Model: Stainless Gold Match II
Serial Number: K456465
Year of Manufacture: Modern
Caliber: .45 ACP
Action Type: Single Action, Semi-Automatic, Removable Magazine Fed Pistol.
Markings: The left side of the slide is marked “Kimber”, the right side is marked “STAINLESS GOLD MATCH II”, the right side of the frame is marked “KIMBER, YONKERS, NY U.S.A. / K456465”. The barrel, visible through the ejection port, is marked “.45 ACP”. The magazine is marked “Kimber” and “.45 ACP”. The factory hard plastic case is marked “Kimber”.
Barrel Length: 5”
Sights / Optics: The front sight is a black blade with a serrated face, on an integral base that is dovetailed onto the slide. The rear sight is a flat top, square notched leaf on a base that is adjustable for windage and elevation; the base is dovetailed onto the slide.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The grips are a ‘double diamond’ pattern, checkered rosewood panels that have exceptional grain and tone variation, please see our pictures. The panels only show the lightest of handling marks in the smooth portions of the diamonds. The grip panels rate in about Excellent condition.
Type of Finish: Stainless Steel; Polished Flats & Matte Rounds.
Finish Originality: Factory Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore.
Overall Condition: This handgun retains about 99% of its metal finish. The polished portions of the finish have light scuffs and scratches, mostly from storage and light handling. The gun does not appear to have been fired much outside the factory test fire. There is light wear on the barrel and guide rod from the operation. The screw heads are sharp. The markings are crisp. Overall, this handgun rates in about Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this handgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This pistol comes in its original Kimber plastic hard case, a lock, bushing wrench, owner’s manual, egg crate foam inserts, all showing light wear, rating in about Fine to an Excellent condition as photographed.
Our Assessment: This is a competition ready Kimber Classic Stainless Gold match with polished and matte surfaces which look excellent against the rosewood ‘double diamond’ grip panels. The pistol retains just about all its finish with the slightest bit of handling and wear. The sights give a quick, accurate picture, the controls are wisely located and the heavier material makes for a balanced point of aim. Included is the original box, lock, & owners manual with bushing wrench. Please see our pictures and good luck.
CA Legal or CA Private Party Transferable: This handgun CANNOT be transferred as a dealer sale in California. This handgun CAN be sold as a Private Party Transfer (PPT) at our Simi Valley shop. This does not apply to out of state residents.