Rare Belgian Browning Hi-Power -- Nickel/Silver Chrome 9mm Semi-Auto Pistol 2 Mags
Make: Browning Model: Hi-Power Nickel/Silver Chrome Serial Number: 245PY46183 Year of Manufacture: 1981 Caliber: 9mm Parabellum Action Type: Single Action Semi-Auto with Removable Magazine Markings: The left side of the slide is marked “Browning Arms Company Morgan, Utah & Montreal P.Q.”. The right side of the slide is marked “Made In Belgium / By Fabrique Nationale Herstal”. The barrel is marked “Cal. 9m/m / 245PZ63457”. The left side of the trigger guard is marked “C” and the right side with 2 proofs. Barrel Length: 4 ¾” Sights / Optics: This pistol is mounted with a rear sight dovetailed into the slide and a blade front sight. Stock Configuration & Condition: The grips are black checkered wraparound rubber marked “Pachmayr Signature Model”. There are no tears in the rubber. There is a thumb rest on both sides. The grip rates in about Excellent overall condition. Bianchi “CROSS DRAW #127” Holster Type of Finish: Nickel/Silver Chrome with Gold Plated Trigger Finish Originality: All Original Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion. Overall Condition: This pistol retains about 98% of its metal finish. There are minor handling marks on the slide and frame. The trigger shows slight wear. The screw heads are undamaged. The markings are clear. Overall, this pistol rates in about Fine condition. Mechanics: This pistol has a crisp single action trigger pull. Accessories: This pistol comes with two 13 round magazines.
Assessment: This pistol has a very ergonomic grip frame, and is one of the few pistols with double stacked magazines perfect for those with smaller hands. This pistol will make a great gun for home protection or concealed carry. As one of the “Made In Belgium” Browning Hi-Power’s, the quality of this pistol is considered superior. Here is a multipurpose pistol for home, carry, range and combat. Make: Browning Model: Hi-Power Nickel/Silver Chrome Serial Number: 245PY46183, Year of Manufacture: 1981 Caliber: 9mm Parabellum