The Mum is not ground or stricken in any way. This rifle has matching serial numbers and a full royal chrysanthemum on the receiver. If I did my math right, yours is the 768,234th rifle turned out at that facility. T 38 Carbines. Was it applied by a former owner of the rifle here in the states by accident or on purpose? but is chambered in 7.7mm rather then the weaker 6.5mm caliber of the the Type 38. Nagoya - no series #6282 Less than 8500 of the T99 Long were produced in Nagoya arsenal. $8.00 shipping. (Some series … Neither my #7 series or the #8 series Nagoya M99s have chrome bores. The list goes on and no one really knows for sure and the circumstances for each rifle will be different.. The anti-aircraft sights, monopod and cleaning rod are all original and intact. OK so i picked up a couple of type 99's. Here is a real nice WWII Japanese Type 99 rifle in 7.7mm Japanese. Bolt does no match receiver, but matches itself. It is a Series 5 from the Nagoya arsenal as shown below. Discussion in 'Rifle Country' started by Joshboyfutre, Oct 12, 2017. Picked up an Arisaka Type 99 Nagoya Series 7 have pics and have questions I finally picked up my first Arisaka Type 99 at a gun show last weekend. Rifle made in the Nagoya Arsenal. There is no consistency to serial numbers or arsenal marks as the rifles were converted 7 Sep 2000 Thus, the Type 99 rifl The stock is in decent shape with no cracks or structural damage, but it does have the usual small nicks and scuffs The anti-aircraft wings on the sight are used when the sight is in the upward position. "Last Ditch" bolt with serrated bolt safety. I figured I was in the market for a new rifle, so why not pick it up! Arisaka Type 99 Nagoya arsenal late 5th series date of manufacture. Thus, the Type 38 rifle was designed in the 38th year of the reign of Emperor Meiji (1905), and the Type 44 carbine was adopted in the 44th year of his reign (1911). That's a good one, probably produced around early 1941. This WWII era Japanese Type 99 rifle is a bolt-action rifle of the Arisaka design that was used by the Imperial Japanese Army. The bayonets shown with each rifle are of the proper vintage for that rifle. , during the reign of emperor Hirohito, rifles were designated by the last one or two digits of their year of adoption according to the Japanese calendar. Colonel Nariakira Arisaka headed a commission in the 1890s and was in charge of developing a new rifle design to replace such rifles as the outdated Murata. Series 7 Type 99 Arisaka, Serial Number range 818XX. It is definitely old news that the Type 99 Arisaka is my favorite WWII rifle bar none. Nagoya Arsenal was a collection of five major military facilities located in and around Nagoya, Japan. The rifle utilized a cock-on-closing action, which improved the rate of fire from the standard Mauser cock-on-open design. T 99 Short Rifles. This rifle has matching serial numbers and a full royal chrysanthemum on the receiver. "Your rifle is a 7th series Type 99 Short Rifle produced by the Nagoya Arsenal. Enlaces externos. Lot consists of two Japanese Type 99 "Last Ditch" & Type 38 bolt action rifles. Author of "The Japanese T99 Arisaka Rifle" 2010 edition Co-author of "The Knee Mortars of Japan 1921-1945" 2011 edition Near Charlotte, NC. WW2 WWII JAPANESE ARISAKA TYPE 99 8TH SERIES NAGOYA ARSENAL LAST DITCH 7.7MM RIFLE. Arisakatype38serialnumberdates 5 Arisaka. As was so often the case with many of the nations that fought in WWII, the Japanese started to implement cost saving measures into their war instruments in order to speed up production. T 2 Paratrooper 'Takedown' Rifles This white lettering is not permanent and is easily removed. Did a homesick and bored Japanese soldier make a rising sun on his rifle? Japanese Arisaka 99 Bolt Action Rifle, 7.7x58, Nagoya, C&R, GSS, Used. Japanese Arisaka 99 bolt action rifle chambered in 7.7x58. Neither The High Road nor any of its directors, members, managers, employees, agents, vendors, or suppliers will be liable for any direct, indirect, general, bodily injury, compensatory, special, punitive, consequential, or incidental damages including, without limitation, lost profits or revenues, costs of replacement goods, loss or damage to data arising out of the use or inability to use this forum or any services associated with this forum, or damages from the use of or reliance on the information present on this forum, even if you have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Did