Got a great Rifle for My Sons Birthday

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Got a great Rifle for My Sons Birthday

Postby 2k05gt » Sun, 07 Sep 2014 23:20:55

I picked up a Springfield M1 Garand for my Sons Birthday.

It's a March 1945. Springfield, Mostly Correct..
I am excited about the Original WWII Barrel and Lockbars..
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Receiver - S/N 3566157 (D 28291 35) (March 45)
Barrel - 3 SA 3 45 (March 45 Original) MR=2 TR=4
OP Rod - D35382 3 SA [4/41-10/42]
Bolt - 8528287-SA Z-1 (1950's Bolt)
Trigger housing - D28280-16-SA [1945 Correct]
Trigger Guard - Stamped, milled hook. No markings. [1945 Correct]
Hammer - C46008-8 SA [1945 Correct]
Safety- SA-11 [1945 Correct]
WWII Lockbar Rear Sights [1945 Correct]
Stock - "SA/SHM Col. Steven H. MacGregor" USGI [Correct ?? ]
Gas Cylinder - .575-.580 inch front sight base, flat top on rear ring, unmarked. [1945 Correct]
Gas Cylinder Lock Screw - Return poppet valve, cross shaped slot. "P", large hexagon [1945 Correct]
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Re: Got a great Rifle for My Sons Birthday

Postby MarcSpaz » Mon, 08 Sep 2014 01:19:39

That's a clean rifle! He's a lucky guy. I hope he takes care of it.


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Re: Got a great Rifle for My Sons Birthday

Postby ShotgunBlast » Mon, 08 Sep 2014 05:51:36

That's one heckuva present! Lucky guy!

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Re: Got a great Rifle for My Sons Birthday

Postby Snakester » Mon, 08 Sep 2014 19:21:19

Now that's SWeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeT !!! :thumbsup: :thumbsup: :thumbsup:


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Re: Got a great Rifle for My Sons Birthday

Postby 2k05gt » Mon, 08 Sep 2014 23:48:26

MarcSpaz wrote:That's a clean rifle! He's a lucky guy. I hope he takes care of it.


He will, He loves the Garand and the history behind it. it was the first rifle he shot many years ago and has always
wanted one.
"A gun is like a parachute, if you ever need one and don't have one, you'll never need one again"
Calling Illegal Aliens “Undocumented residents” is like calling a Drug Dealers “Unlicensed Pharmacists!”


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1942 German K98 (Russian Capture)
1943 M1 Garand Winchester
1943 NPM M1 Carbine
1943 Tokarev SVT 40 Tula
1943 Izhevsk Mosin Nagant DDR
1944 Izhevsk Mosin Nagant M44 Carbine
1945 M1 Garand Springfield
1943 Remington 1911A1
1956 Sino-Soviet SKS
1965 XM16E1 Retro-Build
1958 Remington 870 Wingmaster
WASR-10 Kalashnikov AK-47 Romanian
Smith & Wesson M&P-15 Patriot Series
Smith & Wesson M&P-40
Ruger SR9

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