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    Picture of the front screw hole.

    Picture of the front screw hole.
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    Can you post some pictures?

    Can you post some pictures?
  3. The SA 28 barrel indicates that the rifle was...

    The SA 28 barrel indicates that the rifle was likely built at SA using the RIA receiver. RIA transferred a lot of parts including receivers ( finished and unfinished ) to SA during the late 20's. The...
  4. The SA DAL stands for Springfield Armory and...

    The SA DAL stands for Springfield Armory and Donald A Leary ( inspector at Springfield ). The double P's indicate a rebuild. What is marked on the top of the barrel behind the front sight?
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    I can help with the firing pin and sleeve, but I...

    I can help with the firing pin and sleeve, but I don't have a SC bolt body.
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    It's actually a "theater knife", i.e as made in...

    It's actually a "theater knife", i.e as made in the theater of operations. Made during WW2 anywhere service men had access to metal working equipment and scrap material from crashed airplanes. etc....
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    Help to ID M1922 M1 scope base

    Before listing this M1922 M1 NRA Sales rifle for sale, I would like to know who made this side mount scope base106069106070106071
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    A 1921 NM rifle would have looked just like a...

    A 1921 NM rifle would have looked just like a standard service rifle with a full length straight stock, hand guard, front bayonet band, and a rear barrel sight. The receiver sight was probably added...
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    One of the gunsmiths who frequents this forum (...

    One of the gunsmiths who frequents this forum ( chuckindenver ), recommends removing the barrel first. Once you have removed the transverse pin, and the front sight ( if you plan on reusing it ),...
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    For Sale: Krag Gallery Practice 22 caliber rifle

    WTS...M1898 Gallery Practice 22 caliber rifle made in 1907. Uses the regular Krag center fire bolt and an eccentric bore with an auxillary extrctor. Comes in a stock with an 1899 cartouche. Nice...
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    The milling cuts on the rear bridge appeared on...

    The milling cuts on the rear bridge appeared on late Remington M1903 receivers when there was trouble in developing the 03-A3 rear sight. In order to meet production schedules, Remington starting...
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    Probably not the best candidate for restoration...

    Probably not the best candidate for restoration due to the receiver sight, missing rear barrel sight, and the high cost of the stock, hand guard, and metal parts such as bands,bolts, etc.
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    With a Sedgely, without a serial number, it's...

    With a Sedgely, without a serial number, it's hard to tell what you are getting. Could be a low number. He used some , apparently after "re-heat treating" them.
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    I just noticed that you have a WW2 Smith-Corona...

    I just noticed that you have a WW2 Smith-Corona M1903-A3 part on your bolt.
  15. 1903 SRS

    Sorry, but no info. Here are the closest:

    942620 04/27/27 FT BENNING
    942791 10/10/43 USS BREESE (DM18) TO EPIC 73
  16. Thread: SRS check

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    No hit, but it is in "good company". 1026522 ...

    No hit, but it is in "good company".

    1026522 02/24/31 USMC
    1026573 08/21/31 USMC - GUANTANAMO BAY
    1026600 05/07/31 USMC
    1026723 07/12/40 USMC - PARRIS ISLAND
    1026787 ...
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    No NM with AV barrels.

    No NM with AV barrels.
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    We need pictures. Is the rear sight the same as...

    We need pictures. Is the rear sight the same as or identical to the sight on a M1903A3?
  19. That's not a bad looking base and rings ( but a...

    That's not a bad looking base and rings ( but a little pricey ). I haven't seen the real thing for sale in a long time.
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    The serial number puts it out of contention for a...

    The serial number puts it out of contention for a real M1898 carbine ( too high ). It sounds like the stock could be a real M1899C stock. You didn't mention the front sight or the hand guard, both of...
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    Is/was that a carbine? Looks like the muzzle was...

    Is/was that a carbine? Looks like the muzzle was turned down to take a bayonet.
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    If the rifle came from CMP, it could have come...

    If the rifle came from CMP, it could have come from one of two sources. The first source would have been returns from VFW or American Legion posts. These were for the most part fairly decent,...
  23. It's a "pig in a poke" so to speak. When all the...

    It's a "pig in a poke" so to speak. When all the cosmoline is removed, a rebuilt rifle might be revealed. I wouldn't give the current bid price ( $1250.00 ) and the reserve hasn't been met.
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    Those numbers along with the SA/SPG indicates...

    Those numbers along with the SA/SPG indicates that the stock came off a late M1903A1 Springfield National Match rifle. The number preceded by the C is the drawing number for the stock and the other...
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    Not much info for M1903 Remingtons in the SRS...

    Not much info for M1903 Remingtons in the SRS data. Yours is not listed, but here are the closest numbers:

    3023202 02/03/90 USMC FIELD MUSEUM QUANTICO
    3091705 09/16/48 VFW POST 7208
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