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  1. http://apfeltor.com/ this fellow is apparently...

    http://apfeltor.com/

    this fellow is apparently the guy
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    I have had and seen a number of rifles marked...

    I have had and seen a number of rifles marked with this variation. No one seems to know if or what this might mean.

    I suspect that it was intended to indicate some variety of change, but obviously...
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    An REL MkIA is technically an "early" British...

    An REL MkIA is technically an "early" British MkII - According to PeterL - Early British MkII telescopes utilized the 1 MOA elevation turret, but retained the MkI anti backlash cursor spring system -...
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    No, the only scopes which should be dated 1945...

    No, the only scopes which should be dated 1945 are REL MkII and Mk3 scopes
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    A friends estate that I helped with had a 1945...

    A friends estate that I helped with had a 1945 dated "Dispersal rifle"

    I likewise believed it was a poorly struck "43" until i examined it closely - it was indeed dated 1945.

    I will see if I...
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    Well I'm not an expert, but from what I was told...

    Well I'm not an expert, but from what I was told when I asked a similar question: it depends which L4 version you have.

    The L4A1 which used "metric" FAL interface magazines was equipped with a...
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    I assume that you are looking at the 2 scope...

    I assume that you are looking at the 2 scope serial numbers on the top of the wrist?
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    It is a very interesting package - it is a bit of...

    It is a very interesting package - it is a bit of a composed set:

    - British No15 transit chest (marked for a Mk3 scope)
    - No8Mk2 from a LB 90L block Mk3
    - the telescope appears to be an REL,...
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    The DCRA 7.62 mm conversions were sent back with:...

    The DCRA 7.62 mm conversions were sent back with:
    1. the C.Mk3 .303 calibrated sliding rear sight
    2. the .303 extractor
    3. the .303 magazine

    If you are using the rifle as a single shot, the...
  10. It is nice. It appears to have had some work...

    It is nice.

    It appears to have had some work done to it in 1951 (date on receiver side above serial number)
    that is possibly when the forend and magazine were serial numbered.

    Many of the 90L8...
  11. It is real. It is a nice Indian No4MkI/2(t). ...

    It is real. It is a nice Indian No4MkI/2(t).

    It has had the forend replaced. But trust me, that is a good thing...
  12. The REL system mount solves the SSR mount problem...

    The REL system mount solves the SSR mount problem that the Swedes (postwar) used the jack screw on the M41B and the Germans tried the vertical lock screw thru the mount.
  13. The REL type mount is better. The mount slides on...

    The REL type mount is better. The mount slides on from the rear and cannot recoil forward due to the front pin.

    The G&H mount slides on from the front and the pins are the lock and the friction of...
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    This one has been planned extensively - at a...

    This one has been planned extensively - at a minimum for months.

    He (according to the news) had 2 cars skinned /logo decal marked as RCMP police cars ( right down to unit serial numbers) and had...
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    Sorry guys, if it was "remilled at Fazakerly in...

    Sorry guys, if it was "remilled at Fazakerly in 1952" it is a Fazakerly No4MkI/3 and will be fitted with British beech.
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    U-boat Archive - U-464 - Interrogation Report...

    U-boat Archive - U-464 - Interrogation Report

    This is probably the only records available unless you go directly to the British Archives
    Prisoners of war in British hands - The National Archives...
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    the elevation turret is fitting number is "351"...

    the elevation turret is fitting number is "351" but it is not scope 351c. Scope #351c was /is fitted to 71L0303

    scope serial numbers and models were not fitted to consecutive rifles.
    ...
  18. Long stock? Short stock? Regular bayonet...

    Long stock? Short stock?

    Regular bayonet standard or long bayonet standard?

    Rear sight on barrel?

    Which target sight?
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    The top barrel is a barrel originally intended...

    The top barrel is a barrel originally intended for a MkIII which has been salvaged for use as a MkII barrel by installing the re-in force barrel trunnion. These are quite common.

    The middle barrel...
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    The interesting one is the 6.5x55 FN-FAL

    The interesting one is the 6.5x55 FN-FAL
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    "Z" indicates nitrocelulose powder charge (ie....

    "Z" indicates nitrocelulose powder charge (ie. Not cordite).
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    case head failure resulting in a "double feed"

    case head failure resulting in a "double feed"
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    British .30-06 aircraft guns (Browning MkII...

    British .30-06 aircraft guns (Browning MkII ie)"MG40")
  24. There are no known LB snipers in the 72L block...

    There are no known LB snipers in the 72L block (not even experimental).

    The engraving for the serial number on the spring bar is an obvious fake.

    the base mount is (in my opinion) 95% probably...
  25. Thread: Butt plate

    by Lee Enfield
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    Bren Gun Butt MARSTAR CANADA...

    Bren Gun Butt MARSTAR CANADA
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