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Thursday, January 30, 2020 | History

7 edition of Uncle Dan Lefever found in the catalog.

Uncle Dan Lefever

Robert W. Elliott

Uncle Dan Lefever

Master gunmaker

by Robert W. Elliott

  • 210 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by A priori Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • D.M. Lefever Arms Company,
  • Lefever shotguns,
  • Lefever, Daniel Myron

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11630814M
    ISBN 100961657510
    ISBN 109780961657512
    OCLC/WorldCa50551951

    Many collectors[ who? It would have been fun to go bird hunting with the guy, but if you outshot him ISBN Copyright includes, but is not limited to, print media, microform and electronic media, such as CD-ROMS and online computer services. This is due to the final call of the auctioneer and the operator not being able to re-open that lot. This firm made primarily breechloading double shotguns.

    Any risk of loss or damage to the item s during transit via FedEx, or any other carrier, in excess of the insurance provided by or purchased from Morphy, is at the risk of the buyer. Common requests are: -stock bending to suit your particular requirements -addition of any specified butt pad to increase length of pull -alteration of chokes to suit your shooting preferences -lengthening of chambers and forcing cones -darkening stock color with penetrating stains -restoring any part of the gun including rust blue, charcoal blue, bone and charcoal case color, wood restoration and checkering recuts. His remains are interred, with his wife who died inin Woodlawn Cemetery in Syracuse. Please contact our Customer Service team for more information or to obtain a quote. The last guy wanted that gun. Please note that when a lot carries a reserve, the reserve is usually somewhere below our low estimate.

    That's not all that unusual, but he pretty much demanded acquiescence to his desires. They built long-range rifles which were used in the American Civil War. According to the book Uncle Dan Lefever by Elliot, page 50, the I Grade was created as a product for mass merchandisers and discounted to a lower price in its contemporary DS Grade. Every effort is made to ensure those descriptions are accurate and that they fully disclose any exceptions to condition. Concerning E.


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Lefever Arms Company

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Learn more International shipping and import charges paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. Please allow hours post auction to receive your official invoice from Morphy Auctions. April 26—27, Please see all of our fine Vintage Firearms on this website.

LeFever Arms Co. They continued to make fine hammerless shotguns, but could not compete with the larger Lefever Arms Company. After that Ithaca acquired the Lefever name. It is unique. I'll also shoot an old Model 12 like he did, just for the hell of it.

Uncle Dan Lefever Master Gunmaker

Syracuse, NY. In they moved to Ohiofirst in Defiance and within a year in Bowling Green. Only if you kissed his The Nitro Special action was entirely designed by Ithaca and bore no resemblance to any Dan Lefever design. Coins, Currency, Jewelry and Watches — We accept cash, wire transfer, check, certified checks and money orders only.

His dialogue I think is wonderful. Learn More- opens in a new window or tab Any international shipping and import charges are paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. I have often wondered if I'd have liked Hemingway if I had met him. It locks up tight as new, the checkering is not worn, and the geese on the sides and the printing on top the barrels is excellent.

I have never talked to someone who has. Patent dates are stamped on the bottom of the frame, the latest being Ithaca Gun Co.

Thanks for looking! They can be found cheap if you have the patience to wait.The Paperback of the Best Guns by Michael McIntosh at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Lefever: Uncle Dan's Doubles 5. Ithaca: The Guns from Fall Creek 6. Remington Model The Hard-Times Wonder This book—a reprint of the original edition—offers an in-depth look at some of the most sought-after game in the Brand: Derrydale Press.

Mar 30,  · Welcome aboard,LeFever. "Uncle Dan" LeFever made some of the best shotguns ever made. Many are still in use today. Some of his designs were built to compensate for wear. So, they are as tight today as they were when new.

He also pioneered some some barrel technology, including choke tapers, overboring, long forcing cones and other esoterics. Jan 26,  · InLefever listed it for $, and it continued to cost that until at least It’s estimated that Lefever built around a thousand B grades, and each one was a custom made shotguns.

According to the book “Uncle Dan. Master Gunmaker” by Robert Elliott, Lefever’s catalog stated the following about them. Apr 27,  · Art, I went for years thinking the Baker, L.C.

Smith and the Uncle Dan LeFever shotguns were true sidelocks. Since you state you owned Bakers. Aug 27,  · "Uncle" Dan Lefever was one of the greatest gun designers of his, or any, time. Like many great designers and engineers, he was a poor businessman. He founded several companies, all of which eventually fell on hard financial times.

May 11,  · The LeFever Arms Collectors Association is “dedicated to the study, collection, and preservation of Lefever firearms.” A noble endeavor, and they host the Uncle Dan LeFever Cup, an annual trap shoot where shooters must use LeFever guns.

This year the Uncle Dan Cup will be held June at Hausmann's Hidden Hollow in Friendsville, Pennsylvania.