Unknown Carbine Manufacturer
Post WWII Commercially Manufactured M1 Carbines (U.S.A.)
No manufacture markings, anywhere.
- Serial # 3401 stamped into the front sight, barrel, receiver, trigger guard, slide, sling swivel, barrel band and the recoil plate.
- Barrel length is 18.75". Looks like a 4 groove barrel until the last 3" where it "looks like the rifle button jumped a little".
- Cast receiver
- no parts have markings on them
The Photos Tell the Story
Brass shim between barrel and receiver
Serial number on receiver ring. Notice step up from receiver sides to receiver area behind bolt.
Notice stepped hole on right side of receiver for slide lock pin.
long skirt in breach
Disregard magazine & markings