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Re: Custer rifle
Posted by Dick Hosmer on Thursday, 13 July 2017, at 8:25 p.m., in response to Re: Custer rifle, posted by Larry Gibson on Thursday, 13 July 2017, at 8:02 p.m.
I cannot say anything more than that it has a high-arch block in a narrow receiver, in other words a gross "match". I have not seen the block inscription, and so, much better views would be required before I could offer an opinion as to whether I felt it was the ORIGINAL block. The first photo I saw seemed to show a later rounded-edge block; only after I saw it open was I forced to change my assessment.
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