a bored U.S. soldier on the way home make it? Lot consists of two Japanese Type 99 "Last Ditch" & Type 38 bolt action rifles. There are also opportunities to get scammed. With the outbreak of the Pacific war though, it never allowed the Japanese army to completely replace the Type 38 and so the Imperial Japanese Army used both rifles during the war. In very good condition, and totally matching including the Dustcover, we have an Early 1941 production Nagoya Arsenal made initial Production Run No Series Japanese Type 99 Service Rifle. Type 99 Arisaka Nagoya series 0 with mun; There are opportunities here to find both buyers and sellers of firearms. 00. The finish color was changed in the 5th series to a reddish orange. JAPANESE ARISAKA TYPE 99 NAGOYA NO SERIES HANDGUARD, LENGTH 16 3/8â , NO CRACKS OR SPLITS, NORMAL DENTS AND DINGS. Thus, the Type 99 rifle was adopted in the Japanese calendar year of 2599 which translates to 1939 in the Western calendar. $125.00. For reference, the first Type 99 series production began at Nagoya in August, 1939. Most of these arsenals were located in Japan, but two were located outside of Japan. $3.75 shipping. It is missing the monopod, bolt cover, and sling. The cleaning rod was missing when I got it. The chrysanthemum, is partially struck though mostly intact. When an item first arrives, I tear it completely apart to not only give it a thorough cleaning, but to photograph and document every stamp and marking. The small rod underneath the barrel is the cleaning rod in its factory resting place. The photograph on the left is of the muzzle of the Type 99. It was likely produced in the Late 1943, early-mid 1944 period. The chrysanthemum with its 16 petals was the symbol of the Japanese Emperor. 00. These next two photographs are of the anti-aircraft rear sight that is found on the Arisaka Type 99 rifle. Do not deal with someone who is wiling to break federal law by shipping to anyone but an FFL. Only about 38,000 of the long version were produced: 8,000 at Nagoya and 30,000 at Toyo Kogyo between summer of 1940 and spring of 1941 when production was switched to the much more … Aircraft sights are missing wings. The 7th series is the middle/end of the transition period between early and late (last ditch) configuration. Registered Member. Overall condition is fine with a nice bore and is complete with original cleaning rod. The bayonets shown … A Nagoya series four all matching in great shape and a great shooter as well. The Type 99 rifle Arisaka or Type 99 short rifle ... Only about 38,000 were produced, 8,000 at Nagoya and 30,000 at Toyo Kogyo between summer of 1940 and spring of 1941 when production was switched to the much more common new Type 99 short rifle of which millions were made. Like the early Type 99 short rifles, these rifles all were made with a monopod, Anti Aircraft lead arms on the rear sight and a dust cover. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register. In 1933 the serial numbering system was replaced by a system in which rifles were numbered in blocks, or series, of 100,000 at a time. Pacific-War44. T 38 Long Rifles. P. O. Ackley tested all the various military rifles from that era and concluded that the Type 99 … T 100 Paratrooper 'Takedown' Rifles. Your rifle appears to be an early type 99 model of 1939, built at the Nagoya arsenal. Bolt does no match receiver, but matches itself. This white lettering is not permanent and is easily removed. Here is a complete Nagoya Arsenal Type 99 (Series 5) stock set for an Arisaka rifle. 06-02-2015, 06:23 PM #3. Hello all, So yesterday I was at a gun show and picked up this type 38 arisaka, full mum and no import marks. T 38 Short Rifles (Reworks) T 38 Folding Stock Carbines (Test Type 1) T 44 Calvary Carbines. In 1933 the serial numbering system was replaced by a system in which rifles were numbered in blocks, or series, of 100,000 at a time. As a collector of WWII rifles and seeing the condition of the bore as well as the full stock I would probably go up to $800 for it. The white lettering is not original and I added this to the rifle after it was fully cleaned and inspected. $55.00. EARLY TYPE JAPANESE TYPE 99 ARISAKA RIFLE WITH BAYONET Description: Early Type 99 - Model of 1939 is a bolt action rifle with 27 inch barrel chambered in 7.7 Jap caliber. The top of the receiver is marked with an … 2 screws if short. The initial production rifle was made only by Nagoya