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Posted in thread: M1Garand on 05-05-2015 at 12:13 AM
Critteon is the only one making barrels but they are to expensive.Are there sources for new old
stock parts?.Criterion is not the only company making Garand barrels, there are several options
Posted in thread: M1 ww2 on 12-28-2014 at 10:26 PM
(with the exception of the CMP, and they're sold out and backed up on orders like crazy).
!Rifles are shipping in a matter of weeks now. Still have Garands in stock
Posted in thread: My Garand is here on 10-28-2014 at 09:54 AM
mixmaster IHC;s can be bought everyday for $1000-$1200. $2500 will buy you a all original 5 mil
Posted in thread: My Garand is here on 10-28-2014 at 01:07 AM
I would be more happy to pay that for the Garand I want.... :(The CMP was suppose to get some
IHC garands "in a couple of months" and that was years ago..... :mad: :(Where have you been??
CMP has been...
Posted in thread: M1 Garand in .308 on 10-23-2014 at 08:50 PM
Humm? Maybe we were in different places. I was at the armory, at the Navy's now Crane Surface
Warfare Center Crane, Indiana. The M-1s were shortened at the butt end and chamber inserts made
in Idaho w...
Posted in thread: M1 Garand in .308 on 10-23-2014 at 09:41 AM
Back in the 1960s the Navy converted the M-1 rifles to .308 with a chamber insert. These were
sealed in with locktitEAs you say the first Navy garads had a insert. It was not held in place
Posted in thread: M1 Garand in .308 on 10-10-2014 at 08:21 PM
Although the Garand is a fine rifle, (I own an old WW2 workhorse)my issue with Garand-style
rifles is barrelcleaning.I would consider an AR, or something easier toremove copper fouling
from.I would ra...
Posted in thread: Magazine for Garand instead of clips. on 07-20-2014 at 12:04 AM
BAR mags are the weak link in the mag conversion, many have tried but they just dont work well
in the GarandIf you want a mag conversion the best bet is in 7.62.
Posted in thread: DCM M1 Garand on 07-07-2014 at 12:16 AM
CMP has only very limited records from DCM. For $25 they will go through records by hand to see
if they have anything. As I remember its something like a 1% hit rate. Not very good odds for
$25PM me w...
Posted in thread: M1 Garand Barrels on 06-30-2014 at 11:36 PM