Swiss K31 Carbine, produced in 1948, is in very good condition with 90% original finish. 5/5 Bore. 5/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Bolt matching serial number. Magazine matching serial number. Furniture is a bright blonde and is very clean with limited handling wear. There are a few scattered medium to heavy pressure marks. Receiver finish is very dark with a few marks of finish wear on the right side and at the rear left side. Both barrel bands have dark bluing with light finish wear. Trigger plate has some finish wear behind the front screw but is mostly dark and complete. Trigger guard has very light edge wear. Magazine bluing is dark with light edge wear on the right side of the magazine body. P stamped receiver. Soldier's tag found under butt plate. Includes leather sling.
C&R Eligible. Discreet import engraving.
The Karabiner Model 1931 (K31) is a magazine fed, straight pull, bolt action rifle chambered in 7.5x55mm Swiss Gewehrpatrone 1911 (GP11) that was the standard issue rifle of the Swiss Armed Forces from 1933 through 1958. The K31 was made by Eidgenossische Waffenfabrik Bern, a Swiss federal armory, and is one of the last carbines employed by the Swiss military that is based on the designs by Schmidt and Rubin.