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    Making the M1 at Springfield Armory

    Here is the link to my thread on the M14 Forum,

    http://m14forum.com/steel-wood/196076-m1-s-sa.html

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    Great photos, thanks for the link. Takes some time to take it all in. I really like the guy using a rasp to finish down the M1 stocks. I wondered how much was done by hand...
    Very cool.
    Last edited by Bulletguide; 05-29-2016, 09:44 PM.
    Bruce Herrmann
    "Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen."
    Mark Twain

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        Blind men gaging firing pins


        Boring gas cylinders

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          #5
          rifling machines


          drilling aperatures


          straddle milling aperatures


          broaching aperatures

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            #6
            aperature steps


            Blanchard grinding aperatures discs


            stock contouring


            -75 cold room test facility

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              Barrel contouring FAYE automatic lathe



              barrel straightening


              preservative drying line




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                chambering

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                  #9
                  oiling stocks


                  Aunt Bee checking trigger housing forgings






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                    JC Garand holding last M1 Produced


                    more later

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                      #11
                      Really great, Ironworker......thank you kindly for taking the time to post them here for our members!!
                      Welcome to the Addiction!

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                        #12
                        Yes, I second that ... outstanding contribution to the forum.

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                          More pics






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