View Single Post
Old January 23, 2006, 23:43   #57
NZ L1A1 Collector
Moderator & Collectaholic
 
NZ L1A1 Collector's Avatar
 
FALaholic #: 45
Join Date: Jul 2000
Location: New Zealand
Posts: 3,194
Quote:
Originally posted by frtyfivsevnty
[*](bolt) D over 209
Inspectors pass mark
[*](bolt)Partial number one unreadable character and 15?
probably Inspectors pass mark
[*](bolt)diamond with an E inside.

[*](bolt)S15 58
S15 = Steel Batch Mark
58 = year of manufacture (1958)

[*](carrier)S226 57
S226 = Steel Batch Mark
57 = year of manufacture (1957)

[*](carrier)diamond with E inside
uncertian what this means
[*](carrier)D over 161
Inspectors pass mark
[*](carrier)D over 197
Inspectors pass mark
[*](carrier)2 and two other unreadable characters
probably Inspectors pass mark

The proof marking is probably very lightly electro penciled on the RH side of the breech block
__________________
Rifle, 7.62 mm, L1A1 Collector & Researcher.
NEW ZEALAND
NZ L1A1 Collector is offline   Reply With Quote