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    Butt plate

    Hi all. New to this website, and new to the Bren. I have a buttstock that is missing the metal butt plate. It is definitely not a Mk I. It looks like it will take a flat plate, but only has 2 screw holes in the flat part of the butt stock. From what I have seen, the Mk II plate has a screw hole for the flat part, and a screw hole on the top of the stock. Thus, my butt will not take a Mk II plate.
    If I understand things correctly, that means I need a Mk IV plate. Is that correct?
    Any info anyone can provide will be greatly appreciated.

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    A simple picture of the offending butt...?
    Regards, Jim

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    Here are the pics of the butt in question... I think it looks like it's an L4 bren?
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    Last edited by browningautorifle; 03-30-2020 at 12:15 AM.
    Regards, Jim

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    Its a normal MK3 Butt. And thats why most L4 also have them. Parts should be easy to find because huge amounts of MK3 Brens are on the European market and therefore the parts too.

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    Bren Gun Butt MARSTAR CANADA

    BSN from the Republic of Alberta

    http://www.cartridgecollectors.org/

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    That should work, give Marstar a call...he's a full auto guy that likes to hear about stuff you have.
    Regards, Jim

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    Thank you very much all, especially browningautorifleicon for the help with the pics! I will give Marstar a call and see what they have in stock.
    All the best!
    PS - great forum!!

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    Pics after it's all complete...pics of the whole thing? I can post them again...
    Regards, Jim

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    You also need the L shaped spring to.

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    Thanks all for the help!!

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