Originally Posted by surg_res
I looked in my edition of Ball's book and the pics aren't the best (too dark to clearly see the bands).
What edition do you have? The 4th ed. has a pretty good color pic of a DWM 1908, with the receiver clearly in the white and blued barrel, bands, and ejector assembly.
I wonder if mine is refinished or not? It's been a while since I looked at it...