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WWII U.S. Smith Corona 1944 .30-06 Bolt Action Rifle 1903-A3 Arsenal Rebuild


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Location (State):
California (CA)
California


Member For:
12 Years 7 Months
AUCTION CLOSED
WINNER: F******y
HIGH BID: $615.26
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Shipping Fee: $40.00

Auction: 10298577

Auction Type:
Penny Auctions Basic
NRA Grade:
Excellent
Current High Bidder:
F******y
History:
51 Bids ($0.01 starting bid)
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Bid Increment:
$0.01
Auction Start:
(April 21, 2011 12:44:51 PT)
Auction Ended:
(May 5, 2011 18:15:28 PT)

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Seller's Description

Guns For Sale - WWII U.S. Smith Corona 1944 -- .30-06 Bolt Action Rifle 1903-A3 Arsenal Rebuild

LSB#: 110322RB2

Make: Smith Corona

Model: 1903 A3

Serial Number: 3644044

Year of Manufacture: Mid WWII, Rebuilt likely in late 1944

Caliber: .30-06 SPRG

Action Type: Bolt Action Rifle.

Markings: The receiver is marked "U.S. / Smith-Corona / Model 03-A3" and the serial number. The barrel is marked "R. A.", a flaming bomb and "8 44". The stock has several markings: 1) the left side of the stock above the trigger guard has an "LSA" in a rectangle (light), and at the wrist "OC" in a rectangle. 2) on the bottom side of the stock, behind the trigger guard, a large "P" and a smaller "P" in a square. There is a “BF” on top of the bolt and an “F” on the underside. There is an R on the right rear of the bolt.

Barrel Length: 24"

Sights / Optics: The gun is mounted with a hooded blade front sight marked "US" with a flaming bomb. The rear sight is the standard elevation and windage adjustable 03A3 sight.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock(s) is/are wood in good condition servicable condition. The stocks were originally oiled but are showing signs of drying out. We do not believe the wood has been sanded.

Type of Finish: Military Parkerized

Finish Originality: All original, as arsenal refurbished.

Bore Condition: The rifling is shallow but the bore is bright. There is some minor surface erosion in the grooves.

Overall Condition: This gun retains about 90% as refurbished. The balance of the finish shows just minor use/wear. The Screw heads are sharp and undamaged. The markings are clear. Overall, this gun rates in about fine to excellent as refurbished condition.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly..

Box & Accessories: There is no box.

Our Assessment: This is a good example of a WWII 1903A3 by Smith Corona. It appears to have been arsenal refinished at some point, with a mix of Remington and Smith Corona parts. The features are correct but not matching. A better than average condition 1903A3.

CA Legal or CA Private Party Transferable: This gun is California legal.


Payment and Shipping Instructions:
Shipping:

USPS Insured shipping will cost $40.

Your gun will be shipped within 1 week of receipt of payment, usually the next day and you will receive an email notification with a tracking number upon receipt of your payment to let you know that we have received it.

This gun can only be shipped to an FFL or C&R, and it will be shipped from an FFL. It is your responsibility to ensure that the gun is legal to own and receive in your area. Please include a copy of your dealer’s license with payment. We will need CLFD numbers for CA FFL’s to ship. We are FFL dealers and comply with all Federal, State and Local laws.

Payment:

Full payment on non-layaway items is required within 14 days. We accept Cashiers Checks, Money Orders, Cash and Personal Checks. No Credit Cards or electronic payments are accepted.

CA Sales tax applies to CA buyers (8.25%).

Layaways are offered, requiring a 20% non refundable down payment within 7 days of the auction’s close and the balance within 60 days. No returns are accepted on Layaway items.

Successful Bidder Instructions:

You will be invoiced the morning after the sale. This invoice will include totals for the sale and all instructions.

If you win an item and are not willing or able to complete the sale, you will be liable for 5% of the sale price.

Returns (less shipping) are accepted within 3 days of when the item is delivered with signature confirmation. Returns are very costly for both the buyer and for us, so please ask all of your questions before bidding and please be sure you can legally purchase this item.

Please leave feedback when the gun is happily received, we will leave feedback in return. If you are not satisfied, for any reason, please contact us before leaving negative or neutral feedback. (805) 285-0715

No gun should be fired without being examined by a competent gunsmith.



Payment Methods:

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Ships Using:
 United States Postal Service



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