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  1. Post Sticky Thread Lithgow Rifles Survey

    For those members here that own Lithgow Rifles and are not members on Gunboards, I am currently conducting a survey on Year of Manufacture, Serial...

    Started by muffett.2008‎, 04-10-2015 06:24 AM
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  2. Post Sticky Thread Parker Hale M85 Serial Number Checks & Provenance on Manufacture (Records)

    Parker Hale M85 Serial Number Checks & Provenance on Manufacture 01-30-2014 02:57pm Chosenman, Steve, 00245F - Hand built and...

    Started by Gil Boyd‎, 02-06-2014 08:00 AM
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  3. Thumbs up Sticky Thread Would like my DAD to hold a Lee Enfield No.4Mk1(T) after 70 years

    Hi, it was suggested on the forum a little while back, that I should try to get a No 4 Mk 1 T owner to visit my dad so that he could after 70 years,...

    Started by IanS‎, 04-14-2014 03:03 PM
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  4. Sticky Thread Long Branch serial number listing

    Greetings, fellow Enfield collectors! Limpetmine here limpetmine1@gmail.com With permission from ansleyj at Gunboards, I have been...

    Started by limpetmine‎, 09-26-2009 12:31 PM
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  5. Sticky Thread 90L LongBranch Sniper rifles serial/scope list

    I just picked up 90L8099 rifle with REL mk3 scope number 62-C. Since there is a definite likely serial range for these rifles and scopes, would there...

    Started by stencollector‎, 03-23-2014 01:52 PM
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    90l, list, longbranch, rifles, serial or scope, sniper
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  6. Arrow Sticky Thread Lee Enfield Sights (Slideshow)

    Thought this may be of interest, and maybe a candidate for a 'sticky' Used by the HBSA at the imperial War Museum <iframe...

    Started by Alan de Enfield‎, 05-12-2014 05:16 AM
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  7. Question Sticky Thread Do you have a 1950 Long Branch?

    If you have a 1950 dated Long Branch, I need some information please: 1. what are the first 3 digets of the serial #? eg.) 91L6 2. Is the...

    Started by Lee Enfield‎, 12-08-2006 11:25 AM
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  8. Sticky Thread A study of No.4 Mk.I "Trials" rifles: information requested!

    We've discussed these in numerous threads over the years and the other day I finally got irritated enough by the 'information diaspora' to start an...

    Started by Surpmil‎, 09-27-2014 12:37 PM
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  9. Sticky Thread Whatís your Lee Enfield Holy Grail?

    What is your Lee Enfield Holy Grail? That one Enfield you have or would just about give anything to have and why? For me itís the 7.62mm L42 sniper...

    Started by No4Mk1(T)‎, 09-03-2008 01:29 AM
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  10. Lightbulb Sticky Thread Service for L42A1, Enforcer, Envoy and L39A1 Owners.

    Folks, I am in the fortunate position of being able to check out the serial number listings for the L42A1, Enforcer and L39A1. As a service to...

    Started by Simon‎, 03-15-2009 03:50 PM
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  11. Sticky Thread Looking to buy that No32 'scope.........

    If you have spotted a likely looking No32 telescope on Ebay, there’s a chance that the only view you’ll get of it is the outside – all newly painted...

    Started by Peter Laidler‎, 01-26-2013 11:58 AM
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  12. Lightbulb Sticky Thread Lithgow No1 MkIII* HT Sniper Rifle Survey

    Lithgow No1 MkIII* HT Sniper Rifle Survey Just looking at my profile and making a couple of changes (a bit older, plus a career change...) and...

    Started by Son‎, 10-26-2008 08:42 AM
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  13. Sticky Thread Photograph of rare Canadian Telescopic Rifles from WWII (Expert opinions wanted)

    I recently came across a photograph of my grandfather from his scout-sniper training course at Camp Borden. It's dated for January 1945. I am going...

    Started by CheesyCigar‎, 06-11-2012 05:10 PM
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  14. Arrow Sticky Thread Viewpoint - British Army Contract for L96A1 Sniper Rifle (by Gil Boyd B.E.M)

    The following article is published with the kind permission of member, Gil "gil9713" Boyd B.E.M (click here). On behalf of MILSURPS.COM members,...

    Started by Badger‎, 01-12-2014 01:47 PM
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  15. Post Sticky Thread History of Small Arms Limited (October 1943 - March 1946)

    I don't think I have a lot of specifics for this period other than this '46 doc. Specific (official) info/documentation on the development and...

