Heckler & Koch HK 91 .308 18” Semi-Auto Rifle HK91 G3 Rifle Early SACO

SOLD FOR: $3830

WOA#: WY220930MH014

Make: Heckler & Koch, HK

Model:  HK91

Serial Number: A016998 / 22201

Year of Manufacture: 1976

Caliber: .308 / 7.62X51

Action Type: Roller Delayed Blowback Semi-Automatic

Markings: The right side of the magwell is marked, “Made in Germany / excl. for. SACO / Arl. Va. 22201 / Kal. .308”.  The left and right side of the safety selector is marked, “S” and “F”.  The left side of the magwell is marked, “HK 91 A016998” with a couple proof marks. The underside of the charging handle is marked, “8/3/78”. The inside of the Sling Well is marked, “4ID”.

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 buttstock on this G3 battle rifle is a G3/HK91 polymer buttstock with a sling well and bar on the left side with a cheek rest mounted to the top..  The pistol grip is polymer with thumb rest and finger grooves. The handguard is polymer with a folding bipod integrated and mounted into the front cap.   The LOP measures 15.5” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttstock. The stock rates in about Fine overall condition. There is some general wear on the polymer surfaces including some light scratches on the nose and toe of the buttplate, a light scratch on the right side of the buttstock, and some light rub wear from the bipod over the handguard.  The pistol grip is very clean.

Magazine Quantity & Condition: Two 20 round .308 G3 HK  Magazines in Fine Condition.  The one still sealed in packaging is aluminum painted black and the other magazine is Steel anodized Gray.  Both have some finish loss.

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 below the ejection port and around the edges of the scope mounts.  There is some minor spots of surface loss on the charging handle housing and one spot on the left side of the receiver.   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: Total of two magazines

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 the 1976 version early SACO making it all the more rare.  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 Rifle Early SACO
Heckler & Koch HK 91 .308 18” Semi-Auto Rifle HK91 G3 Rifle Early SACO