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#1 DUNKS

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Posted 28 May 2011 - 03:07 PM

Hi can anyone date a vintage BSA please.
Improved mod D number on trigger 48602 no prefix
full pistol grip. Stacked rifles pressed into stock. Sleel butplate.
inscibed also lincoln jefferies pat. 8761/04.
also on side button cocking lever pat 8246/ 06

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Posted 28 May 2011 - 04:16 PM

Hi Peter,

48602 manufactured between August 1911 and February 1912.

Regards, Shinny.



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Posted 28 May 2011 - 04:55 PM

Thanks Shinny, I might just go for it! thumb.gif

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Posted 29 May 2011 - 01:11 PM

Quite an early side button, probably in the first thousand made I would think.

Bring it to Melbourne please!

atb, Shinny.

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Posted 29 May 2011 - 02:45 PM

Only had it described on the phone so far. If I get it you will be the first to cast judgment.
Peter.

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Posted 29 May 2011 - 06:44 PM

QUOTE(DUNKS @ Sun May 29 2011, 15:45) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Only had it described on the phone so far. If I get it you will be the first to cast judgment.
Peter.

I'm drooling in me curry already. Wot calibre is it? Knowing your luck it'll be a .17.

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Posted 29 May 2011 - 07:14 PM

No it's the one fault its a .22.
Do you think it will like those pointy pellets with the rusted on lid I won?

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Posted 30 May 2011 - 06:37 PM

You can provide the prizes next week.... thefinger2.gif

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Posted 30 May 2011 - 07:59 PM

Now I have the lid off they are lovely pellets Chris. I shall treasure them! wub.gif

Edited by DUNKS, 30 May 2011 - 08:00 PM.


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Posted 30 May 2011 - 08:19 PM

Did you use the wd40 banana.gif

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Posted 30 May 2011 - 09:21 PM

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Now I have the lid off they are lovely pellets Chris. I shall treasure them! wub.gif
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Don't the stick shine them sun where...re-arrange those words....... rolleyes.gif




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