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Thread: Making the M1 Garand at SA

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    Comparison of VCI paper vs cosmoline in clean and use time.
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    forging dies stacked on the floor , last picture must be plating the gas cylinder bearing area
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    FAY automatic lathe ,cam operated used to turn the M1 Garand barrels
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    Recoil energy device




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    Original T26 SA and T27


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    J.C. Garand with presentation M1 rifle


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    Forging and furnace rooms at SA ,these folks know what a hard days work is. That's Mary Smith ,first woman to work in the forge shop 1943
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    Nice picture showing the receiver dies
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