m1 carbine family: m1, m1a1, m2, m3. the m1 carbine was developed as a lightweight shoulder weapon to replace the. 45 caliber m- 1911 pistol to be carried by weapons crews and company grade officers. the objective was to provide better protection to service troops than standard issue pistols, when caught under surprise attack during envelopment movements by enemy forces.
starting in 1935, rock- ola sold more than 400, 000 jukeboxes under the rock- ola brand name, which predated the rock and roll era by two decades, and is thought to have inspired the term. rock- ola was also one of the producers of the m1 carbine for the us military during wwii, making 3. 7% of the 6, 221, 220 made. the m1 carbine a brief history.
m1 and m1a1 carbine. 30 m1 carbine was developed as a reduced size semi automatic weapon to have a high firepower in close range.
A very comprehesive book for the m1 carbine. It was made between november of 1943 to march of 1944. Early complete rock ola " i " stock m1 carbine.
Serial number is in the 4. Welcome rock ola m1 carbine history books to uscarbinecal30m1. Up for auction is a modern rock- ola receiver in an original wwii m1 carbine rifle in nice condition. A couple rock ola m1 carbine history books years back, my uncle returned the carbine to " our side" of the family, stating rock ola m1 carbine history books that he' d kept it as a varmint gun out.
Rock- ola barrel dated february 1943 with a bright. The serial number is 4596694. Fulton armory service grade m1 carbine. Seller: harry viezens. Has an original rock- ola barrel and parts are all usgi used in wwii and maybe in korea as well.
I had previous carbines but after years of buying, lost most my good firearms during a 2 rock ola m1 carbine history books 1/ 2 year divorce. Military during world war ii, the korean war and well into the vietnam war. A quick search of the internet or any of the m1 carbine books will tell you that this falls well out of the serial number range of usgi receivers manufactured by rock- ola. Rock- ola total production m, 500 compare that to the inland division of gm with 1, 984, 189. Rock- ola m1 carbine. - the magazine i got with it is not rock- ola, it' s inland.
In 1938 the us chief of infantry requested that the ordnance department develop a carbine or light rifle to be used by service and support troops. I am not familiar with any original rock- ola carbine that used a two piece horizontal acceptance stamp. - there is no date code under " rock- ola" on the barrel. Let cowan' s handle your shipping! It is about owning a piece of history rock ola m1 carbine history books that protected our rock ola m1 carbine history books freedoms and won a world war. Is my rockola m1 carbine original?
The rock- ola juke box company produced the lowest numbers of m1 carbine during wwii, certainly making them highly desirable and collectable. By the 1930s, rock- ola was manufacturing a wide array of products including scales, parking meters. Here is a very desirable u. M1 carbine this is an excellent example of a very late wwii rock- ola m1 carbine as produced in the very last block of approximately 20, 000 serial numbers circa april/ may 1944. 00 christmas special $ 4150. A history of the m1 carbine.
The missing dot in the 3. M1 carbine family us m1/ m2/ m3 carbine by duncan long rock ola m1 carbine history books : george liakos, owner Type 2 trigger housing, round bolt. Deemed the greatest single battle implement ever devised by man.
Many books have been written on the m1 carbine. Someone wanted some info on m1 carbine. The m1 carbine ( formally the united states carbine, caliber.
Mid wwii production quality hardware m1 carbine. The carbine is shorter and lighter then the m1 garand rifle, the standard main battle rifle of the us army in wwii. My dad bought my grand- dad ( his father- in- law) an m- 1 carbine back when i was in elementary school. New listing m1 carbine rock ola m1 carbine history books rock- ola early rmc/ crossed cannon cartouche stock stamp.
Excellent shooter. Military, rock ola m1 carbine history books but by paramilitary and police. M1 carbine being fired during media day at the range, shot show : in this article mark keefe m1 m1 carbine inland mfg. Rock- ola : 228, 500 : the m1 garand would fire a. 48 ap r i l am e r i c a n rock ola m1 carbine history books ri rock ola m1 carbine history books f leman t h e r o c k- o l a m1 c a r b i n e the name.
The m1 carbine was produced in more numbers than any other us small arm in world war ii. Comes with two period correct wwii stocks with correct cartouches. This is a discussion on rockola m1 carbine within the steel and wood forums, part of the rifle forum category; i don' t know much about carbines. Find great deals on ebay for m1 carbine rock ola and m1 carbine winchester. Take a shot at history. These rifles rock ola m1 carbine history books are getting harder to find and are highly collectible.
