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    RFI (Rifle Factory Ishapore) Indian Army & Police Rifle Factory Ishapore (RFI) Bolt Action ‘Rifle 7.62mm 2A’ Bolt Action .303 Rifles
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    RFI (Rifle Factory Ishapore) Indian Army & Police Rifle Factory Ishapore (RFI) Bolt Action ‘Rifle 7.62mm 2A’ Bolt Action .303 Rifles

    RiflesBolt ActionUsed£ 795

    RARE IN THE UK**1965 Indian Army & Police Rifle Factory Ishapore (RFI) Bolt Action ‘Rifle 7.62mm 2A’ (Enfield No.1 MK III SMLE) In 7.62mm NATO Calibre’ With Correct Box Magazine For 7.62mm Calibre Ammunition & Sling. Sn 18196:13 - 18196:13

    ***This Firearm is deactivated to one of the pre- 2nd May 2017, UK specifications. As such it can only be sold and exported in its present state to customers in NON- EU countries including the Isle of Man and Channel Islands. Customers based in the UK & other EU countries can purchase on our lay-away scheme. The weapon will then be brought up to the EU specification and the relevant certificate obtained prior to the transfer of ownership and delivery. ***The ‘Rifle 7.62mm 2A’ is a 7.62 NATO calibre bolt-action rifle adopted as a reserve arm by the Indian Armed Forces in 1963. The design of the rifle began at the Rifle Factory Ishapore soon after the Sino-Indian War. The Ishapore 2A and later 2A1 have the distinction of being the last bolt-action rifles designed to be used by a regular military force other than specialised sniper rifles. While they are no longer in service with the Indian Army, the rifles are still used by the Indian Police. This is a very good, rare to find in the UK, 1965 dated, SMLE made at the Rifle Factory Ishapore. It has all original wood stock which has the knocks bumps and bruises to be expected with age & service use. The wood is impressed with ‘SA either side of arrow mark’. The steel grip strap has clear date and manufacturer's stamps including RFI (Rifle Factory Ishapore) under arsenal cartouche, 1965 date and Calibre ‘Rifle 7.62mm 2A’. The rifle has its original winged front sight and rear sight arrangement. It has an alloy butt plate with trap, bayonet lug and sling swivels fitted with webbing sling. Deactivated to UK specification in 2001 the rifle cocks and dry fires. The price includes deactivation certificate and UK delivery. Sn 18196:13
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    CategoryRifles
    SubcategoryBolt Action
    ConditionUsed
    Price£ 795
    Sale typeTrade
    MakeRFI (Rifle Factory Ishapore)
    Calibre.303
    ModelIndian Army & Police Rifle Factory Ishapore (RFI) Bolt Action ‘Rifle 7.62mm 2A’
    Manufactured Year1965
    MechanismBolt Action
    CertificateNo Licence
    Your reference18196:13
    Gun StatusDeactivated
    Recommended UsageCollection item

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