T-Bolt 22 Rifle
The T-Bolt 22 was introduced in 1965 and went out of production in 1974. A Grade I and Grade II were offered.
To locate where your serial number is located, you will need to refer to your owner's manual. We have most owner's manuals online.
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From 1958 serial numbers were preceded by the date of manufacture.
5X=T-Bolt 22 for 1965.
Example: 5X1000 = A 1965 T-Bolt 22 rifle with serial number 1000
In 1969 Browning started using two digits for the date of manufacture which was followed by a four digit code that identified the type of Auto-5:
This was then followed by the serial number beginning with 1000.
Example: 69X1000 = A 1969 T-Bolt 22 rifle with a serial number of 1000.
In 1975 Browning standardized its serial number identification which it followed until 1998.
This would be a T-Bolt 22 Grade 1 rifle,manufactured in 1976 with the serial number 1000.