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Old June 7, 2012, 06:52 PM   #1
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Need help indentifying pistol

Bought this while back, been searching high and low to find the maker. Has AC stamp in a square. .36 cal navy made in italy. Any help would be greatly appreciated.. Pics below

http://imgur.com/O0CM6,fW36m,YnhY3,u...1x,txWiO,BdZX7
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Old June 7, 2012, 08:04 PM   #2
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Probably ASM. AC denotes it being made in 77. It should have a manufacturers logo on it somewhere. Maybe on the bottom barrel flat.
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Old June 8, 2012, 12:13 AM   #3
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As Hawg said, look under the rammer.
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Old June 8, 2012, 11:43 AM   #4
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It would be interesting to find it is an ASM....

...It would be the first example I have seen with roll engraving from ASM.

Have others in the group encountered that?
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Old June 9, 2012, 10:52 AM   #5
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Ive got a buddy that has one identical to this one and I believe it is an FIE

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Old June 9, 2012, 12:25 PM   #6
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FIE was an importer. It's possible it could be one of the lesser known manufacturers. I can't remember seeing an engraved brass frame Pietta.
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Old June 9, 2012, 03:44 PM   #7
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It could be a COM, PR, or BLG. Are there any markings on the bottom of the backstrap? FIE imported all three manufacturers at one time or another.
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