SOLD FOR: $2600
Model: Competition, Government Model, MK IV, Series 70 / Model O
Year of Manufacture: Circa 2018
Caliber/Gauge: 9mm Luger
Action Type: Semi-Automatic Single Action Pistol with Detachable Magazine
Markings: The left side of the slide is marked “GOVERNMENT / -MODEL-”, “COLT”, “AUTOMATIC / CALIBER 9MM”, and features the Rampant Colt logo. The left side of the pistol grip is marked “VP” in a triangle and “L”. The right side of the slide is marked “COMPETITION SERIES”. The barrel is marked “-COLT 9MM LUGER NM-”. The right side of the frame is marked “COLT’S PT.F.A. MFG. CO. HARTFORD, CONN. U.S.A.” and features the serial number “9SCC05105”. The grips are marked “COLT”.
Barrel Length: 5”
Sights/ Optics: The front sight is a dovetailed red fiber optic sight at the front end of the slide. The rear sight is an adjustable Novak square dovetailed onto the rear end of the slide.
Stock Configuration & Condition/ Grip: The grips are G-10 blue and black checkered wood panels with thumb groove. There is no notable wear or damage to the grips, only light handling marks. The checkering is sharp. There are no chips or cracks. Overall the grips are in Excellent condition.
Type of Finish: Stainless Steel
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright and there is no erosion. The rifling is sharp.
Overall Condition: This handgun retains about 99% of its metal finish. There is some routine wear from past handling and storage. The screwheads are sharp. The markings are clear. Overall, this pistol is in Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The slide to frame fit is tight. The pistol features an undercut trigger guard and extended grip safety beavertail. We did not fire this firearm. As with all used firearms, it may need a thorough cleaning to meet your maintenance standards.
Box Paperwork and Accessories: The pistol comes with a detachable magazine. It is marked with the Rampant Colt logo and “COLT / CAL 9MM LUGER”, “M” and “S”. There is some minor wear but the clip remains in Excellent condition. Also included is the original box with corresponding serial number, foam inserts, instructions, orange pistol plug, NRA application, and padlock with keys. The box and its components are in Excellent condition.
Our Assessment: The Colt Competition, Government Model, MK IV, Series 70 is a Semi Automatic pistol that takes 9mm Luger rounds. This is a highly coveted pistol that can be used for either home defense or competitive shooting. It is still in Excellent condition and should serve its new owner beautifully. You do not want to miss out on this Colt!