Heckler & Koch HK 91 .308 18” Semi-Auto Rifle HK91 G3 Battle Rifle 1981

SOLD FOR: $3525

WOA#: WY221202VA003

Make: Heckler & Koch, HK

Model:  HK91

Serial Number: A036480

Year of Manufacture: 1981

Caliber: .308 / 7.62X51

Action Type: Roller Delayed Blowback Semi-Automatic

Markings: The right side of the magwell is marked, “Made in Germany / HK Inc / Arl. Va. 22201”.  The left and right side of the safety selector is marked, “0” and “1”.  The left side of the magwell is marked, “HK 91 A036480 Cal. .308” with a couple proof marks including the manufacture code, “IB” for 1981. The top of the charging handle is marked, “2IB”. The left side of the buttstock between the two takedown pins is marked, “232”.

Barrel Length: 18”. 19” with birdcage flash hider

Sights / Optics: The front sight is a hooded post.  The rear sight is an adjustable diopter drum marked 2 3 4.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The furniture on this G3 battle rifle is a G3/HK91 wood stock set.  The pistol grip is wood with finger grooves and thumb rest.  The handguard is wood with front cap and appropriate finger grooves and vent holes. The buttstock is wood/fixed with a Pachmayr Competition Rubber buttpad.  The LOP measures 16” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttstock. The stock rates in about Fine+ overall condition. There is a minor shallow nick on the left side of the handguard and an impression mark on the bottom left side.    The pistol grip is very clean.

Magazine Quantity & Condition: None.

Type of Finish:  Blue-Gray

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no visible erosion in the bore.

Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 95% of its blue-gray finish.  The screw heads are sharp and pins are unmarred. The markings are clear. There is finish loss on and below the ejection port and around the edges of the scope mounts. There is some finish loss on the top of the receiver and around the edges of the magwell.  The charging handle slide also has finish loss from the action.  Overall, this vintage rifle rates in about Fine condition.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this rifle. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: None.

Our Assessment:  If you’ve never stumbled upon one of the most highly sought after rifles in firearms history, well, now you have.  When you see that H&K logo, you automatically know you are gazing upon the highest quality standard there is in firearm history.  There is nothing like an H&K and all other copies who try to imitate the Heckler and Koch King, well, they don’t even come close.  Not even in the same ballpark.  Heckler & Koch is known for their technologically advanced firearms with the highest standards of innovation and reliability to its customer base.  The HK91 is no exception.  Developed on the same line as the G3 battle rifle, and part of a rich, diverse, and renown family of rifles, the HK91 is not only a spectacle to look at, but a shooting experience few are ever given the privilege to obtain.  The G3 literally revolutionized the industry with its roller delayed blowback system and the design has since been adopted and copied to this day for military and civilian markets.  This HK91 is the civilian version of the G3 rifle chambered in .308 or 7.62 NATO.. The special markings on this rifle date it to 1981 and is furnished with some of the most beautiful wood furniture a rifle has ever had the privilege of being dressed in.   If you’ve ever wanted an HK91 don’t miss out on this unique opportunity!  Happy bidding!

Heckler & Koch HK 91 .308 18” Semi-Auto Rifle HK91 G3 Battle Rifle 1981
Heckler & Koch HK 91 .308 18” Semi-Auto Rifle HK91 G3 Battle Rifle 1981