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Discussion in 'Handgun Classifieds' started by Flattulator, Mar 10, 2014.

  1. Flattulator

    Flattulator Rural Eugene New Member

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    Sold. Thank you everyone for the expertise. It's a shame all the knowledge went away with the ad.......
     
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  2. taylor

    taylor Willamette Valley Well-Known Member

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    Is this a Browning or a copy?
     
  3. Nightshade

    Nightshade vancouver,WA Well-Known Member

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    Made in argentina its the copy but they shoot real nice.
     
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    rpatton Graham WA Member

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    These were built in Argentina with Browning equpment under Browning license, copy and clone are not technically correct but I'm mentally drawing a blank on the proper description. "Variant" comes to mind but not certain of that word either. Maybe someone who has had a little more coffee can fill in the blanks.
     
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  5. taylor

    taylor Willamette Valley Well-Known Member

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    I just read up on this; this model is an M90 made in Argentina after the Military Licensed version expired. The way you can tell the difference is the M90 doesn't have the traditional Hi power front slide taper its more like a 1911. The M90 is a commercial copy and made for export, it has nothing to do with Browning.
     
  6. Barachiah

    Barachiah Eastern Oregon at last Active Member

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    I also believe the Argentinian ones were produced under the name "FM" which stood for Fabrique Militaria. While they are a great copy, and definitely worth owning, they are not a Browning. I would need to see the slide to tell the difference. Either way, you really can't go wrong with a Hi Power.
     
  7. Flattulator

    Flattulator Rural Eugene New Member

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    Post updated for purists. Any part you'd ever interchange is the same. Are you interested in buying it?
     
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