Enfield Rifles ?

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Enfield Rifles ?

Post by MJ1 » May 8th, 2016, 11:28 am

Anyone else have a soft spot for these ?

1944 #1 MkIII Lithgow set.

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Re: Enfield Rifles ?

Post by Ketchman » May 8th, 2016, 7:05 pm

yesssssss. I just have not had a deep enough wallet for one of those. I want one from WWI. Don't ask why that war and not WWII cause I cannot answer. But that is what i want.
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Re: Enfield Rifles ?

Post by MJ1 » May 9th, 2016, 12:46 pm

I was allowed to shoot an original 1916 #1 sniper at Bisley and understand the attraction. I have a picture of it some place till then here is my 1943 BSA. Sweet old dear with a velvet smooth action.

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And my 1944 #4T

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Re: Enfield Rifles ?

Post by Ketchman » May 9th, 2016, 7:28 pm

A 1916 #1 sniper? Original? Did you kiss him afterwards?? Lucky bastard. Wow.
And yours sir are pretty pretty. I am officially jealous. :mrgreen: As Hell. Damn.
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Re: Enfield Rifles ?

Post by MJ1 » May 9th, 2016, 8:08 pm

Here you go.

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This is Pete with his 1916 on the McQueens sniper course.

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Re: Enfield Rifles ?

Post by Curly1 » May 9th, 2016, 11:32 pm

Nice examples!
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Post by Ketchman » May 9th, 2016, 11:54 pm

Oh my. I am now waaaaaaay beyond jealous. I am now at full envy. Very nice.
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