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redscho 08-23-2012 09:01 PM

Need Head Stamp ID
 
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Can someone please ID this .223 ammunition. Head tamp SB MC 223

tacticalfun 08-23-2012 09:09 PM

Sellier and bellot.

jjfuller1 08-23-2012 09:21 PM

Yup seller and bellot.. thats what i thought at first.. apon further inspection of my own ammo.
sellier n bellot has the & on it.
example. S & B

so its something else me thinks

locutus 08-23-2012 10:07 PM

Good stuff! Considered "premium" ammo in Europe.:D

redscho 08-24-2012 12:48 AM

Clould these possibly be relaods? Note the dent in the primers. I've looked at al ot of Sellier & Bellot head stamps and can't seem to find any with the MC on them??????

bige91603 08-24-2012 01:04 AM

That would be the military section of s&b

res45 08-24-2012 01:34 AM

SBMC - Squires Bingham Manufacturing Corp. Armscor PHILIPPINE ISLANDS

upammo 08-24-2012 02:43 AM

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Originally Posted by res45 (Post 913969)
SBMC - Squires Bingham Manufacturing Corp. Armscor PHILIPPINE ISLANDS

+1

Here is a link that I have book marked to help identify headstamps.

http://cartridgecollectors.org/?page=headstampcodes

redscho 08-24-2012 04:06 PM

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Originally Posted by res45 (Post 913969)
SBMC - Squires Bingham Manufacturing Corp. Armscor PHILIPPINE ISLANDS

Bingo! Confirmed at
http://www.afte.org/ExamResources/gallery2/v/Headstamp-Gallery/Letters_001/S/


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