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Smith Corona 03A3

smith corona m1903a3 serial numbers

Correct finish and bolt for 1918 M1903? Need history of M1903 in 1,446,000 range? Our only goal is to make sure your are happy with your purchase. Worth of Remington 1903 with December, 1941 barrel? Overall, this rifle rates in about Very Good Plus to Fine condition. Worth of 3,140,000 range Remington M1903? As with all previously owned firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards. Information on Remington M1903 in 3,190,000 range? Remington M1903 with loose rear sight? Safety on right side on sporterized Remington M1903A3? The swivel, which you indicate has a gap, is the stacking swivel. Unless this is one of the receivers with heat-treating issues, your gun is probably quite safe. Question about 4,165,000 range 1903 with 1939 barrel? Even so, it was apparent that more rifles would be needed.

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American Rifleman

smith corona m1903a3 serial numbers

Marking information on new Remington M1903A3? Date of production of M1 carbine in 6,310,000 serial range and value? Identification of 3,130,000 range Remington M1903? Presented with 3,084,000 range Remington M1903? Questions on heirloom Remington M1903 - manufacture date and information? Mark I 1,150,000 range history and value? Grandfather's Remington M1917 rifle - information? You're not the high Bidder until you've been notified by email that you are. Springfield in 69,000 range safe to shoot? Information and value of Remington M1903 in 3,340,000 range? Punch mark under serial number of M1903? Value and age of Santa Fe 1903? An important change in the 1903 rifle was the elimination of the original forward mounted sight. The numbers ranged from 0 to at least 89. Plans were made to increase M1 rifle production at , and the was granted a production contract for the. Information on 3,193,000 range Remington M1903? Even with this increase in output, the anticipated supply of service rifles would be insufficient to meet the demand.

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M1903a3 Serial Numbers

smith corona m1903a3 serial numbers

Obviously the rifle has been fired very little. Attaching a Unertl scope to a M1903? As a result of war time demand the Ordnance Department shopped for a new vendor. Have three M1903s - am concerned about failures? Information on dad's Springfield M1903 Mark I? Sporterized Remington 1903 in 3,240,000 range - adding a M1903A3 barrel? Date of manufacture and caliber of 41,500 range M1903? The barrel and chamber would probably benefit from a through cleaning. M1903 safety won't work with scope? Markings ahead of trigger on M1903A3? There are quite a few reports of the rifles being treasured for their reliability on the front lines. Then I could leave Rick alone. M1903 chambered in 30-06 or 30-03? Grandfather's 933,000 range M1903: no markings? Remington began manufacture of Model 1903 rifles in fall 1941.

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M1903 Springfield serial number stock cartouche list

smith corona m1903a3 serial numbers

All Smith-Corona rifles had these stamps. We work hard to bring the best Firearms Forum has to offer! Value and information of a 869,000 range M1903? With the handwriting on the wall and the war just over the horizon, America could not produce enough M1 Garand rifles to arm our own soldiers and Marines and the allies as well. Installing a M1903 rear sight on a M903A3? Purchase of a Remington 320,000 range M1903 safe to shoot? So the knob was broken on the firing pin inside the bolt? Stock markings or lack thereof on an early M1903A3? The numbers of 03 incidents are so far less than that of civilian sporting arms manufacture, and the 03 was produced in so much more quantities and used so much more. I just purchased a sporterized Smith Corona M1903A3 from Gunbroker. Morin wrote to Remington concerning duplicate serial numbers. Final approved rifle production based on Ordnance Dept.


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Interesting Smith Corona M1903A3 Serial Number [Archive]

smith corona m1903a3 serial numbers

The value of your rifle is whatever a willing buyer will pay a willing seller. How correct is my M1903 Mark I? Remington M1903 with no rear sight? I know my dad has used this rifle for many years and its taken down a lot of moose at 300 to 400 yards. Infoirmation on 1409000 range M1903? This is true on the face of it as the Springfield owes much to the 1898 Mauser rifle. The rifling is deep; shallow at the muzzle. My Smith-Corona has the original trigger, but I'm sure somebody worked it over as it is a very crisp slightly over 3 pounds.

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1903 and 1903A3 Production and Serial No table.

smith corona m1903a3 serial numbers

We will also break down takedowns. Correct bolt for Smith-Corona M1903A3? I have no explanation as to why they're not more highly regarded locally. Actually he only ever bought 60 rounds and I have 20 of them, but still its handled 40. Bolt markings correct on 270,000 range M1903? Information sought about 1,150,000 range M1903 Mark I? Parts common to both M1903 and M1917? Questions about origins of new 1,396,000 range purchase? It is wearing a 2-7X Bausch and Lomb 3000 scope in low scope mounts, so I had to remove a very small amount of material from the bolt handle, to allow for clearance. You can go either way with it: keep it and use it, or sell it off.

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The Smith

smith corona m1903a3 serial numbers

Fast shots at 100 yards were not particularly difficult on man sized targets. Which M1903 rifle of two to sell? Sedgely sporter in 105,000 range safe to shoot? Correct stock, rear sight, for 1,490,000 range M1903? Springfield M1903 1,312,000 range safe to shoot? Worth shooting, now that is a different story, any gun is worth shooting and from the pictures that are not blurry, that one looks to be in pretty good shape. Can't find a clip for a Rock Island high number? Information about M1903A4 sniper rifle? This sight, and its barrel-mounted fixed base, required a great deal of machining. Make sure you get all the information you can from the seller regarding his father's aquisition and use of the rifle. For those who want to read about low number Springfield rifles and the history of failures, the link below may be helpful. Markings on 156,000 range Springfield 1903? Although nearly identical in configuration, there are several rather subtle differences between the Smith-Corona and Remington stocks. Many rifles were used in training and the 1903A3 was a common rifle issued to guards and troops that were less likely to be engaged in front line operations.

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Interesting Smith Corona M1903A3 Serial Number [Archive]

smith corona m1903a3 serial numbers

Want to know history of 3,059,000 range Remington 1903? I am very well versed in firearms. All parts will be individually wrapped. We do not require prior notice to place an item on the layaway. Location of M1903 receiver markings? I'll leave it at that and not belabor the point. Like the Smith and Wesson 1917 revolver and the 1917 Enfield rifle of the previous war, the Smith Corona rifle was a war time expedient but a very good one.

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M1903 Springfield serial number stock cartouche list

smith corona m1903a3 serial numbers

Need for stripper clips for a M1903A3? The British had contracted with Remington to produce rifles for them beginning April 16, 1941. I know the pics aren't the best horrible lighting. I have shared 100's of detailed pics, I have heard that some are using them for their own good. A military issued gun that is back out on the market, I wouldn't worry about. If you're concerned that knowledge precipitates problems, take it to a competent gunsmith and have it checked out.

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