    Started by Bullseye4mkI*‎, 01-29-2012 07:09 PM
    1943, 1943march, 1946, arms, history, limited, march, october, small
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  16. Arrow Sticky Thread How to zero a Lee Enfield (Video by Riflechair)

    How to Zero the Lee Enfield Rifle - YouTube

    Started by Badger‎, 11-25-2013 08:04 AM
    enfield, lee, riflechair, video
    • Replies: 1
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    11-25-2013, 08:41 AM Go to last post
  17. Announcement Sticky Thread Jay Currah's Lee Enfield Web Site

    Hello everyone ... :) As many serious Enfield collectors know, Jay Currah's excellent webs site about the Lee Enfield Rifle, disappeared from the...

    Started by Badger‎, 09-20-2013 06:37 AM
    currah, enfield, jay, lee, site, web
    • Replies: 9
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    09-26-2013, 02:01 PM Go to last post
  18. Arrow Sticky Thread Lee Enfield Story (Wallaceburg Museum)

    Wallaceburg Museum Video (Republished here with the kind permission of Alan Mann)

    Started by Badger‎, 02-26-2013 10:32 AM
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  19. Post Sticky Thread History of Long Branch Arsenal

    I got a ton of LB info y'all might be interested in…. Technically LB was a Crown corp in 1940, with the Government being pretty much the...

    Started by Bullseye4mkI*‎, 01-29-2012 01:55 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    07-12-2013, 08:39 PM Go to last post
  20. Arrow Sticky Thread Weedon Royal Ordnance Depot

    Weedon Royal Ordnance Depot - Military Surplus Collectors Forums

    Submitted by Badger‎, 06-11-2013 06:43 AM
    depot, ordnance, royal, weedon
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  21. Arrow Sticky Thread Comparing the Lee Enfield No.4 Mk1, No.4 Mk1* & No.4 Mk2 Rifles

    Comparing the Lee Enfield No.4 Mk1, No.4 Mk1* & No.4 Mk2 Rifles (Videos by MILSURPS.COM member "JollyGreenSlugg") <script...

    Started by Badger‎, 02-26-2013 12:28 PM
    comparing, enfield, lee, mk1, mk2, no4, rifles
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    05-22-2013, 04:09 AM Go to last post
  22. Sticky Thread Survey of Lee-Metford Mk. II*, Late Lee-Metford Mk. II and Derived Conversions

    Survey of Lee-Metford Mk. II* Rifles, Late Lee-Metford Mk. II Rifles and Converted Derivative Rifles. Moderator, would it be possible to sticky...

    Started by coggansfield‎, 01-10-2013 12:24 PM
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  23. Post Sticky Thread .22 Enfield's (Collection Photo Essay)

    :beerchug: With thanks to Advisory Panel member Lance, there's an excellent new series of photo essay posts which may be found in the The Lee...

    Started by Badger‎, 12-20-2009 08:37 AM
    collection, enfield, essay, photo
    • Replies: 1
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    07-09-2012, 06:47 AM Go to last post
  24. Sticky Thread Lee Enfield On-line Knowledge Libraries (Index of Articles)

    On-line Knowledge Libraries containing entries relating to Lee Enfield arms, accessories, ammunition, and accoutrements. Lee Enfield Knowledge...

    Started by Badger‎, 11-29-2011 07:28 AM
    articles, enfield, index, knowledge, lee, libraries, online
    • Replies: 0
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  25. Arrow Sticky Thread Guns and Ammo Review on the L42A1

    Was searching the Internet on the L42A1 sniper rifle, and came across this Guns and Ammo Review on the L42A1. I have added the link below.:thup: ...

    Started by DanL96a1‎, 11-27-2011 10:02 AM
    ammo, guns, l42a1, review
    • Replies: 4
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    11-27-2011, 02:45 PM Go to last post
  26. Arrow Sticky Thread Wood Goes To War (1942-1943)

    WOOD GOES TO WAR (1942-1943) With thanks to member Patt14 No2 for locating this video ... Original Forum Thread (click here) :thup: A film...

    Started by Badger‎, 06-26-2011 07:16 PM
    war, wood
    • Replies: 0
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  27. Question Sticky Thread Long Branch Experimental Serial # EX2 ....

    I have a friend who is a casual collector, but actually more of a shooter than anything else. He's got a small and varied collection, but he's had...

