Underwood Carbine "6/43
Guns International #: 101597876 Seller's Inventory #: 20921A
Category: Military Rifles - M1 Carbine - Military Rifles - US
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Seller: Jim's Classic Guns
Company: Jims Classic Guns
Member Since: 12/22/12
First Name: James
Last Name: Trometer
Country: United States
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This Underwood Carbine Serial No 143XXX was mfg abt 6/43, cal .30 has all of the correct WW II period component parts The bluing is a darker gray parkerizing.
(I use R C Larsen's M-1 carbine 2nd Edition , Craig Riesch's 7th edition* & Harrison's publications for my references.) Every attempt is made to assure accuracy
of information regarding all listings if I not correct feel free to advise, TY !
The bore is shiney w/excellent riflinging & measures "1.0". The action is normal and tight. The Buttstock is a T 2 high Cut w/a late style Cartouche markings of "GHD/UEF w/ordnance" and the sling well says "M-U' . It is in excellent condition w/no dents,dings, scratches or cracking. Ther is a matching handgusr it is a T1 - w/2holes and the markings of "M - U". It is also excellent.
The sling, oiler & magazine are for presentation purposes only and are not included.
the following components parts are inventoried to this Underwood Carbine;
Recevier - T2 w/Narrow Tang, square mille cut, T 3 retaining Lug, , long Guard Lip, Long brrel Skirt, Rear Sight - T 1, Flip Sight w/small letter "s" *,Barrel - Underwood
"w/6-43 & Flaming Bomb", , Front Sight T1 w/"U", Bolt - T1 w/ "U", Extractor - T1 w/"U", Ejector - T1, Trig Hsg - T3 w/"U", Sear T 2 w/"U", Hammer - T2 w/"U" (Dogleg),
Safety - T1 w/"U", Mag Catch - T3 "M" w/"U" (Possibly field armourer update).Operating Slide - T1 w/"U", Stock - T2 High Cutt w/"GHD/UEF & Ordance w/a Frame, Hand guard - T1 w/2 holes and marked "M-U", Recoil Plate - T2 w/"U", Barrel Bang - T1 Unmarked (One weld Spot see REC Larsen's pg 53 UnderwoodBox of pics).
Butt Plate - Small Dot "Underwood".
This Underwood is to me an Excellent representative of quality manufacturing and should appeal to the very discerning collector. I would rate it and an NRA excellent.
Rifle Caliber: .30 Carbine
Model: M-1 Carbine
Serial Number: 143XXXX
Barrel Length: 18
Bore: Measures "1" (VG)
Metal Condition: Excellent
Wood Condition: Excellent
Bore Condition: Mirror - Excellent
Action: Semi Auto
Manufacture Date: June 1943