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Old 04-01-2020, 08:50 PM
John Beard John Beard is offline
 
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Originally Posted by Milwroad View Post
John, if you don't mind, besides an extractor what other spare parts were stored in the butt? Thanks

The M1903 spare parts kit in the butt contained an extractor, a firing pin, and a striker. All were susceptible to breakage, but not frequently. The spare parts kit was issued in every other rifle, so it served two rifles.


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