of the round. The first is that the trigger pin is staked to the right side of the frame instead of to the side latch, so removing the side plate does not require removal of the trigger, which considerably simplifies reassembly and makes it less likely that small parts will be lost in the field. Thanks in advance for any help you may have on these items. One brief anecdote may provide some insight. From a financial investment and appreciation standpoint, it would be worthwhile to obtain the proper magazine if possible; they aren't going to get any cheaper than now.
. Many of these pistols were sent to French Indochina. The pistols were reengineered to accept the. The front lug at the bottom of the barrel and under the front sight has the last 4 digits of the serial number on one side while the other side is stamped with the crown over the letter U proof mark. These gaps may be from stopping production of the 6. The Side Latch - 1911 to 1913 Mauser 1910 Side Latch Lockwork The trigger pin and side latch have been removed and the trigger placed in its normal position.
There is no cut in the lower edge of the front of the frame beneath the barrel. At the rear of the barrel, the back lug is flat on the bottom. You're not the high Bidder until you've been notified by email that you are. Can you tell me approx what it is worth? This variation will have a curved grip and the only serial number showing will be on the slide. The 1910 New Model - 1914 to 1941 Production of the Side Latch ended in June or July of 1913 and the company spent several months tooling up for production of the New Model, which began late in 1913.