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  1. 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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    dad, enfield, hold, lee, no4mk1t, years
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  2. 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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  3. 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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    07-21-2014, 07:55 PM Go to last post
  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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    checks, hale, m85, manufacture, number, parker, provenance, records, serial
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    06-15-2014, 08:33 AM Go to last post
  8. 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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    05-30-2014, 05:27 AM Go to last post
  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. Sticky Thread What’s 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 it’s the 7.62mm L42 sniper...

    Started by No4Mk1(T)‎, 09-03-2008 01:29 AM
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  12. 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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  13. 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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    01-21-2014, 01:36 AM Go to last post
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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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    09-03-2013, 09:14 PM Go to last post
  17. 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
  18. 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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  19. 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
  20. 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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    04-13-2013, 08:06 PM Go to last post
  21. 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
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    07-09-2012, 06:47 AM Go to last post
  22. 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
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    11-29-2011, 07:28 AM Go to last post
  23. 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
  24. 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
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    06-26-2011, 07:16 PM Go to last post
  25. 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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    06-14-2011, 03:57 PM Go to last post
  26. 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
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  27. 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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  28. 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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  29. 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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  30. 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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  31. 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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  32. 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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  33. 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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  34. 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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    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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    The answer is YES … :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. No4 Mk1 US property marked 22 trainer

    Did they ever convert a US property marked No4 Mk1 into a 22 trainer or a 22. I have found one marked 22. I have not seen it yet, so no details. I...

    Started by grey ghost‎, Today 06:52 PM
    marked, mk1, no4, property, trainer
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  2. Enfield bolt bodies for sale on e-bay UK FAC holders BEWARE.

    It is an obvious thing to say that to acquire and posses a firearm in the UK you need to have a valid Firearms Certificate with the correct...

    Started by Buccaneer‎, Yesterday 04:37 PM
    beware, bodies, bolt, ebay, enfield, fac, holders, sale
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  3. RFI No4 Mk1/2 (T) sniper

    I recently picked up a No4 sniper that was in Indian service. I've been doing a bunch of reading here (having found nothing in print regarding Indian...

    Started by ForgottenWeapons‎, Today 01:30 PM
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  4. Scope Bracket Thumb Screw Thread

    I downloaded the drawings but canŽt make out the thumb screw thread size. I need it, as IŽll have to supply my German gunsmith with a tap when he...

    Started by villiers‎, Yesterday 01:47 PM
    bracket, scope, screw, thread, thumb
    • Replies: 3
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  5. Reducing number of No.4 Barrel grooves to speed production?

    This was bugging me. Weren't No.4 barrels broach cut with all the grooves cut all at once? Does the time savings come from simply having to...

    Started by chanman‎, 07-20-2014 05:06 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 585
    Yesterday, 08:15 PM Go to last post
  6. British Army Sniper Spotting Scopes

    I have recently managed to add to my collection a very nice swift spotting scope fresh from disposal in its original transit case complete with...

    Started by waco16‎, 07-27-2014 03:13 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 251
    Yesterday, 04:59 PM Go to last post
  7. Longbranch No4 Mark I* 6 groove barrell

    I have a No 4 Mk I* that went through an apparent arsenal rebuild in 1950. The rifle has matching bolt and receiver serial numbers, I've found the LB...

    Started by Maygyver‎, 05-16-2011 10:32 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 16
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    07-29-2014, 06:53 PM Go to last post
  8. New Manufacture No4 Barrels

    I read this on the National Match High Power forum. There is no announcement of this on Criterion's website yet, so for now, take it for what it's...

    Started by no4mk1t‎, 05-27-2014 07:28 PM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 6
    • Replies: 56
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    07-29-2014, 02:16 PM Go to last post
  9. Enfield No4 Mk 1* Savage sniper

    I picked this up from a local gun show last weekend. I wasn't sure if the rifle was real or not, but felt pretty good about the scope and mount. ...

    Started by 6pack‎, 07-27-2014 10:28 AM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 22
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    07-29-2014, 02:08 PM Go to last post
  10. 1943 LB - "A T or not a T"?

    Am interested in feedback on this 1943 Longbranch. No scope, no nothing. Just a rifle with cheek piece and pads. Have looked over the various...

    Started by mcnuttwa‎, 07-26-2014 02:59 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 358
    07-28-2014, 04:36 PM Go to last post
  11. 1 inch tubed scope for an Enfield scope mount

    Waiting for RogerŽs scope mounts to proceed through the finishing process, I realised that IŽll then need a scope to fit with a one inch tube....

    Started by villiers‎, 07-27-2014 06:41 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 154
    07-28-2014, 03:30 PM Go to last post
  12. Moved: About those bullets........

    Started by Bruce_in_Oz‎, 03-17-2014 03:26 AM
    bullets
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    07-28-2014, 06:54 AM Go to last post
  13. Savage NO 2 MK 4 stock

    Hello I need help trying to figure out what I have. It is a Savage walnut stock in a NO2 design. It is not a NO1 converted it is actual NO2 cut,...

    Started by modocbob‎, 07-27-2014 05:08 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    savage, stock
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 237
    07-28-2014, 05:25 AM Go to last post
  14. No. 32 scope mounts now going for $850?

    No. 32 scope mounts now going for $850? Enfield No. 4 Mk1(T) Sniper Scope Mount : Scope Accessories & Scope Parts at GunBroker.com Recently a...

    Started by corco‎, 07-12-2014 10:12 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    $850, mounts, scope
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 485
    07-27-2014, 07:46 AM Go to last post
  15. Continuation of 2010 post for "No 32 mk3 turrets wont turn"

    Continuation of 2010 post for "No 32 mk3 turrets wont turn" The web site asks that I post a new thread and reference the original one. No 32...

    Started by corco‎, 07-25-2014 12:55 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 168
    07-25-2014, 05:51 PM Go to last post
  16. Getting the most accuracy from a No. 4 MK1*

    Sirs, I recently purchased a 1943 Long Branch No.4 MK1* serial no. 33L8897. The rifle seems to be in excellent condition with a bright, sharp 2...

    Started by sigman2‎, 04-28-2010 08:42 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    accuracy, horton info, horton sticky, mk1
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 17,594
    07-25-2014, 04:02 AM Go to last post
  17. Fore-end Collar

    I know that the omission of the fore-end collar has been extensively discussed, but I still cannot understand the general theory, as there only seem...

    Started by villiers‎, 07-21-2014 04:44 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 478
    07-24-2014, 10:24 PM Go to last post
  18. R.E.L Scout Regiment scope (the green vulcanized rubber ones) for sake on eBay

    In case anyone is looking to complete their Canadian CES here are a few Scout Regiment scopes I found online for sale. 1944 Canadian Telescope,...

    Started by corco‎, 07-21-2014 10:04 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 534
    07-24-2014, 05:39 PM Go to last post
  19. No 4 Mk 1 (T) just the rifle...without scope and mount... just sold for $2,078.00.

    No 4 Mk 1 (T) just the rifle...without scope and mount just sold for $2,078.00 on GB. IMHO - Quite an unexpected price point. I did not bid on...

    Started by corco‎, 07-16-2014 03:30 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 631
    07-23-2014, 10:45 AM Go to last post
  20. Unusual HV Stamp Location?

    Here are some pictures of the butt socket of my No.1 MK VI. Is the stamp on the upper right the High Velocity ammunition MK VII (HV) stamp? Was...

    Started by ottershaw‎, 07-23-2014 09:07 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 133
    07-23-2014, 09:53 AM Go to last post

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