+ Reply to Thread
Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 1 2 3
Results 21 to 22 of 22

Thread: M1917 Chamber cut/drilled?

Click here to increase the font size Click here to reduce the font size
  1. #21
    Advisory Panel
    Warren's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Last On
    Yesterday @ 01:37 PM
    Local Date
    Local Time
    06:05 PM
    Check the calibre carefully.
    A number were converted to 7.92 X 57 and were cut that way.
    They were done in the 1920's by Edgar Gimard and Co. in Belgiumicon.

  2. Thank You to Warren For This Useful Post:

  3. # ADS
    Friends and Sponsors
    Join Date
    October 2006
    All Threads
    Banner AD Space Available - Click HERE to Inquire Family owned and operated since 1962, Simpson LTD is the largest collector firearms store in the Midwest. Our globally sourced inventory represents many eras, with an emphasis on World War II and our favorite firearm, the Luger, of which we typically have 2,500 in stock.  Inventory changes daily with 10,000 firearms ready to ship; along with accessories, militaria, and hundreds of book titles. We also offer appraisals, consignment services ranging from single items to full collections, and we are one of the most reliable and competitively priced import and export services available.  We do not offer parts or gunsmithing, but we have a little bit of everything else. Visit our website for more information and our new technical video series Speaking Luger, and like Simpson Ltd on Facebook for updates, previews, and more. LIMITED TIME OFFER FROM THE AMERICAN GUNSMITHING INSTITUTE: Get Immediate Online Access To AGI's NEW Armorer's Course for Glock Pistols, Covering Every Generation of Glocks, Including the Latest Model 42/43 and Double Stack Pistols for ONLY $7.00! Brian Dick ... BDL Ltd. - Specializing in British and Commonwealth weapons Chuck in Denver ... Buy-Sell-Trade .. Guns, Cars Motorcycles Your source for the finest in High Power Competition Gear. Here at T-bones Shipwrighting we specialise in vintage service rifle: re-barrelling, bedding, repairs, modifications and accurizing. We also provide importation services for firearms, parts and weapons, for both private or commercial businesses. Banner AD Space Available - Click HERE to Inquire

  4. #22
    Really Senior Member RC20's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Last On
    02-24-2021 @ 12:02 AM
    Local Date
    Local Time
    02:05 PM
    Well, I guess even though we all read what he wrote we didn't care because we were more concerned with answering his question...instead of worrying about that. We all knew what he was talking about.
    I am not a 1917 Purist of terms, 1917 police etc despite Ferris take on it who I respect deeply.

    I am famous for my typo's as well.

    But Browning is totally wrong and I thought it should be pointed out for the benefit of the OP future communications.

  5. Avoid Ads - Become a Contributing Member - Click HERE
+ Reply to Thread
Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 1 2 3

Similar Threads

  1. Drilled and tapped receiver fix.
    By 308wink in forum M1903/1903A3/A4 Springfield Rifle
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 01-27-2013, 09:26 PM
  2. enfield No.4 and No.5 drilled bolt handles..
    By enfieldman in forum The Lee Enfield Knowledge Library Collectors Forum
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 02-06-2011, 03:25 PM
  3. repairing holes drilled by bubba.
    By chuckindenver in forum Gunsmithing for Old Milsurps
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 01-06-2011, 03:27 PM
  4. Drilled bolt handles.
    By Bearclaw in forum The Lee Enfield Knowledge Library Collectors Forum
    Replies: 21
    Last Post: 10-30-2010, 07:23 AM
  5. Bavarian Reciever Drilled and Plugged
    By Greg V in forum M1/M2 Carbine
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 11-18-2009, 04:13 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts