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Century Arms:

Discussion in 'The Powder Keg' started by hooker, Apr 12, 2002.

  1. Do any of you know about the Century Arms outfit I beleive out of West Virginia. They have Lee-Enfields in .303 British, and other calibers{.308 WIN., 45-70 GOV.}. Have any of you had any expereince with these. Are they good rifles? Preciate the info.
     
  2. Jesse

    Jesse G&G Newbie Forum Contributor

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    I believe the outfit you are referring to is Gibbs Rifle Company, which is a division of Navy arms. They take #4's and 2A Ishapores and modify and customize them in all kinds of ways. You can reach them by following this link: http://www.gibbsrifle.com/
    If you are looking for a #4 to customize Allan Schisel has a couple left for between $150.00-$170.00: http://www.allans-armory.com/
    If you are looking for a particular #4 or #5, Kevin Carney of North China Arms is one of the best dealers I've found for locating difficult C&R rifles and pistols: http://www.armscenter.com/nca/index.html
    Both Allan and Kevin are friends of mine and are super guys. Kevin can also give you all the info about anything Gibbs offers.


    Hope this helps,


    Jesse
     

  3. Appreciate the info Jesse. Yea you're right it is Gibbs. I remember reading that not too long ago.
     
  4. Hans R Colt

    Hans R Colt G&G Newbie

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    Jesse, do you know if Gibbs is thinking of making Parker-Hale rifles again? I'd love to have a 98 Mauser with a 10-round box magazine!! I'll be in HEAVENNNN!!
     
  5. BattleRifleG3

    BattleRifleG3 G&G Evangelist

    I would be too if it fed 8mm.