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Old 09-10-2018, 04:43 PM
rockisle1903 rockisle1903 is online now
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Default Out of the woodwork Type 2 Inland 6/44

Picked this up last weekend, supposedly another "bringback" from a vets estate...100% correct Inland, with wide band, dotted with closet paint...All parts Inland when I had it apart with blued small parts and hammer in the white.... Comments welcome...Thanks for looking...
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Old 09-10-2018, 05:15 PM
309Carbine 309Carbine is offline
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They are still out there. I found an SG tucked-away in a garage storeroom a couple of weeks ago. Had not been fired in years. Can't prove one is a bring-back without prominence, but we can always believe that it is.
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Old 09-11-2018, 11:42 AM
GotSnlB28 GotSnlB28 is online now
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Looks right to me from the outside... Nice find!
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Old 09-13-2018, 04:40 PM
mrrm mrrm is offline
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That is one fine looking Inland carbine. Those late production Inlands are some of the nicest carbines you'll find.
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Old 09-14-2018, 07:41 AM
Papahound Papahound is offline
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Very nice catch - congratulations !
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Old 09-14-2018, 09:45 AM
rockisle1903 rockisle1903 is online now
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Thanks for the comments, it is my third original as found carbine in the last two years with no sign of a restoration.... Thanks again, Mike
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Old 09-14-2018, 09:53 AM
deldriver deldriver is offline
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Location: Powell, Tennessee
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A nice authentic looking carbine right right down to the sling. It's a shame that so many of the highest selling carbines out there are both pretty and also pretty faked one way or another while carbines like this one often get little bidding respect. To each their own I guess.
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Old 09-26-2018, 05:10 PM
DaveHH DaveHH is offline
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These late carbines are out and about. Collectors have flip sight and type 1 band disease, a common affliction that makes them ignore anything that doesn't have the flip/band combo. A poorly done restoration will get them on the excitement plan faster than a type 2 band. This in spite of the fact that a type 2 band is more valuable. Carbines with all of the latest features, less miles on the gun and a better sight system appeal to me. This Inland should be run through Chris Albright's checklist from CC issue 361, it covers everything.
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