SOLD FOR: $1940
Make: Springfield Armory
Model: M1 Garand
Serial Number: 4362309
Year of Manufacture: 1952-1954. Modern Rebuild
Barrel Date: January, 2006
Caliber: .30-06 Springfield
Action Type: Semi Auto, En Bloc Clip Fed
Markings: There is no import mark.
Receiver: “U.S. RIFLE / CAL. .30 M1 / SPRINGFIELD / ARMORY / 4362309”
Trigger Group: “D28290-18 SA”- A Springfield part (page 90 of Joe Poyer’s M1 GARAND 1936 to 1957, 6th Edition).
Hammer: “SA C5546008”– A Springfield part (page 98).
Safety: “SA-11” – A Springfield part (page 104).
Follower: Unmarked – Used all 4 manufacturers (page 83).
Receiver Leg: “A 4 8 C” and “D 6528291 43” – Correct for the Springfield serial number (page 29).
Op Rod: D35382 SA” – A Springfield part (page 71).
Barrel: “6535448”, “1/06 2E CB 1”– A modern production part (page 63 – 64).
Bolt: “D28287-12SA / W10B / diamond” – A Springfield part (page 53).
The stock and sights are described below.
Barrel Length: Approximately 24 Inches
Sights / Optics: The front sight is a blade set between two protective wings. The rear sight is a fully adjustable aperture sight set between two protective wings. The windage knob is marked “LEFT arrow” twice and “DRC”. The elevation knob is marked from “2-12” in increments of 2 and “NIC”.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The left side of the new production stock (above the trigger) is marked with “boxed” a CMP cartouche containing “CMP / eagle holding arrows”.
The hardwood stock has a pistol grip, metal nose caps, a stacking loop, two sling loops and a metal buttplate with hinged door for storage in the butt. The left side of the front handguard shows compression marks. The wood shows other scuffs & handling marks. The LOP measures 13 ? inches from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttplate. The stock rates in about Fine Plus overall condition.
Type of Finish: Parkerized
Finish Originality: Original to CMP Rebuild
Bore Condition: The bore is bright. The grooves are semi bright. The rifling is sharp. There is fouling in the grooves that should clean up a bit. There is some frosting at the muzzle. The bore shows an M.E. of 0.7. The throat shows a T.E. of 0.0.
Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 98% of its metal finish. The metal shows scuffs & light handling marks. The markings are deep. Overall, this rifle rates in about Fine Plus condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this rifle. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: None