Make: Davis Industries
Serial Number: AP258207
Year of Manufacture: Modern
Caliber: .380 ACP
Action Type: Single Action Semi-Auto, Removable Magazine
Markings: The left side of the slide is marked “Davis Industries / Chino, CA. U.S.A.”. The right side of the slide is marked “Model P-380 / Cal-.380 Auto”. The back of the grip is marked “AP258207”. The grip panels are marked with the “DI” logo. The magazine is marked with “Davis Industries / P-380 5 Rounds”.
Barrel Length: 2 ¾”
Sights / Optics: This pistol has a groove rear sight and a small blade front sight.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The grips are black rubber with DI logo. The grips rate in about Excellent overall condition.
Type of Finish: Black Teflon
Finish Originality: All Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion.
Overall Condition: This pistol retains about 99% of its metal finish and shows just a hint of handling. The markings are sharp. Overall, this gun rates in about Excellent and LNIB condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We have not fired this pistol.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This pistol comes in the original box along with the owner’s manual. The box is marked with the matching model and serial number. There is tape on the box, but otherwise it is in Excellent condition, as is the owner’s manual.
Our Assessment: Davis Industries, one of the “Ring of Fire” gun companies, was one of the most prolific producers of inexpensive pocket pistols in the USA from 1982 through 1998. This small pistol will be great for home protection .
CA Legal or CA Private Party Transferable: This pistol is NOT on the California “roster of certified for sale handguns”, and can only be transferred to a California resident as a private party transaction (PPT) at our shop in Simi Valley. This does not apply to out of state buyers.
|Payment and Shipping Instructions:|
USPS Insured shipping will cost $15.
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, 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. 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.
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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.
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