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    You can polish and then ream if needed but you...

    You can polish and then ream if needed but you can't go backwards. If you can chamber a cartridge it isn't short chambered. Short is far to short to even approach with a cartridge. Once you see...
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    Looks good now. See? Nothing to it...next!

    Looks good now. See? Nothing to it...next!
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    Yes, you'll get the phone book but this has been...

    Yes, you'll get the phone book but this has been discussed here before. By the way, spelling is "Ordnance" for your research. Here are some of the discussions for now. Just so you understand,...
  4. Good clear pics might be invaluable here...

    Good clear pics might be invaluable here...
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    We'll need a pic of you two if you get together...

    We'll need a pic of you two if you get together for beers and burgers or whatever...shooting...
  6. I just don't think so...this far along in the...

    I just don't think so...this far along in the war. I know on some forums they just JUMP to decide it's a gas trap, but I don't think so...
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    They use the wood they have on hand...for this. ...

    They use the wood they have on hand...for this. They made Mahogany stocks and forestocks, pistol grips for their FN rifles too. They were just terrible, showed every thumbnail scratch. Also...
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    Good to see you Steve, well done. Looks like...

    Good to see you Steve, well done. Looks like weather is perfect.
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    Sounds like it's fine...all worked out.

    Sounds like it's fine...all worked out.
  10. Front sight keyway seems to have been draw filed...

    Front sight keyway seems to have been draw filed down to gone. Then yes, perhaps sandpaper. This one was sporterized for sure. The rear sight could slide on again but the front is toast. The cost...
  11. That angle tread?

    That angle tread?
  12. WOW. Finally I see a real one. The carbines...

    WOW. Finally I see a real one. The carbines too...and the Jeep plate, done so you can read it in the mirror following you. Guy up front wearing the seldom seen "Jungle boots" of the era.
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    OK, but they are just gunsmiths' and don't know...

    OK, but they are just gunsmiths' and don't know anything about the original spec. They just look at it and apply a headspace gauge. You might be OK or who knows? That's the thing that keeps most...
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    These are in a different class than an original...

    These are in a different class than an original issue M1917. These had secondary history and are regarded in a different category I think.
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    Yes, that works well too. You can get dark and...

    Yes, that works well too. You can get dark and even.



    That's how I whisker and stain at the same time too. Been using it for years, it's more forgiving than sanding too.
  16. Interesting to see how far the water has...

    Interesting to see how far the water has encroached in that time. The ones out on the strand were not there to start with...
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    Pretty sure we used them as they were...Canadians...

    Pretty sure we used them as they were...Canadians that is.
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    I think $300 USD might be OK. I'd be good with...

    I think $300 USD might be OK. I'd be good with that. In Canada it would be $500 CDN if a dollar...
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    Here's a paragraph might clear up it's identity.

    Here's a paragraph might clear up it's identity.
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    Too bad as the cartouches are nice and lean...

    Too bad as the cartouches are nice and lean too...bet the bore is nice. That's why it ended up as a hunting rifle.
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    I use Watco Danish oil, medium walnut but they...

    I use Watco Danish oil, medium walnut but they have dark or light as your taste is. Oven cleaner can be a death knell for woodwork, I've been out all day so didn't see anything after 0500 this AM. ...
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    Yes, I have one of those old scopes lying around...

    Yes, I have one of those old scopes lying around here too...
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    Never even heard of it.

    Never even heard of it.
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    Like I stated with the thread about the M1903...

    Like I stated with the thread about the M1903 that was completely toasted...give me a glass bead and parkerize solution and it'll look like the first day again. The bore might be rough, but new wood...
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    Looks pretty good at this point.

    Looks pretty good at this point.
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