The production of the Recoilless Shotgun began in 1993. This shotgun ceased production in 1995. There were two lengths: 27" and 30" models.
To locate where your serial number is located, you will need to refer to your owner's manual.
|Historic Information (1993-1995)
||Serial Number Info
In 1975 Browning standardized its serial number identification which it followed until 1998.
- Serial Number beginning with 01001 at the start of each year.
- Date of Manufacture is a two digit code:
Z=1, Y=2, X=3, W=4, V=5, T=6, R=7, P=8, N=9, M=0
- Recoilless Type: 869=Recoilless Trap Shotgun
Serial Number Example:
This would be an Recoilless Trap shotgun, manufactured in 1993 with the serial number 01001.