Arsenal and Toyo Kogyo under Kokura Arsenal supervision. Mum has been obliterated. I like the striped wood on this rifle, the bore is in surprisingly good shape though on this series rifle not … Some rifles have been found with the defacing marks not even touching the chrysanthemum and it is thought that the person doing the defacing could not bring them self to destroy a mark of the emperor. Either way, at the end of the war when the Japanese surrendered their weapons to the Allies, they destroyed this marking. It was the intention of the Imperial Japanese Army to replace the Type 38 with the Type 99 by the end of the war. The Type 38. $109.95. The anti-aircraft wings on the sight are used when the sight is in the upward position. Still trying to figure that one out, both arsenals used the same markings. Mum has been obliterated. The Type 99 rifle is considered to be a very solid weapon and having one of the strongest receiver assemblies of any military rifle of its time. They include  Mukden in China and Jinsen in Korea. A Japanese collector found me one for approx. The Type 99 rifle is based on the earlier Type 38 Japanese rifle but is chambered in 7.7mm rather then the weaker 6.5mm caliber of the the Type 38. The Type 99 was not spared this fate and by the end of the war, even the metal buttplates were being made from wood. Like the. We can also see in this picture that the Japanese chrysanthemum also referred to as mum for short, has been removed. Yours looks real nice, good bluing. "Last Ditch" bolt with serrated bolt safety. The Type 99 also featured a quick release bolt and antiaircraft sights, as well as a rotating bolt(dust) cover and monopod. If it's only good, then $200. These next two photographs are of the anti-aircraft rear sight that is found on the Arisaka Type 99 rifle. The photograph on the left is of the bolt assembly and the picture on the right is of the trigger guard assembly. $3.75 shipping. All matching 2nd series Nagoya Type 99 rifle sells for 1000.00 Ole "grey blanket" as you guys call him had this at auction, it ended last night. What you have there is, in fact, a Type 99 LongRifle. Aircraft sights are missing wings. Type 97 - Model of 1937 Nagoya Arsenal ... 7.7 Japanese. Free shipping. The photograph on the right is of the top of the receiver. Also, Front band will have 3 screws for long rod. Factory markings are of the Toyo Kogyo. Here is a real nice WWII Japanese Type 99 rifle in 7.7mm Japanese. The Type 99 featured on this page was made at the Nagoya arsenal and is a late 5th series rifle. The Type 99 rifle was manufactured at nine different arsenals. This one even has the Dust Cover remaining, that is usually the first thing to go because they rattled. 8,331 8. Would of originally had a monopod and all the good stuff. Firing Pin Cut #_____ Made in mid-1944. Bolt Action Rifle, MFG 1939, Series 4 Nagoya, Dust Cover, Prestine Mum, Monopod, Anti-Aircraft Sights, no Importer's Marking, Cleaning Rod, All Matching Serial Nos, Barrel Length 29.5" . WW2 japanese type 99 arisaka rifle barrel w front sight early war nice bore. I will end up taking dozens and dozens of pictures of each item. And 5th would be first Nagoya with short rod. ... Near perfect 99, mum intact with nothing else is going over $300. These next two photographs are parts from the Type 99 rifle from above. $109.95. I am a pretty avid collector of military firearms but this is my first arisaka. Colonel Nariakira Arisaka headed a commission in the 1890s and was in charge of developing a new rifle design to replace such rifles as the outdated Murata. Buy, Sell, and Trade your Firearms and Gear. I think it was manufactured late 44 early 45 probably used and he would Jima or the Philippines. Firearm Discussion and Resources from AR-15, AK-47, Handguns and more! Flhunter. Features of Arisaka Type 99 barrels for sale on eBay The barrel of the Type 99 Arisaka was unique at its time of fabrication, seeing it was the only chrome-lined barrel in existence then. (A) Type 99 Series 7 manufactured by Nagoya between 1939 to 1945. My rod release is the square button style. if the reader examines the left photograph closely, they will notice two sets of peep sights, indicating that the anti-aircraft sights do not need to be folded in the upward position for accurate fire. A series is a block of 100,000, serial numbers went from 0 through 99,999. Post Sep 23, 2008 #1 2008-09-23T22:17. it is my understanding that the