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Re: 1884 Springfield Round Rod Bayonet
Posted by Dick Hosmer on Thursday, 3 September 2015, at 6:39 p.m., in response to Re: 1884 Springfield Round Rod Bayonet, posted by Robert Stuckel on Thursday, 3 September 2015, at 6:06 p.m.
Apparently, it is one of those which were rebuilt/converted from the 1,000 experimental rod-bayonet rifles produced (with a slightly different latch) in 1885/86. An interesting 'sub-variant' but valued the same as if it were regular 1890 production, with a number over 500,000.
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