Receiver stamp question

Discussion in 'Mosin Nagant' started by Tykim, Sep 21, 2010.

  1. Tykim

    Tykim G&G Newbie

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    Hey guys I've got a question regarding a serial number stamped on the receiver of my 1935 Tula M91/30 that I'm curious about. I've looked around on 7.62x54r.net but can't find anything(maybe I'm looking in the wrong spot). It's stamped with the number C336, this does not match the number on the barrel nor anywhere else on the gun.
    I'm pretty new to owning a Mosin and it's awesome, just need a carbine model now :).
     

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  2. texnmidwest

    texnmidwest Sir Loin of Beef Forum Contributor

    I was thinking it was an import number but the font is wrong and in the wrong place.
     

  3. Link23

    Link23 G&G Newbie

    i was thinking an import stamp as well,
     
  4. Tykim

    Tykim G&G Newbie

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    Yeah, it's a Century Arms import and has the import stamp on the other side of the receiver.
     
  5. SwedeSteve

    SwedeSteve Freedom Zealot Forum Contributor

    Probably one of the numerous proof stamps.
     
  6. Capt.Hotpants

    Capt.Hotpants G&G Regular

    There are tons of markings that no one really knows what they mean. Russia isn't exactly dieing to give us old production papers or the like so some markings we will just never find out about.
     
  7. Ken in Iowa

    Ken in Iowa G&G Evangelist

    Importer serials are typically on the left side, this is on the right.

    Probably a refurb or unit marking, but who knows??

    Did anybody else notice the Beech stock?