    Started by Badger‎, 05-25-2011 09:04 AM
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    branch, ex2, experimental, long, serial
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  28. Post Sticky Thread Index of Peter Laidler's on-line series of articles.......

    Capt. Peter Laidler is the senior Armourer in the UK Military, now retired, but based as a Technical Officer at the UK Military Small Arms School. On...

    Started by Badger‎, 11-14-2009 11:57 AM
    articles, index, laidler, online, peter, series
    • Replies: 0
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  29. Post Sticky Thread Fundamentals of Small Arms Weapons (WWII U.S. Training Films)

    Fundamentals of Small Arms Weapons (WWII U.S. Training Films) These combined videos demonstrate the mechanics of pistols, rifles and machine guns....

    Started by Badger‎, 11-04-2009 12:47 PM
    arms, films, fundamentals, small, training, weapons, wwii
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  30. Post Sticky Thread Infantry Weapons and their Effects (WWII and Korean era U.S. Training Films)

    Infantry Weapons and their Effects (WWII and Korean era U.S. Training Films) "Infantry Weapons and Their Effects" is an official WWII era...

    Started by Badger‎, 10-11-2009 04:31 PM
    effects, era, films, infantry, korean, training, weapons, wwii
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  31. Post Sticky Thread Welcome .... Please Read First!

    One of the very first polls started by Stevo when this site first opened in the fall of 2006, was titled Milsurps Interests Poll (click here). The...

    Started by Badger‎, 07-24-2008 07:23 AM
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  32. Announcement Sticky Thread Lee Enfield Collector Web Sites

    "Mouse Click" on any LINK to open a new browser window to any web site If you know of others, please email the link to badger@milsurps.com

    Started by Badger‎, 07-21-2008 09:05 AM
    collector, enfield, lee, sites, web
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  33. Question Global Thread Help: What is the Advisory Panel Review & Validation Service?

    <center><img src="http://www.milsurps.com/images/advisory_panel_reviewed_medium.png" alt="This item has been reviewed by members of the Milsurps...

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  34. Question Global Thread Help: How do I use the classifieds system to buy and sell items?

    We understand you may be impatient to get on with placing your advertisement, but we would ask that you please read this post carefully, in order to...

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  35. Question Global Thread Help: Why are my images from Photobucket, ImageShack etc. copied to milsurps.com?

    Answer: For your own protection and to help preserve them for future research by all members ... :thup: The reason we capture and store all...

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  36. Question Global Thread Help: How do I show pics from Photobucket, Flickr, ImageShack etc. on milsurps.com?

    The following tutorial was created for the benefit of our members by Milsurps Moderator cafdfw (Harlan). On behalf of all of our membership, I'd...

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  37. Question Global Thread Help: How do I upload pictures to my posts for storage on milsurps.com?

    The following tutorial was created for the benefit of our members by Milsurps Moderator cafdfw (Harlan). On behalf of all of our membership, I'd...

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  38. Question Global Thread Help: Can I access the milsurps.com site from dial-up, cell phone, iPhone or Blackberry?

    The answer is YES Ö :beerchug: With the evolution of technology, many of our very active members want to keep current viewing our forums using...

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  1. What have i done?

    They say never buy the story, they say never buy unseen. However when something is miles away and the price is not too outrageous one has to take a...

    Started by Robert303‎, 06-08-2015 12:21 PM
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  2. .144x37 tpi thread form help

    I've been looking at turning a rear sight leaf spring screw for a 1915 bsa No.1Mk.3* but have had no luck finding the thread form for the .144x37tpi...

    Started by Lucite‎, 05-27-2015 02:40 PM
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    form, thread, tpi
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  3. Interesting MLM

    Hi all: I'm curious about this Lee Metford--it is an 1892 production, Mk I*, which at some point supposedly went back for conversion to 2, I assume,...

    Started by boltaction‎, 06-28-2015 01:52 PM
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  4. Irish acceptance markings?

    Did the Irish Defence Force ever use any kind of acceptance mark indicating that a piece of equipment has been accepted into service? Did they have...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 06-22-2015 01:00 PM
    acceptance, irish, markings
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  5. As-issued Lithgow #3 - or #3*

    Attached are (or should be!) some pics of an old SMLE I've had for 30 years or more. It's really beat-up, obviously spent some time in a...

