What year was Mossberg 46B made?

What year was Mossberg 46B made?

All I can tell you about the 46B is that it was made between 1938 and ’49 according to our Mossberg model database. As I understand it, firearms were not required to be stamped with serial numbers until the Gun Control Act of 1968 so I wouldn’t be surprised if it didn’t have one.

How old is Mossberg?

About 102 years (March 1919)
O.F. Mossberg & Sons/Age

How long has Mossberg been making rifles?

O.F. Mossberg & Sons

Type Incorporation
Industry Firearms
Founded March 1919
Founder Oscar Frederick Mossberg and sons
Headquarters North Haven, New Haven, Connecticut , United States

Where is the model number on a Mossberg shotgun?

It’s on the left side of the receiver, right above the trigger group. If you’ve installed a sidesaddle on the gun, it’s underneath that and you won’t be able to see it.

Is Mossberg a good brand?

In short: The Mossberg 500 is one of the best pump-action shotguns on the market today. There’s a reason these have been around for so long: they’re affordable, reliable, tough, and functional. Richard Douglas is a firearms expert and educator.

Are Mossberg Patriot rifles any good?

Although the rifles might not be what they’re known for, the Mossberg Patriot is great for a beginning hunter. The synthetic stock will reduce your felt-recoil and make you more comfortable, while the trigger pull weight is light enough to break with barely a touch.

Is Mossberg going out of business?

NORTH HAVEN, CT – Mossberg announced today that they will begin selling its products factory-direct to international distributors on November 1, 2019. Mossberg and Essex have mutually agreed to terminate their business relationship, effective immediately.

Where is serial number on Mossberg 500a?

The serial number on the Mossberg 500 is on the left side of the receiver, just below the trigger group pin.

Do Mossberg shotguns have serial numbers?

Mossberg serial numbers are typically 7-characters. They have a letter prefix and then 6 numbers, like this: A123456 or Z654321. ALPHA comes before BRAVO, and 100000 comes before 900000.

Is Mossberg a quality gun?

Why are Mossberg rifles so cheap?

They have a well engineered product. Funded by government contracts during the Vietnam era, they were able to develop the 500 into the gun it is today. Reliable and cheap to produce. Other designs were similar, or at least they used the same design philosophies.

When did the Mossberg 46b B come out?

The Mossberg 46B(b) was made in 1947 to 1949. It is a bolt action tube fed .22. It is the same as the 46B made between 1938 and 1946 but with a Mossberg S130 receiver sight. I know this is late info, but what the heck.

What was the last model of the Mossberg rifle?

O. F. MOSSBERG Models Years manufactured and years discontinued Rifles —Pistols –Shotguns Model Type Action Year Introduced Year Discontinued Model Type Action Year Introduced Year Discontinued 4 Shot Pistol

Is the Mossberg model 46b a Plinker rifle?

The old Mossberg rimfires are said to be very accurate. This one has a nice bore and solid action, and ought to make someone a Great plinker. CA Legal or CA Private Party Transferable: This C&R eligible rifle can be transferred in California. Payment and Shipping Instructions: UPS Insured shipping will cost $35.

What kind of gun is a Mossberg 26C?

26C Same as 26 B with different sites 1938 1941 190 D 16 gauge bolt action 1955 1958 30 Low Priced Rifle with peep 1933 1935 195 12 gauge bolt action 1954 1955