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Posted in thread: M1a1 loads on 04-16-2013 at 01:28 PM
Lol, sorry auto correct thinks I have an abrams. Thanks for the posts, what amount of powder
should I start at with 150gr hpbt?
Posted in thread: M1a1 loads on 04-16-2013 at 02:35 AM
Need some help I'm looking for a good powder. I have imr4895 and varget. 150Gr hpbt. Is imr4895
a good powder?
Posted in thread: M1 Garand help on 11-20-2012 at 12:00 PM
I'll get a pic in tonight of the op rod. The stock has the following cartouche's, S.A., G.A.W.
and a P encircled.
Posted in thread: M1 Garand help on 11-19-2012 at 01:39 PM
Nite stalker,Yes I realize that, but using a mike, and talking a picture proved to be
difficult. The throat erosion is between 1-2. I've got the no-go, go and field gauge and the
bolt had passed all t...
Posted in thread: M1 Garand help on 11-18-2012 at 07:45 PM
Posted in thread: M1 Garand help on 11-09-2012 at 03:19 PM
Wow here come the snobs, I'm not a novice, I own several guns. Gunsmithed some of them to a
finer condition. Restored my grandfathers m1 carbine to its wartime glory. Yes this is my first
garand, it i...
Posted in thread: M1 Garand help on 11-08-2012 at 02:22 PM
I'm including a pic, I would think that a restored garand would have a better stock on it.
Every other image I've seen of a garand with a rack number has been illegible. I'm trying not
to get my hopes...
Posted in thread: M1 Garand help on 11-08-2012 at 01:17 PM
That also could be the case. The part that is the oldest is the hammer. All the other parts
match. Including the stock. according to scott duff and a couple others, batches of parts
overlap during the...
Posted in thread: M1 Garand help on 11-07-2012 at 02:38 PM
Since my last part I've researched all the drawing numbers and they are from march 1943- august
1944. Nothing on the rifle is post war. Which according to two sources this may be an original
Posted in thread: M1 Garand help on 10-24-2012 at 06:47 PM
Can anyone answer this? Are all of the internals stamped with a drawing number? I.e. the
fowler, bullet guide, safety ect.