What year is my Browning Hi Power 9MM?
Hi Power Pistol
|Date||Historic Information||Serial Number Info|
|1954-57||The Hi Power 9mm pistol was introduced in 1954.||70000-80,000 Accurate production figures are unavailable.|
|1958||In 1958 Browning kept better records of the Hi Power pistol, so the serial number ranges are more accurate||80001-85276|
When was the Browning Hi Power made?
|Manufacturer||Fabrique Nationale (FN) John Inglis & Co. Browning Arms|
How much is a Browning Hi Power 9 mm worth?
|$1,500.00||9MM LUGER BROWNING HI POWER||about 7 hours ago|
Why was Browning Hi Power discontinued?
In February 2018, Browning announced its Hi-Power pistols are no longer in production. When Browning was commissioned by Belgium’s FN to create a new military sidearm, the design required an all new approach because he’d sold the 1911 patents to Colt.
Is the Browning Hi Power a good gun?
The Real Guns testers concluded that, “The Browning Hi-Power is the perfect pistol for anyone who likes the 1911 form, but wants a 9mm with greater magazine capacity, but not appreciably larger bulk. It is easy to shoot, easy to maintain and… (it’s) a significantly refined firearm.”
What’s the serial number on a Browning Hi Power?
In 1969 Browning started using two digits for the date of manufacture which was followed by a four digit code that identified the type of Auto-5: C=Hi-Power This was then followed by the serial number beginning with 1000. Example: 69C1000 = A 1969 Hi-Power pistol with a serial number of 1000. T258001-261000 C=Hi-Power 1976-1997
What is the serial number on a Browning 9mm?
That serial number falls into the range of numbers 1-72250 which I can say was assigned to the Browning Hi-power from 1945-1954,and the records were not kept as to the serial numbers per year of production. You may find a more accurate production year by going to the browning web-site under customer service and looking under date your Browning.
When did the Browning Hi Power 9mm come out?
You may find a more accurate production year by going to the browning web-site under customer service and looking under date your Browning. So with your High Power a quick guess would put it in the 1949-1951 range. The 9mm Hi-Power pistol was introduced to the U.S. market in 1954. Serial numbers from 1954 through 1957 are estimates only.
Where is the serial number on a Miroku Browning?
To find the year of proof of your (Post 1975) Browning or Miroku shotgun you’ll need to find the Serial Number. On most over and under shotguns this should be situated under the top lever…. and on Semi-Autos somewhere on the receiver…. In the Serial number there are two letters together – This is your date code.