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The Best Surplus M1 Carbines We've Seen👀
The Best Surplus M1 Carbines We've Seen👀
12:39 | 3 years ago

M1 Carbine Rifle, .30 Caliber, Semi-Auto, Original U.S. Military Issued - Refurbished To V.G.- Excellent Condition - I.B.M. Mfg. - C & R Eligible

MPN: M1 Carbine-IBM-REF  |  UPC: ITM411677


What a great get. These are original military contract, WWII era M1-Carbine rifles that have been either lightly or fully refurbished by our friends at James River Armory. We are selling them by manufacturer code and the ones being sold under this SKU have the manufacturing stamp I.B.M. Corp. This group of rifles was manufactured for the war effort by the International Business Machines Corporation... I.B.M. I.B.M produced 346,500 rifles for the war effort with a receiver stamping of I.B.M Corp. As an interesting bit of trivia, IBM was the last company added to the contractors who produced the U.S. Carbines. Also, The stamped/brazed variation of the carbine trigger housing was developed at IBM's Endicott facility. I.B.M manufactured rifles typically bring somewhat of a premium simply due to the name recognition and the industry giant that the I.B.M corporation went on to become. Rifles have and are being sold under their original serial numbers and have not been importer re-marked. 

These were original WWII Era M1 Carbine rifles that were stored overseas for years before recently being re-imported back into the United States. All of these rifles have had all of their metal components fully re-blued back to a 100% metal finish. However, some of the stocks were candidates for a full refinish, while others were not, so in some cases the stocks were fully refurbished and in other cases, they were only de-greased and lightly refurbished. While all of the metal surfaced have been re-blued back to as close to the original finish as possible there will be some variances in the stocks and the wood even in terms of color and grain and some will be cosmetically more attractive than others. As such, we are offering a hand select option as well.

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US Mfg


.30 Carbine


Semi Automatic


Surplus / Used



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