What is the 725 shotgun in real life?
The new Citori 725 is the evolution of John M. Browning’s legendary B25 Superposed, now with the modern performance advantage of a low-profile receiver.
What does superposed shotgun mean?
Yes, the term means one on top the other. The Browning Superposed models are very good quality Belgian made guns. A pleasure to shoot and a joy to own.
When was my Browning Citori made?
Citori Over/Under Shotgun
|Date||Serial Number Info|
|1973-75||H=12 ga. N=20 ga. Later the code was changed to J=both gauges 37=1973 47=1974|
|1976-1997||Serial Number Example: 1000RT153 This would be a Citori 12 ga. 3″ Gr.1 Hunting, manufactured in 1976 with the serial number 01001.|
Which barrel fires first on a Browning Citori?
Barrel seleCtor Barrel selection can be made only when the “safety” is in the on safe position. Sliding the barrel selector to the left reveals an “O” that indicates the top barrel (over) will fire first. Sliding the barrel selector to the right reveals a “U” that indicates the bottom barrel (under) will fire first.
What over/under shotgun should I buy?
8 of the Most Underrated Over / Under Shotguns of All Time Blaser F16. The Germans built a stout over / under in the Blaser F16. Browning Citori Hunter Grade 1. Buy a Citori and you’ll likely never let it go. Franchi Instinct L. The Instinct L is an easy-to-carry field gun. Mossberg Silver Reserve II. Remington 3200. Ruger Red Label. TriStar Setter S/T. Winchester 101.
What is the difference between Browning Citori and citori 725?
The 725 has a way different feel than the older citori models. The 725 is more low profile and slimmer like a beretta than the older sale of big and blocky. But yeah other differences are the chokes and the triggers.
How long will a Browning Citori last?
A citori can be rebuilt indefinitely and will shoot for over 100 years when maintained. It should go 50k rounds of target loads before it needs a rebuild. It could be more or less if you properly or improperly lube the hinge points. The Cole’s of Browning = Art’s Gun Shop first, Midwest Gunworks second.
What is the best browning citori?
The most famous Citori is probably the Lightning field gun. The standard Grade I Lightning comes with a select, checkered, American walnut stock and forend and light scroll engraving on the receiver. The stock has a durable glossy finish and the metal finish is a high luster blue.
What was the first automatic shotgun?
The Remington Model 11 was the first auto-loading shotgun made in the United States. Savage Arms also licensed the design from Browning and produced it as their model 720 from 1930 to 1949, and their model 745 with an alloy receiver and two-shot magazine from 1941 to 1949.
How do you know when your gun was manufactured?
Check the manufacturer’s website. Once you’ve determined the model, go on the manufacturer’s website to find which year the gun was made, from the digits following the dash. In this instance, 331-12345 was manufactured in the year 2007.
What is a Browning Citori worth?
|$2,199.99||BROWNING CITORI BRN 013 5303005 725 CIT FLD 12 26 3IN SSO78669||New|
|$3,129.99||BROWNING CITORI BRN 018 0553009 725 CIT HR SPT 12 32 SSO22933||New|
|$3,829.54||BROWNING CITORI BRN 018 0027009 725 CIT PRO SPT20 32AC ZAG0180027009||New|
Can I look up a gun serial number?
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) is legally authorized to track firearm ownership with a gun serial number. They do so through the ATF National Tracing Center. You’ll find online sites that claim to be able to track gun ownership with a serial number.
Can you dry fire a Browning Citori?
My gunsmith tells me it’s okay with Beretta O/Us but Citori pins are more brittle and shouldn’t be dry fired. At least not very often. In engineering terms it’s bad practice with any gun unless you use snappies or something else for the pins to strike on.
Which barrel shoots first in an over under?
Most over / under shotguns let you select which barrel fires first. It’s an important feature because you should select the bottom barrel to fire first because that’s the barrel that gives you the most straight-back recoil so there’s less recovery necessary for the follow-up shot.
Where is the Browning Citori made?
The Citori is marketed and distributed by the Browning Arms Company in Morgan, Utah. It is manufactured for Browning by the Miroku Corporation in Nangoku, Japan.