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So I was perusing my grandfather's antique cabinet and discovered this deep in the back, much to his and my surprise. I immediately thought holy hell this looks like a Luger Pistol frame! I found out much to my delight that it looks to be, and correct me if I'm wrong, a P08. But I don't know what year and I don't know what condition would be considered in but here is some pictures. I am new to this board, but if anybody could please educate me a little bit on what I am in possession of that would be great. Thank you guys in advance.
Wood Metal Art Fashion accessory Auto part
Bicycle part Font Auto part Metal Nickel
Finger Creative arts Thumb Metal Wood
Wood Art Artifact Rectangle Metal
Wood Font Hand tool Symbol Metal
Light Gas Auto part Nickel Engineering
 

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Welcome to the forum. I believe it probably is a frame to a toy gun. It looks more like a aluminum casting than a steel milled frame. Maybe someone else has better info but that is my guess
 

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It's a frame casting with the sprues still attached. At first glance it looked like a reject someone brought home as the left side front of the mold appeared not to have filled. I don't think it's a toy.

After looking at the other pics it's all there. It's an 80% luger 🤣
 
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It is a casting. But real luger frames were made from forgings, not castings.

The 'safe' marking is interesting. The metal looks like an aluminum alloy of some sort.

Interesting item. I tend to lean towards a non-firing replica Luger part, straight from the manufacturers or caster.
 
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Good point, I had forgotten about those.
Weren't they all made by a company called Orimar in Texas? Iirc their actual products were dental equipment?
 

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The 1990 era Stoegers & Mitchells didn't say safe as I recall. The sides were bead blasted. The 80s models might have been polished and could have said safe. If so it's an 80s vintage casting.
 

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Put a magnet to it, see if it sticks. Will help to rule out some possibilities.
 
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