~ A Scarce Deactivated Enfield No. 4 Cut Away Rifle ~
Approximately 2500 official SKN No4 actions were manufactured in 1948-50 utilizing downgraded components from condemned Service rifles. They were used as instructional training aids when teaching recruits to demonstrate the working parts of the service rifle.
It has areas cut away to reveal the inner workings, so when cocked or dry fired the parts can be seen working. The left side has been stamped "SKN 585", "5No4MkIV" & "1940".
The gun comes with its original deactivation certificate, dated 30.05.2012.
~ Dimensions ~
The barrel has a length of 8.75 inches (22.25cm), with the Enfield having a length of 28 inches (71cm) overall. It weighs 2.6kg.
~ Condition ~
The gun is in fair condition. The metal remains clean with some paint loss. It can be cocked and dry fired.
~ Postage ~
Postage costs £14 or the Enfield can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.