International Harvester M1 Garand with LMR Barrel
International Harvester M1 Garand
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International Harvester M1 Garand with LMR Barrel

Price: $1,950.00
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Item Number:FW01288

International Harvester M1 Garand, serial number 50607xx, made about 1954. LMR 7-54 barrel with a very nice bore. Harvester stock with stars & eagle stamp and circle “P”. Major parts are IHC, but a few small parts are SA, all are described below and shown in photos. No import marks.


The rifle has been disassembled, cleaned, lubricated, and test fired. Parts were clean for photos, coated with oil and greased where appropriate when reassembled.


IHC M1 sn 50607xx Specs:

Receiver: marked “D6528291-T” on leg. Exc condition, no pitting, Original finish with wear. Marked on top with serial number and “U.S. RIFLE CAL. 30 M1 INTERNATIONAL HARVESTER”.

Barrel: marked “LMR D6535448 7 54 A35” and punch mark, with “M” and 2 “P” marks and a small stars and eagle stamp. Bore is bright, crown and rifling excellent. No external pitting. Chrome pads at gas port. Chamber is in the white – the ring around the chamber is a bit discolored but definitely not parkerized. The actual chamber is shiny and smooth.

Barrel Gauge Measurements: MuzzleWear (MW): 2, Throat Erosion (TE):  3

Op rod: marked “D-6535382 IHC”. Finish in VG condition with wear in contact areas, no pitting.

Op rod catch: late type, marked “F”

Bullet guide: stamped with notch, unmarked

Follower: late type, marked “11”

Follower arm: no bevel

Follower rod: long fork, riveted

Bolt: marked “D6528287 IHC AS”

Firing pin: half round, no chrome tip

Clip latch: late square front type, unmarked

Rear sight base: marked “B” on bottom

Elevation knob: marked “IHC” with Weatherhead logo

Windage knob: marked “IHC DRC”

Rear sight cover: late type with ribs

Rear sight aperture: HRA/SA/IHC type, double track

Trigger housing: marked “D28290-12-SA”, no pitting, finish wear

Trigger guard: stamped with stamped hook, unmarked

Trigger: late type, no extra hole, unmarked

Hammer: marked “C46008-7 SA”

Hammer spring plunger: postwar type, no wings

Safety: unmarked

Gas cylinder: wide sight platform, flat on top of rear ring, punch mark on bayonet lug. Gas cylinder group finish is in VG condition. We do not know the manufacturer of the GC

Front sight: 0.75 wide

Gas cylinder lock: beveled front WWII type

Gas cylinder lock screw: cross slot, grenade launcher type, marked “HRA O”

Stock: walnut, IHC. Has circled “P” on pistol grip, stars and eagle (DOD) stamp on left side (very light), and is marked inside “1545”, which we believe means June 15, 1955. Has characteristic IHC cut below the windage knob. Also stamped “34” behind receiver heel, and has painted marking “CO. C-151” on right side, which could be removed. No cracks, no repairs, some dents. Overall very nice appearance.

Handguards: walnut, similar condition and appearance as stock.

Buttplate: postwar round plunger type, good condition with finish wear.

Stock ferrule: large hole type

Sling: GI, used, marked “MRT” and we believe “MAY 1953”. This marking is very difficult to read, and we can’t be sure.


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