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BSA Prefix Codes for Airguns and Rimfire Rifles

Prefix Letters
 Model Details
 Date Of Production
 ANo.1 Light Pattern Standard .177 1936 - 1939
 ACadet .177 1945 - 1946
 ABuccaneer Rifle .177 1977
 AABuccaneer Rifle .177 1977 - 1983
 AARSupersport Rifle .25 1997 -
 AASSpitfire .25 1999 - 2005
 AN240 Magnum Pistol .22 1994 - 2001
 AP240 Magnum Pistol .177 1994 - 2001
 APHSuperstar .25 1991 - 2001
 ARSupersport Rifle .177 1997 -
 ASSpitfire Pre-charge .177 1999 - 2005
 AWCMercury 635 Magnum .25 1985 - 1987
 AWRAirsporter Stutzen .25

 1992 - 2001

 AZR 

Airsporter RB2 .22 
   
 BBreakdown Pattern .177 1932 - 1939
 BCadet .177 1946 - 1947
 BACadet .1771947 - 1951
 BCCadet .177 1951 - 1962
   
 CStandard Club No.4 .177 1936 - 1939
 CCadet Major .177 1947 - 1949
 CPiled Arms Centenary 1982 .177 & .22 1982
 CACadet Major .177 1949 - 1955
 CCCadet Major .177 1955 - 1962
 CSBSA Standard Club .177 and No.4 Club 1930 - 1936
   
 DBuccaneer .22 1977 - 1983
 DABuccaneer .22 1977 - 1983
 DE77Defiant .177 
 DE22Defiant .22 
 DM22Dynamax .22 2009 - 2011
 DM77Dynamax .177 2009 - 2011
 DNSuperTEN .177 & SuperTEN Bull Barrel .177 1996 - 2008
 DNSuperTen Sporter .177 & Bull Barrel .177 1996- 2008
 DPSuperTen .22 & SuperTen Bull Barrel .22 1996 - 2008
 DRSpitfire .22 1999 - 2005
 DSSupersport .22 1986
 DSLightning & Lightning XL 
   
 EClub .177 1948 - 1950
 EAAirsporter/Club .177 1950 - 1954
 EBAirsporter MK I .177 1955 - 1957
 ECAirsporter MK I .177 1956 - 1962
 EDAirsporter MK I/MK II .177 1959
 EEAirsporter MK II .177 1959 - 1965
 EFAirsporter MK III .177 1966 - 1968
 EGAirsporter MK III/IV .177 1968 - 1969
 EKAirsporter MK IV .177 1969 - 1971
 ELAirsporter MK V .177 1971 - 1974
 EMAirsporter MK VI .177 1974 - 1979
 ENAirsporter MK VI .177 1979 - 1983
 EPAirsporter 'S' MK I .177 1979 - 1983
 ERAirsporter 'S' MK II .177 1983 - 1985
 ESAirsporter 'S' MK III .177 1985 - 1986
 ETAirsporter Stutzen & Carbine .177 1985 - 1986
   
 FMartini International MKI Light Pattern 1950 - 1954
 FBMartini International MK I Left Hand 1953 - 1959
 FCMartini International MK II Heavy Barrel 1954 - 1957
 FDMartini International MK II Light Pattern Left Hand 1954 - 1959
 FGMartini International MK IV & ISU Right Hand Light 1969 - 1973
 FGMartini International MK 5 Heavy Barrel 1973 - 1981
 FHMartini International MK 5 ISU Heavy Barrel Left Hand 1971 - 1981
   
 GAirsporter MK I .22 1948 - 1954
 GAAirsporter MK I .22 1954 - 1958
 GBAirsporter MK I .22 1956 - 1958
 GCAirsporter MK I & Transitional to MK II.221958 - 1959
 GDAirsporter MK II .22 1959 - 1965
 GEAirsporter MK II .22 1965 - 1967
 GFAirsporter MK II .22 1967 - 1968
 GGAirsporter MK III .22 1968 - 1969
 GIAirsporter MK IV .22 1969 - 1971
 GJAirsporter MK V .22 1971 - 1974
 GKAirsporter MK VI .22 1974 - 1979
 GLAirsporter MK VI .22 1979 - 1983
 GMAirsporter 'S' MK I .22 1979 -1983
 GNAirsporter MK VII .22 1983 - 1986
 GPAirsporter 'S' MK II .22 1985 - 1986
 GRAirsporter Stutzen + Carbine .22 1985 - 1986
 GSGoldstar .22 1991 -2004
 GS77Goldstar SE Multi Shot .177 (Pre-Charged) 
 GS22Goldstar SE Multi Shot .22 (Pre-Charged) 
 GSS77Goldstar SE Single Shot .177 (Pre-Charged) 
 GSS22Goldstar SE Single Shot .22 (Pre-Charged) 
 GTGoldstar .177 1991 - 2004
   
