Are there Luger replicas?
All Luger 45 models produced in after 2020 will be manufactured differently with some internal components modified for streamlining manufacturing. No functional changes will be made, but new guns will be different from exact replicas of the 1907 Model made before 2020.
How much does a modern Luger cost?
The Luger pistol is still sought after by collectors both for its sleek design and accuracy, and for its connection to Imperial and Nazi Germany. It is one of the most collected pieces of militaria, with collectors purchasing them for prices ranging from $34,500, and $1,000,000.
Are there serial numbers for Third Reich lugers?
The chart referred in Railsplitters post was based on the known serial numbers at the time, if you have one outside the range reported in third reich lugers you will find that Mr Still ( Jan) would be most interested. Could you provide pictures of the proofs on the right hand receiver and a picture of the full serial number with suffix letter.
Are there any deactivated 1917 German luger guns?
Deactivated 1917 German Luger by Efurt with full matching numbers:: Here`s a very good looking 1917 Luger, full matching numbers apart from the mag, made by Efurt. Very good original finish, not been re-finished and we just love the original wood grips.
What’s the serial number on an imperial Luger?
Complete serial number tables can be found in Jan Still’s “Imperial Lugers” and “Third Reich Lugers”, respectively. Commercial serial numbering began with 1 in 1901, and continued to the 92,000 range in 1921.
What was the serial number for a Mauser Luger?
According to Jan Still’s “Third Reich Lugers” the 42 code 1940 Nazi military Mauser lugers ran from 7700z to 7000n. So there is a block of 10,000 pistols without a letter suffix. This block would have been manufactured after the last “z” and before the first “a” suffix blocks.