Originally Posted by Dfariswheel
That's what makes all this so stupid.
I know of a dealer who buys estate sales who bought a slew of "M1 Carbines", one of which still had all the M2 parts, less the selector switch, that had been dropped into an M1 stock. As best as could be told, it came that way from the .gov back in the day when it had been sold as surplus.
"What should I do with it?"
"Well, if it was me, half of it would fall into the river off one bridge and half would fall into the river off another..."