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#1 VE45

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Posted 05 January 2011 - 04:29 PM

Can someone please tell me what era these BAR barrel marks are from? Does the 2 19 stand for February 1919? Thanks in advance, Jay

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#2 reinking71

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Posted 05 January 2011 - 06:03 PM

My understanding is yes, Feb. 1919

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Posted 05 January 2011 - 07:30 PM

Typical COLT production WW1 era BAR barrel. These were typically marked over the chamber while Marlin Rockwells and Winchesters were marked at the front sight.

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Marlin Rockwell
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#4 VE45

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Posted 05 January 2011 - 07:56 PM

Thanks Reinking and Greaser. That's what I needed to know. Regards, Jay


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