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THE U.S. CARBINE, CALIBER .30 M1 & THE U.S. CARBINE, CALIBER .30 M1A1

                                           Article by: NICK JACOBELLIS  The .30 Caliber M1 Carbine is a magazine fed semi-automatic short barreled rifle that carried 15 rounds of ammunition in its magazine and is considerably more compact and lighter than the M1 Garand.  The M1A1 Model .30 caliber Carbine was equipped with a side folding metal wire stock that …

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The Springfield model 1903 variants and the M1 Garand

Article by: Nick Jacobellis The bolt action Springfield Rifle Model 1903, the M1903 Modified, the M1903A3 and the M1903A4 were chambered in 30.06 caliber and first saw combat during the Punitive Expedition into Mexico, in World War 1, in the Banana Wars, as well as in World War II. The U.S. military service rifle that …

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