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    Got a Mark VI need info

    I took this in on a trade this past weekend. Old guy brought this an traded for a Rossi 38 special, He states that barrel was that lenght when he got it. Said he got it over seas in 1968.
    Any Help guys let me know.





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    Looking at the foresight, this looks like it started life with a 6” barrel and it’s been cut down at some point.

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    Front sight welded (sorta) back on shortened barrel?

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    That is what i think also cylinder is cut or 45acp. got to have it check out as I do have 45 auto rim dies an brass

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    I agree with your idea, if it’s cut for 45 auto load some to .455 spec and go shoot the crap out of it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ed skeels View Post
    Front sight welded
    I agree Ed...

    I think it's cut to take .45 in full moon clips too.
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    Nice to know. Got to take it out an try it

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    Quote Originally Posted by mmppres View Post
    Got to take it out an try it
    Wear a GoPro when you do, we want to be there too...

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