SOLD FOR: $1325
Make: FN Herstal
Model: Five SeveN
Year of Manufacture: 1998-present
Action Type: Single Action, Semi-Automatic, Removable Magazine Fed Pistol.
Markings: The left side of the slide is marked “FN HERSTAL BELGIUM”. The right side of the slide is marked “Five-seveN cal. 5.7×28”. The right side of the frame is marked “FN / COLUMBIA SC” and features the serial number “386367019”. Both sides of the grip feature the company’s logo.
Barrel Length: 4.75”
Sights/ Optics: Adjustable 3-dot sights with the front sight being a blade sight with white dot and the rear sight being an adjustable square notch for windage and elevation with two white dots and pinned into the slide.
Stock Configuration & Condition/ Grip: The grip is integrated into the polymer frame and features a checkered grip. The grip has some minor handling marks from past use. The checkering remains sharp. There are no cracks. Overall the grip is in Excellent condition.
Type of Finish: Black Slide and Flat Dark Earth Frame
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright. The rifling is sharp. There is no erosion. There is some old fouling that will need to be cleaned to meet your maintenance standards.
Overall Condition: The pistol retains about 99% of its original finish. The frame has MIL-STD 1913 accessory mounting rail and serrated trigger guard. There are some minor handling marks from checking for clear and respectful operation. We don’t see any signs of abuse or excessive holster wear. The screw heads are sharp and tight. Overall the pistol is in Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The fully ambidextrous safety levers function, magazine release and the slide lock all function correctly. We did not fire this handgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.
Box Paperwork and Accessories: The pistol comes with its manufacturer provided case, which features the corresponding serial number. The case has some marks from storage including some scuffs on the bottom and sticker residue on the top but it remains in Very Good overall condition. There are Five magazines included which are marked “5” and “10” on the left side and “5.7×28” on the right all of which are in Excellent condition. There is a shell casing and padlock with key included. There is a booklet titled “FIREARMS SAFETY DEPENDS ON YOU”, a safety notice from the manufacturer about using proper ammunition, a link to register your firearm with the manufacturer, and an owners manual. Finally there is a Santis holster included marked “001S8”. The holster has only a few scattered handling marks with a notable little black nick on the front. The stitching is still fully intact and the leather is not worn. Overall the holster is in Excellent condition.
Our Assessment: The FN Five-seveN is a single-action handgun that takes 5.7x28mm ammunition. It is a highly coveted firearm that is used by military and law enforcement across the globe. It is an excellent choice for home defense and shooting at the range. This exceptional handgun could be yours. Goodluck on your bid!