Pre Ban Heckler & Koch HK 93 .223 16” Semi-Auto Rifle HK91 HK93 G3 MFD 1981

SOLD FOR: $3,596

WOA#: WY231213LM018

Make: Heckler & Koch, HK

Model:  HK93

Serial Number:  A127744

Year of Manufacture: 1981 (IB Date Code)

Caliber: .223

Action Type: Roller Delayed Blowback Semi-Automatic

Markings:  The right side of the magwell is marked, “Made in Germany / HK Inc. / Arl. Va. 22201 / Kal. .223”.  The left and right side of the safety selector is marked, “S” and “F”.  The left side of the magwell is marked, “HK 93 A127744” with a Nitro Eagle proof, IB Date Code, and an Ulm Antler proof.  The left side of the handguard is marked, “4IA”.  The underside of the charging handle is marked, “1IB”.  The left side of the scope mount is marked “B-SQUARE”.  The right side of the buttstock is marked “2IA”.  The scope is marked “Alaskan / GUIDE” and “6.5-20X44”.

Barrel Length: 16”. 17.25” 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. The upper is mounted with a B-Square claw mount scope rail.  The rail is mounted with an Alaskan Guide 6.5-20X44 Rifle Scope.

Stock Configuration & Condition:  The buttstock is polymer with sling ring on the left side and serrated polymer buttplate.  The pistol grip is polymer with thumb rest and finger grooves. The handguard is polymer with folding bipod cutouts and nope cap with provision for bipod (not included).  The left side of the gas block has a sling ring.  The LOP measures 14” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttplate. The stock rates in about Excellent overall condition. The bottom of the pistol grip at the front has a few rub marks. Other than that the stocks are pristine.

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.  There is some minor fouling.  In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 8/10.

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 the scope mounts, the charging handle slide, and some light scratches on the left and right 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: This rifle comes with its attached scope as mentioned above.

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 HK93 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 HK93 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 HK93 is the civilian version of the G3 rifle chambered in .223/5.56 – the HK33 and HK43. The special markings on this rifle date it to the 1981 version making it all the more rare.  If you’ve ever wanted an HK93 don’t miss out on this unique opportunity!  Happy bidding!

Pre Ban Heckler & Koch HK 93 .223 16” Semi-Auto Rifle HK91 HK93 G3 MFD 1981
Pre Ban Heckler & Koch HK 93 .223 16” Semi-Auto Rifle HK91 HK93 G3 MFD 1981