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Old 08-28-2019, 09:16 AM
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Any idea when was M2 Ball lot code TW 19963 produced?
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Old 08-28-2019, 09:21 AM
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There is a sticky on this page w/ the Army Corrosive primer change over dates.

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Old 08-28-2019, 09:42 AM
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All I have is the bandolier, with the lot code. I'm just trying to date it.
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Old 08-28-2019, 09:53 AM
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Any idea when was M2 Ball lot code TW 19963 produced?
TW M2 Ball, Lot 19362 was made in December 1950

So yours was made after that date.
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Old 08-28-2019, 09:56 AM
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I’d say 1950...or early 1951.

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Thanks for the help, gentlemen. I was told it was Korean War era.
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