I've seen some SMLEs produced in Britain or Australia with a copper ring on the side of their butt stocks. Does the ring have any special meanings, such as the tag of some particular armories, or the notice of some particular armies?
I have recently been given an old Mauser rifle from my grandfather since it was rusted and needed restoration. I haven’t been able to find a matching model On the Internet. The bolt is missing its extractor and if I can find out what model it is I can buy the correct extractor.
Im new to the page and im seeking further information regarding a recently acquired Steyr 1896. If anyone could provide any information I would greatly appreciate it. Looking for year manufactured (stamped 1954) estimate of worth, cartridge, and who it was manufactured by...