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    Yes, pictures are showing perfectly.

    Yes, pictures are showing perfectly.
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    Well, settled in on the lake in Maine, catching...

    Well, settled in on the lake in Maine, catching up on this thread.
    Very interesting to read about the RGTC rifles and their modifications. The M1 carbine sight looks quite well done.
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    My bad not relating to Peters first post. The...

    My bad not relating to Peters first post. The pipeline hack has me a week late, and still not sure of the gas supply on the way up from Fla.
    Expecting a 3 day trip at least, with gas lines at the...
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    That's great to know the history of the roll pin...

    That's great to know the history of the roll pin sight, a big improvement. Wish I had one on my rifle. I fail to see the notch on PeterN's receiver though.
    I'm going on my annual migration to Maine...
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    As I have read, the roll pin type front sight was...

    As I have read, the roll pin type front sight was a Dane replacement, and only seen on some rifles.
    Postulated that it was used by Danish home Guard as easier to see, and used in competition as...
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    The notched receiver is thought to be a Norwegian...

    The notched receiver is thought to be a Norwegian modification, as they used a self designed
    stripper clip for loading. This clip pushed the bullet tip forward a bit.
    Your rifle likely came from...
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    Sounds like some body maybe higher up made a...

    Sounds like some body maybe higher up made a decision to sell these off to CAI instead of destruction? Because it did happen. Would be great if you could find the rest of the story.
    I don't follow...
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    https://www.milsurps.com/images/imported/2021/05/D...

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    https://www.milsurps.com/images/imported/2021/05/4D9KVgbjpg1-1.jpg...
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    That is a remarkable rifle! So nice to see one...

    That is a remarkable rifle! So nice to see one close up.
    I also have an early Winchester Canadian/ Dane imported back to the US by CAI. I treasure it.
    Have read about the Sirius Dog Sled Patrol,...
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