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Brass barrel bands on a 94 Carbine?
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March 5, 2018 - 4:14 am
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Seen this rifle on GB and wondered about the brass/gold bands. I have seen this on carbines with a gold receiver but not a blued gun. Is this something that a pervious owner has done?

 

https://www.gunbroker.com/item/751321301

 

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Looks like something I’ve seen on commemoratives, no indication this is a commemorative.

 

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Tiny19812003 said 
Is this something that a pervious owner has done?

 

https://www.gunbroker.com/item/751321301

 

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Yes, and I will add that the same person re-installed the barrel bands backwards.

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I bought this gun. It was built in the 50’s and yes someone put those on backwards. The rifle is however in very good shape.

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