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Old 06-26-2018, 08:16 PM
Rick the Librarian Rick the Librarian is online now
 
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The rule of thumb is that any SA-marked M1903 in the 1.29M range is most likely a Rock Island receiver.

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Old 06-26-2018, 11:16 PM
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Mr. Beard,
I know some RIA receivers were not marked with their serial number, and later sent to Springfield Armory where they were assembled, and SA added their serial numbers to these receivers, well over 1 mil range. Way over what you would expect to see on a RIA receiver.

Do you have any idea how many of these RIA receivers were stamped with such high numbers?

About 918.


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Old 06-26-2018, 11:20 PM
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Mr. Beard , Junior Samples will be MAD . Bob

Why should he be mad? He's the one who put them there!


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Old 06-27-2018, 12:31 AM
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About 918.


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Appreciate the clarification.
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