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Old June 13, 2012, 23:03   #1
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Notes On Rifle, 7.62mm - X8E1 (FN Type A), X8E2 (FN Type B) for Troop Trials 1954

Notes On Rifle, 7.62mm - X8E1 (FN Type A), X8E2 (FN Type B) for Troop Trials 1954

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Added: Although my file copy came from a different source, you can download a pdf copy (14 MB) from Forgotten Weapons.

http://www.forgottenweapons.com/wp-c...2%20manual.PDF

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Raspeguy - You are the Man! What an incredible find, and thanks for sharing.
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Added source for PDF file (14 MB) of this manual in first post.

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This is great!! Thanks for taking the time to scan and upload it.
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