 HP17 Military Rifles Sporterized .30'06 Springfield 1949 - 1953
 HAP17 Military Rifles Sporterized .270 Winchester 1949 - 1953
 HAArmatic Self Loading Rifle .22 Rimfire 1966 - 1969
   
 JSportsman Single Shot Bolt Action .22 Rimfire 1947 - 1950
 JSportsman Single Shot Bolt Action .22 Rimfire 1953 - 1955
 JASportsman Single Shot Bolt Action 1950 - 1951
 JBSportsman Single Shot Bolt Action 1951 - 1952
 JCSportsman Single Shot Bolt Action 1952
 JDSportsman Single Shot Bolt Action 1952 - 1955
   
 KMerlin MK I .177 Junior Air Rifle 1962 - 1964
 KSportsman Five .22 Rimfire Rifle 1948 - 1953
   
 KAMerlin Junior Air Rifle .177 MK II 1964 - 1968
 KASportsman Five .22 Rimfire Rifle 1950 - 1952
 KBSportsman Five Rimfire Rifle 1951
 KCSportsman Five Rimfire Rifle 1951 - 1952
 KDSportsman Five Rimfire Rifle 1951 - 1955
   
 LLight Pattern Standard Air Rifle .177 1919 - 1936
 LMerlin Junior Air Rifle .22 MK I 1962 - 1964
 LSportsman Ten .22 Rimfire Rifle 1949 - 1950
 LAMerlin Junior Air Rifle .22 MK II 1964 - 1968
 LASportsman Fifteen Rimfire Rifle 1950 - 1954
 LBSportsman Fifteen Rimfire Rifle 1951
 LCSportsman Fifteen Rimfire Rifle 1951
 LDSportsman Fifteen Rimfire Rifle 1951
 LESportsman Fifteen Rimfire Rifle 1951 - 1955
 LER-10 MK2 Anniversary Ltd Edition .177 & 22 (150 made) 2011 - 2012
 LS22Lonestar .22 2008 - 2011
 LS25Lonestar .25 2008 - 2011
 LS77Lonestar .177 2008 - 2011
   
 MCadet Major .177 1947 - 1948
 MP.14 Military Rifles Sporterized .303 Calibre 1949 - 1953
   
 NMeteor MK I .177 1959 - 1962
 NAMeteor MK II .177 1962 - 1966
 NBMeteor MK II .177 1962 - 1968
 NDMeteor MK II + Super Mark I .177 1967 - 1969
 NEMeteor MK III + Super Mark II .177 1969 - 1973
 NGMeteor MK IV + Super Mark III .177 1973 - 1979
 NHMeteor MK V + Super Mark IV .177 1979 - 1994
   
 PMartini Model 12/15 1947 - 1955
 P1Polaris .177 & .22 
 PHSuperstar .177 1990 - 2004
 RMartini Model 13 1932 - 1939
 RAScorpion Pistol .22 1972 - (Recalled)
 RBScorpion Pistol .22 1972 - 1994
 RHSuperstar .22 1990 - 2004
 R22R - 10 MK1 .22 
 R77R - 10 MK1 .177 
 RL22R - 10 MK1 .22 Left Hand 
 RL77R - 10 MK1 177 Left Hand 
 R225000 +
R - 10 MK2 .22 (Seial No. 5000 Upwards) 
 R775000 +R - 10 MK2 .177 (Seial No. 5000 Upwards) 
 RL225000 +R - 10 MK2 .22 Left Hand (Seial No. 5000 Upwards) 
 RL775000 +R - 10 MK2 .177 Left Hand (Seial No. 5000 Upwards) 
 RLSE77R10 SE .177 Left Hand 
 RLSE22R10 SE .22 Left Hand 
 RLSE25R10 SE .25 Left Hand 
 RLT77R TEN .177 Left HandSept 2020 -
 RLT22R TEN .22 Left HandSept 2020 -
 RLT25R TEN .25 Left HandSept 2020 -
 RSE77R10 SE .177  
 RSE22R10 SE .22 
 RSE25R10 SE .25 
 RT77R-TEN .177Sept 2020 -
 RT22R-TEN .22Sept 2020 -
 RT25R-TEN .25Sept 2020 -
 RTH77R10 Thumbhole .177  
 RTH22R10 Thumbhole .22 
   