actual accuracy when firing at aircraft was not very good due to the ability of the shooter not being able to predict the speed of the aircraft. The white highlighted Japanese symbols on the receiver indicate that this is a Type 99 rifle, or as translated would read 99 type. In excellent condition, and totally matching, we have an Early 1942 production Nagoya Arsenal made 1st Series Japanese Type 99 Service Rifle. To learn what I used for the white lettering please click, AI4FR                                                                                                       AI4FR. ... A Type 99 Nagoya Arisaka. Your thoughts? There are several neat variations found in the 7th series. Overall condition is fine with a nice bore and is complete with original cleaning rod. Here is a photo of an early Type 99, a 31st series Toyo Kogyo Type 99 made in 1940 (on top) compared to a 7th Series Nagoya late war rifle made in 1944. This is a discussion on A Type 99 Nagoya Arisaka within the Collectors forums, part of the Firearm Forum category; I traded for this Nagoya made T-99 several years ago to complement my T-14 Nagoya Nambu. This WWII era Japanese Type 99 rifle is a bolt-action rifle of the Arisaka design that was used by the Imperial Japanese Army. However, keep in mind that not all Type 99 barrels have this chrome lining; the feature was discontinued mid-war. It is matching, including dust cover. Although The High Road has attempted to provide accurate information on the forum, The High Road assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of the information. $69.95. Japanese Arisaka Type 99 Bolt Action Rifle Description: Japanese Arisaka Type 99 Bolt Action Rifle, series 4, manufactured at Toriimatsu factory of Nagoya Arsenal, serial # 6294xx mis-matched bolt, cal. In this photograph we can see the metal buttplate at the end of the stock, the sling attachment loop and an unknown circle marking. They include  Mukden in China and Jinsen in Korea. Arisaka Type 99 Nagoya arsenal late 5th series date of manufacture. (A) Type 99 Series 7 manufactured by Nagoya between 1939 to 1945. Bayonet made in the either at the Tokyo Arsenal prior to 1936 or the Kokura Arsenal after 1936. We recommend the following: 1. It produced various Japanese army and air war equipment during World War II including the Arisaka Type 99 rifle.Specific arsenal facilities were built, for example, in Atsuta, Chikusa, Takagi, and Toriimatsu.. Toriimatsu. However, keep in mind that not all Type 99 barrels have this chrome lining; the feature was discontinued mid-war. My uncle, who was a navy officer in World War II, brought home a number of souvenirs, among which was an Arisaka Type 99 7.7mm Short Rifle with a bullet hole through its buttstock. I have inspected a #4 series Nagoya M99 without a chrome bore and a #6 that had a chrome lining. This rifle was made at Nagoya arsenal and is a series 7. T 99 Concentric Circle Marked Short Rifles. Being that this is a 5th series rifle and Nagoya went to series 12 during the years of 1939 to 1945, a rough guess would place the age of this rifle some where around 1942. Nagoya Army Arsenal Jinsen Army Arsenal Imperial Japanese - Type 99 Short Rifle Data Sheet - Page 1 ... 40th Series Not Drilled 32nd Series No Rim Rt. Here is a photo of an early Type 99, a 31st series Toyo Kogyo Type 99 made in 1940 (on top) compared to a 7th Series Nagoya late war rifle made in 1944. The Type 99 rifle is considered to be a very solid weapon and having one of the strongest receiver assemblies of any military rifle of its time. The kana identifies it as a 7 series rifle. more info Quick view. Either you're using the wrong URL, or this number's been deleted! The chrysanthemum was either fully or partially ground off, or in some way defaced on rifles that were surrendered after the war. WW2 production Japans type 99 rif... on Sep 26, 2020 The Type 99 featured on this page was made at the Nagoya arsenal and is a late 5th series rifle. The Type 99 rifle would have been outfitted with the the, The Type 99 rifle is based on the earlier. A little TLC removed most of the rust on the metal without destroying what was left the original finish, of which there was little to begin with. These rifles include: The Type 99 Long Rifle, the Type 99 Short Rifle, the Type 99 Carbine, the Type 99 Naval Special, the Type 100 Paratroop Rifle, and the Type 2 Paratroop Rifle. 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