1936 BSA Break Barrel from Melbourne..  

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john
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Hi all

I've wanted one of these for years but the ones that came my way were in very poor condition so I passed on them, This one is a beauty with fantastic patina, Unfortunately that means no etching 🙁

Thegundoesshootrathersweetlythough!!

 

 

Cheers, John 🙂 

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Posted : 02/05/2019 8:52 pm
Garvin
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Nice one, John.

It was introduced as a 'budget option' in the cash-strapped 1930s. But BSA didn't skimp on the quality at all.

There don't seem to be many around that haven't been very well used.

Scans of an original owner's manual here:

https://forum.vintageairgunsgallery.com/vintage-bsa-resources/bsa-handbooks-owners-manuals-etc/#post-254

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Posted : 03/05/2019 12:54 pm
john
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Posted by: Garvin

Nice one, John.

It was introduced as a 'budget option' in the cash-strapped 1930s. But BSA didn't skimp on the quality at all.

There don't seem to be many around that haven't been very well used.

Scans of an original owner's manual here:

https://forum.vintageairgunsgallery.com/vintage-bsa-resources/bsa-handbooks-owners-manuals-etc/#post-254

Many thanks Danny 👍 

John 🙂 

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