SOLD FOR: $1775
Make: Springfield Armory
Model: M1A Squad Scout
Serial Number: 361804
Year of Manufacture: 2010-2020
Caliber: .308 Winchester (7.62x51mm)
Action Type: Semi-Automatic Rifle with detachable magazine
Markings: The top of the receiver is marked “U.S. RIFLE M1A / SPRINGFIELD / ARMORY / 361804”. The top of the bolt is marked “7790186-SA / F00306”. The oprod is marked “7267064-2 / SA”. The left side of the shank is marked “SPRINGFIELD INC. / Geneseo IL. .308”.
Barrel Length: 18”
Sights / Optics: The rear sight is a fully-adjustable aperture set between protective ears, the face of the right knob is marked “LEFT” twice between alternating curved arrows and “SA” underneath one of the curved arrows. The body of the left knob is marked with numbers 2-11. There is a threaded mounting point integral to the left of the receiver for a side mounted rail for an optical sight. The front sight is a blade set between two protective ears that is dovetailed and screw set to a base which is integral to the installed flash hider. The top of the barrel is equipped with a picatinny rail for a long eye relief scope.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The checkered synthetic FDE stock features a pistol grip, a straight comb, a serrated firm rubber buttpad, and the factory sling swivel at the bottom of the forend and a fixed sling swivel at the rear. The stock shows some infrequent rubs and handling marks but no significant imperfections. The LOP measures approximately 13 1/2” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttpad. The pad shows little wear. Overall this stock rates in about Fine-Excellent condition.
Type of Finish: Parkerized
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore.
Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 97% of its metal finish. The barrel and receiver show scattered light draglines and handling marks, none of which have taken finish off. The bottom metal shows some light thinning at the mag well from contact with the magazine. The screw heads are lightly tool marked with sharp slots. The markings are crisp and clear. Overall, the rifle is in about Fine-Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We have not fired this rifle. As with all previously owned firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: Included with this rifle is a single Springfield marked 10-round magazine. The magazine has a strong spring and intact feed lips and shows some light operational wear. The magazine rates in about Fine-Excellent overall condition.
Our Assessment: It is apparent at first glance that this rifle has seen little use. The rifle features a synthetic FDE stock making it lightweight and giving it an attractive appearance. The highest bidder would be lucky to take this home. Please see our photos and good luck!