Best Answer

The manufacturer is normally stamped on the firearm next to the model, caliber, and serial number.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2011-02-19 02:21:06
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides
See all Study Guides
Create a Study Guide

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: How do you identify gun manufacturer by serial number and caliber an d model?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

How do you identify a gun?

By model, caliber and serial number.

Will the serial number identify the caliber?

No. Serial numbers aer NOT UNIQUE. They are intended to be unique to a given make and model- but a gun can be rebarreled to a different caliber.

How do you identify a handgun with no serial number except a make finish and caliber?

Take it to a gunsmith

What is the manufacturer date of a 32 caliber Colt Serial number 71811?

Would need model to answer

Is there any way to identify a gun with just a serial number?

No. You need to know at least the manufacturer, the model, and in some cases the caliber and the approximate date of manufacture. Serial numbers were not required on firearms in US prior to 1968.

What year and caliber did ths serial number fit 841290?

It is impossible to identify a weapon with just the serail number.

Can you identify gun by its serial number?

In most cases, if you give me only a serial number, and no info on make, model, caliber, then no. A serial number is not unque, or it would be 20 numbers long.

What is the date of manufacture of an Iver Johnson revolver serial number D 85481?

Without knowing the model and caliber, we can't tell. A serial number ALONE does not identify a gun.

What is the best way to identify a notebook so that you can find the right documentation for the notebook on the manufacturer's website?

model and serial number

What is the caliber of the Winchester model 1894 rifle serial number 280707?

Virtually impossible to determine caliber by just the serial number.

Can you identify the model number of a Winchester rifle serial number 106270?

Impossible to do with only the serial number. Provide a detailed description of all features, markings, caliber/gauge, barrel length, sights, etc..

Identify gun for serial?

Basically impossible to identify with just the serial number.

Where is the date on a 32 caliber?

It probably isn't stamped anywhere on the gun. If you know the manufacturer and model, there may be a serial number. If there is a serial, there may be records which will give an approximate date of manufacture.

What caliber is a fabrica dearmas oviedo 1931serial number y8852?

Caliber can not be determined by serial number.

How do you identify a gun by serial number?

It would be almost impossible to identify a gun just by its serial number.

What is the caliber of pre 64 model 70 serial 412750?

No way to know the caliber from just the serial number

What caliber is a browning with serial number 23063?

Serial numbers do not designate calibers. Look on the brrel to ID the caliber.

What is the caliber of a s w pistol w serial 238301?

Can't tell the caliber from just the serial number.

When was this rifle made calibur 2520 serial 282219?

Several rifles were made in .25-20 caliber. The manufacturer and model number need to be identified as well as the serial to determine the date of manufacture.

What is the caliber for a 1851 navy colt serial number 107381?

It would be in 36 caliber or 44 caliber...

What model is a Hopkins and Allen handgun serial E4313?

Unable to identify model from just the serial number. Need a detailed description of all markings, type of action, finish, caliber.

I have revolver that says police 38 special on the left side of barrel the serial numbers are 401286 need to know who made this?

No way to identify maker by just the serial number and caliber.

How do you find model and caliber of rifle from serial number?

Basically impossible to do with just the serial number.

If you have a serial number for a transmission can someone identify what it fits?

with the serial number , any driveline shop will be ablle to identify the transmission

How old is your trumpet with serial number 861748?

A serial number is meaningless without knowing the manufacturer.