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J.C. Higgins / Sears Model 31 .22 LR Semi-Automatic Rifle, Mfd 1956 C&R OK


Meet the Seller
Location (State):
California (CA)
California


Member For:
12 Years 7 Months
AUCTION CLOSED
WINNER: j*******9
HIGH BID: $155.01
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Payment Method:
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Shipping Fee: $25.00

Auction: 10964405

Auction Type:
Penny Auctions Basic
NRA Grade:
Good
Current High Bidder:
j*******9
History:
63 Bids ($0.01 starting bid)
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Bid Increment:
$0.01
Auction Start:
(March 22, 2012 07:24:28 PT)
Auction Ended:
(April 5, 2012 18:06:25 PT)

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Seller's Description

Guns For Sale - J.C. Higgins / Sears Model 31 -- .22 LR Semi-Automatic Rifle, Mfd 1956 C&R OK

LSB#: 120209TA01

Make: J.C. Higgins/Sears/High Standard

Model: 31/583.3100

Serial Number: NSN

Year of Manufacture: 1956

Caliber: .22 LR, .22 Short High Velocity

Action Type: Semi-Auto

Markings: The left side of the barrel is marked “J.C. Higgins-Model 31- Pat No 2552429 / Sears, Roebuck, And Co. 583.3100”. The right side is marked “Shoots Any .22 Long or Long Rifles / or .22 Shorts , High Speed Only”.

Barrel Length: 24”

Sights / Optics: The gun is mounted with a blade in a dovetailed slot front sight, and a leaf rear sight. The elevator is missing.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The stocks are wood. There is a 1” crack behind the receiver on the right side. The wood is in generally good condition with otherwise few scratches or dings. There is no butt plate provided. The LOP measures approx. 13 ½” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttstock. The stocks rate in about Good overall condition and are ‘neat’ with the wood side plates.

Type of Finish: Blue

Finish Originality: The barrel has been blued over old surface pitting.

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is minor fouling present and some very light possible erosion.

Overall Condition: This gun retains about 50% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows wear through the blue to the pitted surface below . This is visible the full length of the barrel to the alloy receiver. The receiver finish is intact, showing some wear and scuff marks. The Screw heads are serviceable and show wear and some disfiguration. The markings are clear. Overall, this gun rates in about Fair - Good condition.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this rifle.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: None

Our Assessment: This is a great rifle to teach the kids how to show and to have some real plinking fun. A semi-auto that shoots long rifle and shorts is very useful. You will have a great time killing cans with this rifle.

CA Legal or CA Private Party Transferable: This rifle can be transferred in California and is C&R eligible.


Payment and Shipping Instructions:
Shipping:

UPS Insured shipping will cost $25. To reduce the likelihood of damage during shipping, we may disassemble long guns by removing stocks when it is possible & easy and will not damage the wood or screws. We will also break down takedowns. We have had problems with rough carrier handling breaking the stocks at the wrist, and since we have begun to disassemble, we have not had any breakage. All parts will be individually wrapped. If you would prefer to not have your item disassembled, please let us know as soon as you win the bid. We package all merchandise for shipment on the Monday following the sale.

Your item will be shipped within 1 week of receipt of good funds, usually the next day. You will receive an automatic notification with a tracking number upon shipment, to let you know that we have received funds. If you are in Southern California, you are welcome to pick your item up and complete the transfer at our shop in Simi Valley (M-F, 8-5).

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 C&R or your dealer’s license with payment. We will need CFLC 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. To help us properly apply your payment, please indicate what item you have purchased when payment and/or FFL are sent. If you would like to be notified when we receive your payment, please obtain a tracking number from your carrier. We receive about 40 checks a day and do not have the staff required to email everyone when we receive checks.

CA Sales tax applies to CA buyers (7.25%).

Layaways are offered on all items, requiring a 20% non refundable down payment within 7 days of the auction’s close and the balance within 60 days. We do not require prior notice to place an item on the layaway. No returns are accepted on layaway items and the item will be considered abandoned after 60 days.

Successful Bidder Instructions:

You will be invoiced by the morning following 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:

Money Orders,  Personal Checks,  Cashiers Checks,

Ships Using:
 United Parcel Service



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