Colt Woodsman pistol for sale online. The first reliable semi-automatic rimfire pistol. Buy Colt Woodsman pistol for sale today discreetly.
Introduced in 1915, the Colt Woodsman was the first reliable semi-automatic rimfire pistol, and one of the last pistols John Browning worked on for Colt. Originally known as the Colt Automatic Pistol, the Woodsman name came along in 1927, and it was fitting, given this pistol is perfectly suited for most any outdoor lifestyle. Though discontinued in 1977, one will eventually turn up if you look long enough. But should you find a Woodsman in good condition, be prepared for sticker shock. Today you’re probably better served with a more modern .22 autoloader, but the legacy of the semi-auto rimfire pistol started with the Woodsman.
Outstanding Colt Woodsman .22 LR semi-auto pistol. Somewhat interesting S/N falling exactly on 116,000 made in 1937! 98-99% condition throughout with some slight nicking in areas of bottom surface. 6.5″ barrel. Correct 2-tone magazine in excellent shape. Grips are superb as well. A true time capsule and a work of art.
Today there are dozens of .22LR target pistols out there on the market. You can walk into any shop in any state and find any number of Ruger, Browning, Beretta, or Walther pistols among others who all promise to scratch that rimfire itch. But nearly a hundred years ago, Colt got this concept out and perfect and before anyone else did and it came in the form of a work of art we know today as the Woodsman—quite possibly the handgun shooters most want to see made again…