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WTS OR M1 Garand (Springfield, CMP) $800

Discussion in 'Rifle Classifieds' started by dobeman, Jan 1, 2016.

  1. dobeman

    dobeman Hillsboro Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    SOLD

    M1 Garand, Springfield, CMP Field Grade. I picked this up at a local gun show.

    • CMP Field Grade, with legit CMP certificate
    • with CMP green hard case
    • didn't come with it, but I will include a legit (non repro) bayonet (short).
    • read CMP for Field Grade description. This one is typical.
    • I replaced the gas cylinder. The one on there was little loose (which is normal). Now it's like new snug the way I prefer. I include the gas cylinder that came with it for the purists.
    • $800 cash, face to face, per local laws.
    • buyer pays fees. If buyer has to drive a ways to meet me close to Hillsboro, I'll consider splitting fees. I can consider some garand ammo on enbloc clips as incentive.
    • closer to Hillsboro preferred. Forum reputation preferred.
    • No trades.
     
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  2. ravencrofte

    ravencrofte portland Oregon Member

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    Can it take magazines?
     
  3. jp1985

    jp1985 Linn County, Oregon Active Member

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    They use En bloc clips not magazines. You push them into the Garand and they eject out after all the rounds have been shot making the re nound PING noise.
    They usually hold 8 rounds but I have a 2 rounder for certain matches and a 5 rounder for hunting.

    IMO one of the best rifles ever made.

    And at his asking price is a steal! Someone jump on this deal before I bug the wife into letting me get it!
     
  4. PrDubi

    PrDubi Deep in the heart of Dirty South Salem Active Member

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    ever get the TE and ME checked?
     
  5. dobeman

    dobeman Hillsboro Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    it's graded by CMP. I have the numbers somewhere around here. They were both well within specs. and I checked with my clymers gauges - it headspaces good by go/no-go gauges.
     
  6. dobeman

    dobeman Hillsboro Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    no
     
  7. KC289

    KC289 salem,oregon New Member

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    garands cannot take magazines
     
  8. ernurse

    ernurse molalla oregon Active Member

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    Ravencroft is probably thinking of the BM-59, it was a Garand remade by Pietro Beretta in Italy and it used 20 round magazines. A very hard to find and excellent rifle.
     
  9. dobeman

    dobeman Hillsboro Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I got to hold one :) didn't get to shoot it.
     
  10. fredball

    fredball Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Or M1a
     
  11. Vex

    Vex Southern Oregon Member

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    LOVE the Garand, definitely one of the best of all time! GLWS! :cool:
     
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