SOLD FOR: $1,900.01
Make: Springfield Armory
Model: Springfield M1A
Serial Number: 091455
Caliber: .308 Win / 7.62mm
Action Type: Semi-Auto, Magazine Fed
Markings: The receiver is marked “US Rifle M1A / Springfield / Armory / 091455”.
Barrel Length: 22″, 24″ to the end of the flash hider. The flash hider is removed for California compliancy.
Sights / Optics: The gun is mounted with front sight attached to the flash hider (NOT ON THE RIFLE); this is the typical military type sight with hex screw. The rear sight is a National Match military variety sight. The rear stripper clip charger slot is filled with a mount.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock(s) is/are wood lower with a fiber glass hand guard. The wood is in very good condition with just a few nicks and mars from use. The deepest depressions are on the left side, at the receiver. The wood is Very Good overall, but has suffered storage dings and marks. The LOP is approx. 13 1/4″ from the trigger to the military style plate.
Type of Finish: Matte/Parkerized
Finish Originality: All Original
Bore Condition: The rifling is deep with just a bit of wear. The bore is bright. There is no apparent erosion.
Overall Condition: This gun retains about 90% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows surface marking to the matte finish from storage. This wear is consistent with that on the stock. There is minor wear in the bolt and op rod area. There is no rust or pitting. There are factory casting marks evident in the metal as well. The markings are clear. Overall, this gun rates in about Fine condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this gun..
Box & Accessories: There is a Springfield Armory scope mount base in the stripper clip slot. No magazine is included but the flash hider is.
Our Assessment: This is a ready to go competition quality M1A and general purpose shooting rifle; with national match sights and a bedded stock. The gun is high quality built by Springfield Armory. This gun should prove to be accurate and reliable, and will likely quickly become your favorite battle rifle. Get out there and shoot this gun. This gun does not show a lot of use, just not the best storage.