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    L42A1 CES

    I was recently lucky enough to find one of the L42 era plastic SR telescope cases in excellent condition to add to the L42 CES
    It was a good excuse to get the kit together and post a few pics

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    Nice piece of kit. I'm in the market for the plastic telescope tube as well. If you have any leads on one pls pM Ron (Canadaicon)

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    Quote Originally Posted by rgg_7 View Post
    Nice piece of kit. I'm in the market for the plastic telescope tube as well. If you have any leads on one pls pM Ron (Canadaicon)
    Good Luck with finding one......
    took me 5 years of looking!

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    Quote Originally Posted by waco16 View Post
    I was recently lucky enough to find one of the L42 era plastic SR telescope cases in excellent condition to add to the L42 CES
    Nice kit - just need the binoculars & compass !!


    Mine just has the original leather case.
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    Mine are not the best, but they are not too bad. I can think of lots of Enfields I'd rather have but instead of constantly striving for more, sometimes it's good to be satisfied with what one has...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Alan de Enfield View Post
    Nice kit - just need the binoculars & compass !!
    Something like these?
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    Quote Originally Posted by waco16 View Post
    Something like these?
    Yup - them's the ones.

    Is the compass degrees or grads / radians ?

    Now the wrist watch ?

    I'm missing the tissues tho'.
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    Mine are not the best, but they are not too bad. I can think of lots of Enfields I'd rather have but instead of constantly striving for more, sometimes it's good to be satisfied with what one has...

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    Well. well, well, - the L42 with CES that was for sale on Guntrader for £19,500 has sold.
    No idea of actual achieved price, but the prices have only been going 'one way'.


    Enfield, Lee 7.62x51 L42A1 Full CES Bolt Action Second Hand Rifle for sale. Buy for 19,500.
    Mine are not the best, but they are not too bad. I can think of lots of Enfields I'd rather have but instead of constantly striving for more, sometimes it's good to be satisfied with what one has...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Alan de Enfield View Post
    Well. well, well, - the L42 with CES that was for sale on Guntrader for £19,500 has sold.
    No idea of actual achieved price, but the prices have only been going 'one way'.


    Enfield, Lee 7.62x51 L42A1 Full CES Bolt Action Second Hand Rifle for sale. Buy for 19,500.
    The seller is a member on here, it was advertised in the For Sale section when it first went up

    Sold or withdrawn?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Alan de Enfield View Post
    Now the wrist watch ?
    1976 CWC Mechanical and 1982 Precista Quartz

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    Quote Originally Posted by Alan de Enfield View Post
    I'm missing the tissues tho'.
    There's a pack 'on that site' at the moment

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