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    It'd be a sweetie...now a bayonet of last issue...

    It'd be a sweetie...now a bayonet of last issue and not too new... Nice catch.
  2. Now I get it, he meant if the LINER was available...

    Now I get it, he meant if the LINER was available in the caliber desired. Had to read it again.



    I too have line drawing of said barrel shanks...could post them.
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    I'm familiar with those stories... And we...

    I'm familiar with those stories...

    And we didn't have the Nazis standing on our doormat either.
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    Nice complete kits, I only had one of these in...

    Nice complete kits, I only had one of these in hand years ago. A friend was posted to CFE and while on leave went to the Sig factory and bought a standard 550. He brought it over one night years...
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    Pretty nice looking example of a later rifle...

    Pretty nice looking example of a later rifle alright. Looks worn in use and clean...just right. Bore is good too?
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    I can speak about some of these stories...they...

    I can speak about some of these stories...they are most likely just that. We have a series of bunkers here in our city and the surrounding area. When I joined the regular army the reservists were...
  7. Absolutely...308/.303 or something. I...

    Absolutely...308/.303 or something.



    I think he means the reamer. The bore would be easy but the reamer would be special. I think the Australians shoot some .308/.303. They have done lots...
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    Doesn't matter, I think that's the direction of...

    Doesn't matter, I think that's the direction of it all eventually anyway. At least they're there to see. I'll bet you'd have that one...and the others.
  9. Quite a collection in it's presence too, I'd find...

    Quite a collection in it's presence too, I'd find myself financially corrupted if I went there...too many toys.
  10. I was there just before that at Coronado...end of...

    I was there just before that at Coronado...end of '74. Just for a tick mind you...
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    Thanks for the final comeback on that...

    Thanks for the final comeback on that...
  12. Why wouldn't I believe that? Of course they do...

    Why wouldn't I believe that? Of course they do...
  13. I can see it now...

    I can see it now...
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    My, that's a lot...sort of. But if you need one,...

    My, that's a lot...sort of. But if you need one, there they are.
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    I was thinking he meant the last one you have...

    I was thinking he meant the last one you have pictured is what he found...
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    OK...Those I saw for sale years ago through...

    OK...Those I saw for sale years ago through surplus dealers and went to collectors. I thought perhaps they had been deactivated like that...

    As for the nightmare of the bushing replacements...
  17. I don't see it... I was going to say, these...

    I don't see it...

    I was going to say, these guys only have about a half month left to try and stay alive...almost done.
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    You can also PM Warren on our forum. He's a busy...

    You can also PM Warren on our forum. He's a busy man so either is just as likely...
  19. I did that back in the '80s and it worked exactly...

    I did that back in the '80s and it worked exactly the same as loading anything else. Your expander ball in the size die must be from a .308 or turned down to accommodate. The dies seemed to size...
  20. Yup, sure looks the same.

    Yup, sure looks the same.
  21. Possible that's the discussion, wouldn't it be...

    Possible that's the discussion, wouldn't it be neat to be issued one marked "Arizona" or "California"...

    I was just wondering if they did the same thing for shooters that we used to, cover the...
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    When I used them they had just been pressed into...

    When I used them they had just been pressed into service with us, many of my elders had been using the old US issue "M1" tube and bipod. The same tubes and gear for the most part went to Afghanistan...
  23. Last pic, is that an eyepatch on the boot being...

    Last pic, is that an eyepatch on the boot being questioned? We had to do that occasionally with a trainee as he couldn't close the disengaged eye...
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    We had one that used a 25mm shell that was...

    We had one that used a 25mm shell that was launched by compressed air...different color shells had different range, we built a miniature world in Wainwright that had small houses and all. I have one...
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    I took my course on that very creature in 1974,...

    I took my course on that very creature in 1974, fall set of primary Combat Function courses... I hated the idea at first but then once I was in Mortar Pl and was doing "Parallel by sight unit"...
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