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  1. Military Weapons Forum
    http://www.gunsamerica.com/blog/inland-manufacturing-rebirth-old-name/
  2. Rifle Forum
    Well I decided that I might as well dive into the 10/22 market like the rest of y'all have done. I wanted to build a nice shooting plinker for Appleseed events, and got a little carried away in the process. Got Damn you 10/22 people are insane, and I am right there with you now. Originally a...
  3. Military Weapons Forum
    I picked up a few 30-round magazines for a '43 Inland M1 Carbine... the mags are commercially produced, marked 'M2'. I ran them and found that 1 out of every five or so rounds would fail to feed... getting hung up under the chamber, stopping the bolt. After some close examination, I noticed...
  4. Military Weapons Forum
    So, I replaced the gas piston and gas piston nut. I didn't want to fuss with staking the nut, so put on a dab of blue Loctite. As I was researching this process to see how it worked out for others, I came across a bit of advice -from several different people across several different forums- and...
  5. Rifle Forum
    I stumbled onto this site by researching the m1 carbine. Great site by the way. I've got an old m1 carbine (from 1943 I think) made by IBM. I love it, but it needs a bit of work done to it. Can anyone suggest some places to get work done on the carbine? In the Houston area would even better.
  6. Military Weapons Forum
    I was wondering what the take was on the M1 Carbine being used as a general purpose survival rifle in the Midwestern United States because I was thinking of purchasing one. Also would it be better to get a new Auto Ordinance one (it's new after all) or a WWII production M1 carbine. Thank you for...
  7. Military Weapons Forum
    Hey guys, What are your top 10 favorite guns for any survival situation? I keep seeing threads that say "What is your favorite survival weapon" and I see "AK-47, SKS, FAL" over and over again, so the mission of this thread is to see some other options. To start, mine are: 1. VZ-58 2. AK-47 3...
  8. Rifle Forum
    what would you rather have and what do you think is a better rifle? I really like both and they both handle really well. which has the more powerful round?
  9. Firearms General Discussion
    sorry to all the purist, i have a chance to buy a universal M1 carbine, i was wondering, could one be re chambered to 7.62x25, any one know the true inner diameter of a .30 carbine and a 7.62X25 barrel?
  10. Polls and Surveys
    If one of your best friends wanted to give you a gift and asked if you wanted a M1 Carbine or a Mini-14 (let's just say both are in mint condition) which one would you choose and why? :rain
  11. Military Weapons Forum
    An warning for all you M1 Carbine shooters! If you run across surplus ammo marked "LC 52" avoid it like the plague. Its actually Chinese berdan primed corrosive ammo make during the Vietnam war to resupply VC fielding captured M1/M2 Carbines, and is even now making the rounds of the gunshow...
  12. Firearms General Discussion
    The M1 carbine, was developed as a weapon to be issued to support troops. Truck drivers, heavy equipment operators, medics and such... It was designed to be more powerful than the handgun cartridges of the day, compact, lightweight and useful to those who also needed to be armed and yet have...
  13. Firearms General Discussion
    I heard a guy at work say somebody was reproducing M1 carbines does anybody know about that??
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