In all of my ASMs .....
....All of the Colt clones have the date code on the starboard side of the frame. Only the Remingtons have the date code on the bottom of the frame.
I have a coupla ASP Euroarms (All Colts) and the date code box is at the same place as it is on the ASMs.
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