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SAIGAFISH
November 29, 2009, 12:51 AM
i am a younger man and have limeted knowledge about
old military guns but i have huge couriocity.i was wathing
band of brothers and it made want a gerrand really bad
i have a m1 carbine and now i want to find a good
origanal gerrand are any surplus around or a good
trustworthy source for one of these fine riffles

the rifleer
November 29, 2009, 12:54 AM
There is no such thing as a gerrand that I know of, however if you are looking for a Garand then you should check local gun shops and gun shows.

SAIGAFISH
November 29, 2009, 01:13 AM
arnt i greeate speler

olddav
November 29, 2009, 10:14 AM
I can relate.:D

BruceM
November 29, 2009, 04:43 PM
"arnt i greeate speler "

Possibly a recent graduate of our stellar public education system with a major in English grammar and composition?

Bruce

Tommy Vercetti
November 29, 2009, 04:45 PM
the original post was fraught with spelling errors

Tom2
November 29, 2009, 04:48 PM
CMP! If you don't know what that is, do a web search!

SAIGAFISH
November 29, 2009, 08:28 PM
thanks guy,s the second post was a joke. and dont assume
i graduated what about from springfield

P5 Guy
November 29, 2009, 09:14 PM
Mass or Ill?
The commercial M1 rifles are made from refinished surplus parts on a cast receiver in a Boyd's stock with a new barrel. That may seem like the best of both worlds,but there are many posts on their QC. Not many are good.
The Office of the Director for Civilian Marksmanship Program. www.odcmp.com.
They also have two stores on in Ohio and one in Alabama. That's the best M1 Garand one can buy.

SwampYankee
November 29, 2009, 10:03 PM
Possibly a recent graduate of our stellar public education system with a major in English grammar and composition?

You're killing me, I'm laughing my butt off. Perhaps too much time spent texting?

SAIGAFISH
November 30, 2009, 04:21 PM
dat aint funny

canman
November 30, 2009, 04:38 PM
Hang in there buddy.My spelling sucks too. Product of Catholic school phonics. Spell it like it sounds. Well Sister if thats true and we are from N.Y.then coffee should have a "U" in it.

Chris_B
November 30, 2009, 05:31 PM
Pobody's Nerfect

Tidewater_Kid
November 30, 2009, 09:15 PM
Look here and do some research!

http://www.thecmp.org/m1garand.htm

TK

freqlord
April 19, 2010, 05:22 PM
please don't buy it if you can't spell it

jclayto
April 29, 2010, 09:42 AM
Folks, lighten up. John Garrand was a Canadian. Gerrand would be the proper pronunciation of the gentleman's last name, which is most likely what lead to the spelling error.

kraigwy
April 29, 2010, 10:14 AM
I think I'm the king of bad spellers on this site.

When I took my oral board to get hired for the Anchorage Police Dept. The Deputy Chief looked at my application, laughed saying YOU CANT SPELL WORTH A ****, then hired me.

I think every one of my OERs (National Guard) mentioned I need to work on my written communication skills.

Now I"m retired from both, LE & NG, and I've found out they dont deduct from my pension checks, for spelling.