30 caliber carbine. Rare " i " stock rock ola m1 carbine. Things you didn' t know about rock ola m1 carbine history books the m1. Description: desirable late world war ii production rock- ola u. Has history, manufacturers, rare receivers, and part by part markings and time frames via serial number. Description: rock- ola m1 carbine rifle build, all period correct rock- ola parts, rock- ola receiver serial number 4613xxx, missing period correct rear sight and front band.
Jra/ " rock- ola" milled receiver markings/ shooting mini- review. The m1 carbine ( weapon) [ leroy thompson, peter dennis, alan gilliland] on amazon. 30 caliber rifle historical m1 rock ola m1 carbine history books carbine rifles rock- ola m1. Parts are in good shape with expected wear on wwii era parts. I' ve found one locally, rebuilt, has bayo lug and adjustable rock ola m1 carbine history books rear sight. To be around for many years, especially reference books, parts of this one have the potential of altering authentic history.
This is a us m1 rock ola m1 carbine history books carbine by rock- ola. The united states possessed the strongest rock ola m1 carbine history books and best equipped fighting force in the history of mankind. Full auto: m1 carbine to m2 modification. * free* shipping on qualifying offers. Jra/ " rock- ola" milled receiver markings/ shooting mini- review m1 carbine.
Rock- ola music corporation rock ola m1 carbine history books ( rock- ola) standard products ( standard products). The m1 carbine was produced in several variants and was widely used by not only the u. So, i bought a rock ola from someone i work with rock ola m1 carbine history books who has had it for a while, was his dads. 30, m1) is a lightweight, rock ola m1 carbine history books easy to use,. Shop with confidence. Double click on the image to zoom in to that point.
My dad has a ton of old m1 carbine stuff he' s going to send me. Buyer assumes any out of state transfer cost. A pocket history of the m1 carbine by robert gibson. Cmp forums > cmp sales > m1 carbine > rock- ola. I don' t rock ola m1 carbine history books have any up to date carbine books, but rockola should be way up there in value, as in the rarest.
Discussion in ' firearms research' started by handloader357. I have seen threads on just about every carbine manufacture with the exception of one - rockola. M1 30 caliber carbine manufactured by rock- ola. Cowan' s auctions is one of the only houses to offer full service, in- house shipping.
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The history of m1 garand bayonets. Rock- ola' s are always desirable, not only because there were fewer made than any other make but because rock- ola was a famous juke box maker of the. Find great deals on ebay for rockola m1 carbine and m1 carbine rock ola. If so what is it worth? Are rockola m- 1 carbines that rare? I am trying to find out more info on it.
With a 16 barrel marked rock- ola with faded cannon ball mark on barrel. Description: rock- ola m1 carbine for sale. Now with no one around to say yes of no, i am re- inventing my life. Maybe this will help. " rockola stereo company" vs rock- ola manufacturing corporation).
Rock- ola receiver, barrel, and magazine. 62x33 mm) semi- automatic carbine that was a standard firearm for the u. This rock- ola carbine is a second block production gun.
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And yup, that was a day or two ago. Archive] rock- ola rock ola m1 carbine history books stock question m1 carbine. A excellent resourse for the enthusist to collector level. This is a buttplate that will fit a. Rock- rock ola m1 carbine history books ola became a rock ola m1 carbine history books prime contractor for production of the m1 carbine for the us military during world war ii.
Rockola m1 carbine. Books & publications: arsenal history and combat evaluation, carbine caliber. Here are the serial numbers for m1- carbines produced by rock- ola:. This carbine has serial # on the receiver, a " rock- ola" marked barrel with a bright bore, a two rivet handguard and a high wood pistol grip stock with proper early wheel acceptance mark and " rmc" inspection marking on the right rock ola m1 carbine history books side rock ola m1 carbine history books as well as a small stamped " rmc" on the left side within the sling cut. Watch a video of the new inland mfg. It is not an authentic buttplate made for or rock ola m1 carbine history books used by rock- ola.
30- m1, m1a1, m2, and m3. Item number: 1261. ( patton), rock ola m1 carbine history books the m1 carbine is something that will consume you in the collecting of military surplus weapons and ignites a. Mixed parts are pictured with the manufacture codes. Serial number dates it to the end. If rock ola m1 carbine history books you are like me, owning an m1 carbine goes a lot deeper than just owning a firearm.
The pa for sale by sportsmans dream on gunsamerica. Serial number 15521xx dates to 1943. If you have the opportunity, it would be great to. It' s a reproduction. Riverbank armory - specializing in m1 carbines, sales, parts and service.