Here is a great looking shooter M1 rifle. It is an HRA,
serial number 47113xx made about 1954. It has a Springfield barrel dated April
1963 with a bright bore. Other parts are a mix of HRA and SA. No import marks.
This rifle is in very good used condition, with a new
laminated gray stock and handguards. Some metal parts have been reparkerized.
The rifle has been disassembled, cleaned, lubricated and
test fired, see our video. Parts were clean for photos, coated with oil and greased where
appropriate when reassembled.
HRA M1 sn 4711xx
marked “D-6528291” on leg, no heat lot marked.
“SA 6535448 4 63 Y21” in op rod slot, with “P”, “M”, and stars and eagle stamp.
Chrome pads at gas port. Bore is bright, good crown and rifling, chamber in the
Lower band: two
piece flat top with roll pin
Measurements: Muzzle Wear (MW): 2, Throat Erosion (TE): 3
Clip latch: square
front type, unmarked
Op rod: flat
side, marked “D35382 9 SA”, modified
Op rod catch:
HRA/SA/IHC type, unmarked
Bullet guide: stamped
with notch, unmarked
type, marked “11”
long fork, riveted, unmarked
Bolt: marked “6528287-SA
Windage knob: marked
marked “6528290-HRA N”
Trigger guard: stamped
with stamped hook
type, no extra hole
plunger: late type without wings
top, marked “SA”
Gas cylinder: wide
sight platform, flat on top of rear ring. Gas cylinder group finish has been
Gas cylinder lock:
late “high hump” type, unmarked
Gas cylinder lock
screw: cross slot poppet valve type, marked “HRA”
handguards: New gray laminate