    Started by bob4wd‎, 06-26-2015 06:46 PM
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  6. Question re Long Lee butt marking--pics up

    Hi all: I just acquired a MLE Mk I*, manufactured B.S.A. & M. 1896. It is all matching, with buttstock M&D marks for issue to Canada's Dep't of...

    Started by boltaction‎, 06-27-2015 11:39 PM
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  7. Bubba's Accuracy?

    I often thought that one aught to own at least one 'sporterized' / 'Bubba'd' example if you have 8-10-a dozen military examples. Ultimately...

    Started by lngstrt‎, 06-27-2015 11:31 PM
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  8. Moved: Off topic 1911 but British Issue

    Started by Simon P‎, 06-27-2015 02:53 PM
    1911, british, issue, topic
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  9. Parker Hale #4 sight for No. 4 Lee Enfield

    Anyone using a Parker Hale #4 sight on their No. 4 Lee Enfield. If so, please provide pictures. Keith

    Started by cprher‎, 06-27-2015 01:01 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    enfield, hale, lee, parker, sight
    • Replies: 10
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    06-28-2015, 04:27 AM Go to last post
  10. Australian LITHGOW collectors

    Can you please tell me the rare/sought after/collectable etc etc Lithgow butt socket marks and/or dates. I saw a huge tub full of Lithgow No1...

    Started by Peter Laidler‎, 06-24-2015 01:36 PM
    3 Pages
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  11. Something a Little More Light Hearted

    Could I ask the members of the forum for some help? We see discussions about 'Bubba'd' rifles and about sporters I was wondering what was out there....

    Started by Robert303‎, 06-20-2015 04:23 AM
    2 Pages
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  12. Unsporterize an Enfield No.4 Mk.1

    Hey guys. I bought a No4 Mk1 Long branch of Gun broker not to long ago and it has been sporterized. Its a damn shame. I want the full, long fore...

    Started by AFlyinfr1dge‎, 05-30-2015 11:21 PM
    4 Pages
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  13. Ultimate Addition to your L42A1 CES?

    Those of you lucky enough to own an L42 with a complete CES might be interested in adding this item: Full Bore Rifles - The Devizes Gunsmith

    Started by waco16‎, 06-24-2015 05:31 PM
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    06-25-2015, 07:47 PM Go to last post
  14. A curious No5 - ROF 1945

    So I put a deposit down on this one today, picking it up soon. I'm not that great with the No5 but noticed the bolt knob and the incorrect double...

    Started by aussietomcatter‎, 06-24-2015 09:29 AM
    2 Pages
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    1945, curious, no5, rof
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    06-25-2015, 07:16 PM Go to last post
  15. L42 Loop Pattern/1907 pat sling

    Do any of you gents have any examples of the 1907 pattern sling used on the L42 which carries 70's or 80's marks? I recently read an article which...

    Started by chosenman‎, 06-25-2015 04:12 PM
    l42, loop, pat, pattern or 1907, sling
    • Replies: 4
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    06-25-2015, 06:24 PM Go to last post
  16. Buttstock replacement on a 1950 Long Branch

    I have a 1950 LB that came with a "S" short buttstock. I normally like to leave things alone and not swap parts on such a well fitted rifle. However,...

    Started by therno‎, 06-15-2015 08:17 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    1950, branch, buttstock, long, replacement
    • Replies: 17
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    06-24-2015, 10:27 AM Go to last post
  17. Lee Enfield vs P14

    Someone on this forum must have the definitive answer to this question: What was the specific reason(s) for the British Government not...

    Started by cprher‎, 06-17-2015 03:10 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
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    06-23-2015, 06:12 PM Go to last post
  18. Question about firing pins.

    I recently bought a Lee Enfield No.4 Mk1/2, and although it seemed to perform very well at the range, I noticed some of the primers were slightly...

    Started by rge0012‎, 06-19-2015 10:53 PM
    3 Pages
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    firing, pins, question
    • Replies: 21
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    06-23-2015, 09:40 AM Go to last post
  19. Help with Australian Pattern 1918 Scope

    Hi All , My name is Jim and I am a newbie to the forum and computers in general . I have acquired a Australian Pattern 1918 Sniper scope ...

    Started by bison-j‎, 06-20-2015 06:57 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 294
    06-23-2015, 08:02 AM Go to last post
  20. Moved: Rifle Identification

    Started by mbs4n6‎, 06-22-2015 11:30 PM
    identification, rifle
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