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duelist1954 08-17-2012 04:29 PM

Video - Lee Enfield Sporting Rifle
 
I turned a junked out British military Lee Enfield No.4 Mk1 rifle into a Mannlicher-stocked sporting rifle about 15 years ago. It has been my most used deer rifle since then.

If I found one in similar shape these days I'd be more likely to find a military stock and restore it, but I'm still happy I built this one.

In the video, I'll shoot it, and I'll show you how to convert the magazine and trigger guard to a sporting configuration.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u-sG7voPK0k

303tom 08-17-2012 06:48 PM

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I got one just about like it..............

TLuker 08-18-2012 02:29 AM

I just couldn't bring myself to change mine. I think it's one of the prettiest guns ever made/modified/bubbaized. My friends say I'm crazy and they use to laugh at my No4, until they seen how it performs.

303tom 08-18-2012 02:52 AM

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This is what mine looked like when I found her, just a barreled action & a mag................

brandonannette 08-21-2012 09:42 PM

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Thise my 303 it has hand made stock made by bishop the scope bipod and scope mount and stain I put on it

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duelist1954 08-22-2012 02:05 PM

Here is mine.

http://i1114.photobucket.com/albums/.../enfield08.jpg

me762 08-22-2012 06:00 PM

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This is my SMLE it was a friends until he bent the barrel 90 and smashed the stock (don't ask). So I took it rebarreled it for 243 win and milled a custom low pro scope mouth out of a piece of angle iron. Slapped a Tupperware stock on it an a "OK" scope and it shoots. .5 oma with a few pet loads. I don't think there are Many if any other 243 smle's out there.

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brandonannette 08-25-2012 08:39 PM

I saw a smle in 410 the other day

303tom 08-27-2012 05:30 AM

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I got this one too................


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