 SBSA Improved Mod D with Double Intercepting Safety Sear Patt 30338/10 .177 & .22 Standard, Ligh, Junior + Juvenile 1911 - 1917
 SBSA Standard No 2 Air Rifle .22 1919 - 1936
 SSupersport & Lightning & XL's Air Rifle GAMO made version 
 SRalock Self Loading Sporting Rifle .22 Short Rifle Cartridge 1947 - 1951
 SSupersport Five Bolt Action Rifle .22 Long Rifle Cartridge 1955
 SASupersport Five Bolt Action Rifle .22 Long Rifle Cartridge 1955 - 1958
 SBSupersport Five Bolt Action Rifle .22 Long Rifle Cartridge 1955 - 1966
 SCSupersport Five Bolt Action Rifle .22 Long Rifle Cartridge 1966 - 1967
 SE22Scorpion SE.22 2011 -
 SE77Scorpion SE.177 2011 -
 SSScorpion Single Shot .177 & .22 
 STScorpion T10 .177 & .22 
   
 TBSA Standard No2 Air Rifle .22 1936 - 1939
 TRalock Self Loading Sporting Rifle .22 Long Rifle 1949 - 1951
 TMeteor Air Rifle MK I .22 1959 - 1962
 TSurfix Letter On BSA Super Sport Five Sporting Rifle Designating Tangent Rearsight 1957 - 1962
 TAMeteor MK II .22 1962 - 1966
 TBMeteor MK II .22 1966 - 1968
 TDMeteor MK II (Super Mk) .22 1967 - 1969
 TEMeteor MK III .22 & Meteor MK III (Super MK II .22) 1969 - 1973
 TGMeteor MK IV .22 & Meteor MKIV (Super MK III .22) 1974 - 1978
 THMeteor MK V .22 & Meteor MKV (Super MK IV .22) 1979- 1993
   
 UMartini International MK I Right Hand1950 - 1953
 UAMartini International MK I Left Hand 1952
 UBMartini International MK I Right Hand (Improved Ejection) & Left Hand1953
 UCMartini International MK I Light Weight Right Hand 1953
 UDMartini International MK I + MK II Mixed 1953 - 1960
 UEMartini International MK I + MK II Mixed 1953 - 1960
 UFMartini International MK II 1960 - 1968
 UGMartini International MK II 1961 - 1968
 UMUltra Multi Shot .177 & .22 
 USUltra Single Shot .177 & .22 
 USE77Ultra SE .177 
 USE22Ultra SE .22 
 USE25Ultra SE .25 
   
 VCentury Bolt Action Target Rifle 1955 - 1961
   
 W12 Gauge 'Regent Model' Shotgun made only for RAF 1940 - 1945
 WMercury Air Rifle MK I .177 1971 - 1973
 WCadet Air Rifle .177 1949 - 1950
 WAMercury Air Rifle MK I .177 1973 - 1974
 WBMercury Air Rifle MK II .177 1974 - 1978
 WCMercury Air Rifle MK III .177 1978 - 1985
 WEMeteor MK6 .22 
 WEComet .177 & .22 
 WHMercury 'S' Air Rifle 1980 - 1985
 WRAirsporter RB2 .177 & .22 1992 - 2001
 WTAirsporter Stutzen RB2 .177 1992 - 2000
   
 YCadet Major Air Rifle .177 1949
 YASingle Twelve Shotgun 2 & 3/4" Chamber X 30" Barrels 1950 - 1962
 YBSingle Twelve Shotgun 3" X 30" 1950 - 1962
 YCSingle Twelve Shotgun 3" X 32" 1950 - 1962
 YDSnipe Shotgun 2 3/4" 1962 - 1973
 YESnipe Shotgun 3" 1962 - 1973
   
 ZMercury MK I .22 1971 - 1973
 ZAMercury MK II .22 1973 - 1974
 ZBMercury MK II .22 1974 - 1978
 ZCMercury MK III .22 1978 - 1985
 ZDMercury Challenger .22 1985 - 1986
 ZEMeteor MK 6 .177 1993 - Present
 ZHMercury 'S' .22 1980 - 1985
 ZRAirsporter RB2 .22 & .177 1992 - 2000
 ZTAirsporter RB2 Stutzen .22 1992 - 2000
   
 0Parke-Hale Striker .177 (same as Supersport Air Rifle) 
 0Supersport & XL .25 
 1AFirebird Pre Charged .177 2001 - 2005
 1BTechstar .177 2004 - 2007
 2AFirebird Pre Charged .22 2001 - 2005
 2ALonestar .25 2009
 2BTechstar .22 2004 - 2007
 3AUltra Multi Shot .177 
 3BSportsman HV .177 2009
 4AUltra Multi Shot .22 
 4BSportsman HV .22 2009
 5AScorpion T10 .177 & T10 Bull Barrel .177 
 5BUltra Single Shot .177 
 6AScorpion T10 .22 & T10 Bull Barrel .22 
 6BUltra Single Shot .22 
 7 -
Parke - Hale Striker .22 (same as Supersport Air Rifle) 
 7BScorpion Single Shot .177 
8B
Scorpion Single Shot .22 


BSA Prefix Codes for Centrefire Rifles

 Prefix Letters
 Calibre Model Details
 Date Of Production
1A + 1B
.22 HornetHunter Short Action 1954 - 1958
1C + C1 Regent 1958 - 1964
    
2A + 2B
.222 RemingtonHunter S.A. 1954 - 1956
2D + C2D Regent Featherweight 1956 - 1963
2J Majestic 1963 - 1966
2L Monarch 1st Pat 1966 - 1968
2M Monarch 1st Pat Heavy Barrel 1965 - 1970
2P Monarch 2nd Pat Heavy Barrel 1970 - 1973
2R CF2 1973 - 1986
    
 3B.308 WinchesterHunter M.A Viscount 1956 - 1958
 3D Featherweight Majestic

 1957 - 1963

 3F Majestic 1959 - 1966
 3L Monarch 1st Pat1966 - 1970
 3M Monarch 1st Pat 1967 - 1971
 3P Monarch 2nd Pat 1970 - 1972
 3R CF2 1973 - 1986
    
 4B.257 RobertsHunter L.A. 1956
    
 5B7x57 MauserHunter M.A Viscount 1955 - 1962
 5R CF2 1973 - 1986
    
 6B300 SavageHunter M.A. Viscount Featherweight 1955 - 1965
    
 7B.30 .'60 SpringfieldHunter L.A. Imperial 1956 - 1964
 7D Imperial Featherweight 1957 - 1959
 7E Majestic 1965 - 1971
 7G Majestic 1960 - 1966
    
    
 7L Monarch 1st Pat 1966 - 1971
    
 7M Monarch 2nd Pat 1968 - 1972
 7R CF2 1972 - 1986
    
 8B.270 WinchesterImperial Featherweight 1957 - 1964
 8D Majestic 1960 - 1966
 8E Majestic 1963 - 1970
 8L Monarch 1st Pat 1966 -1969
 8M Monarch 1st Pat 1969 - 1970
 8P Monarch 1st+ 2nd Pat Featherweight 1969 - 1974
 8R CF2 1972 - 1974
 9C.458 WinchesterEmperor 1958 - 1965
    
 10B.375 H&H.B.R.N.EImperial Unknown
    
 11A.243 WinchesterHunter/Viscount 1958 - 1966
 11B Hunter/Viscount 1957 - 1970
 11D Majestic 1959 - 1966
 11E Majestic 1960 - 1970
 11L Monarch 1st Pat 1967 - 1968
 11M Monarch 1st Pat 1967 - 1970
 11P Monarch 2nd Pat 1970 - 1974
 11R CF2 1973 - 1986
    
 12N7mm Rem MagMonarch 1st Pat 1968 - 1970
 12P Monarch 2nd Pat 1970 - 1972
 12R CF2 1973 - 1985
    
 13P.300 WinchesterMonarch 2nd Pat 1970 -1973
 14PMagnum  
 14R
 CF2 1978 - 1986
    
 15P.22 .250Monarch 2nd Pat 1971 - 1973
 15R CF2 1973 - 1986

 

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