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62A Produced 1942
December 19, 2018
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thanks Mac.

Al

January 1, 2019
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terry hillman
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Interesting, I have a 61A which was manufactured in 1941 and it has the hard rubber butt stock plate. It appears to be original so perhaps they were using both hard rubber and steel.

January 5, 2019
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I too have the serrated butt plate on my 62-A # 153736 in short only.

January 6, 2019
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marewolfe said
I too have the serrated butt plate on my 62-A # 153736 in short only.  

thanks for the info marewolfe. Yours is pretty close serial number to the others listed.

January 6, 2019
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My son purchased the second volume of Schwings book for me as a Xmas gift. After glancing through it, the checkered hammer was standard through WWII. The serrated butt plate is our anomaly here. Schwing depicted two types of butt plates, a checkered steel one for the first few years and then the composite one for the duration. He missed the serrated ones during the war years.

 

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June 12, 2019
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The serial # range on these is expanding, just ran across this one on GB

 

https://www.gunbroker.com/item/816675267

 

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