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Old 02-11-2019, 04:39 PM
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Originally Posted by Mr Hanky View Post
Here she is, "Field Grade" M1C. I finally have one of the rifles that's the exception to the standard. It's a pretty nice rifle.

If someone could help me post individual pictures to here from Imgur I will but until then this is the only way I know.
Mr Hanky, is this a matching base to the serial of the rifle? This is interesting staking. It looks like the original staking was from a soft receiver that was subsequently restaked like a hard receiver. Just wondering if this might be an example of some SA rework when they were trying to correct accuracy problems. The base would have been from a hardened receiver. The staking of a pin and the other stakings look like maybe they were trying to figure out how they wanted to do it going forward.
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