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Thus, it is unlikely that your father's HP is marked with Nazi "waffenamt" abbrv. Your father's pistol should have a "PV" proofmark which signifies being proof tested for smokeless aka "nitro" powder. March 21st, , Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del.
All times are GMT The time now is For the British, the type proved useful as a paratrooper and special operative sidearm for its high-capacity magazine and proven an-stopping capabilities over that of their standard issue revolvers. Local production was taken up in Canadian factories and dispersed to awaiting forces within time.
As the war ended with the Nazi defeat in , FN factories began free production of the Hi Power once again. The war had proven the Browning design as reliable, rugged and capable.
Such was its impression upon the British that British Army adopted the type as their standard sidearm in Beyond this some 90 total nations took delivery of the weapon for various military, security, police and civilian roles. The Browning Hi-Power was produced through several variations that featured different trigger systems, fixed or adjustable sights and even an optional fixed wooden holster stock to improve aim.
Early production forms included a version that fitted a tangent rear site while later production models were witnessed chambered for. As a final design, John Browning no doubt left a lasting legacy of gunsmithing in his Hi-Power. Join Date Dec Posts Sometimes it is very hard to date these as there were various contracts and depending on the country the numbers were all over the place and repeated Sponsored Links Remove Advertisements.
Join Date Dec Posts 1, There will be more identifying markings under the grips. A couple of photos of what is under there will hlp with identification.
Removed the grips and I don't see any identifying marks on the frame. There are a number of marks on the inside of the grips.
I own a FN High Power, 9MM, SN 65XX. Is there any way to lihazoqefe.tkng. com/support/date-your-firearm/lihazoqefe.tk Best, Chris. The Browning Hi Power is a single-action, semi-automatic handgun available in the 9mm and S&W calibers. It is based on a design by American firearms.
At that point in time, contract im Powers were specially marked.