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Offline toot

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1861 lock & 1863 lock
« on: June 28, 2018, 12:00:21 PM »
is an 1861 lock and an 1863 lock interchangeable?  i have an 1861 SPRINGFIELD and it needs a lock all i can find are 1863 locks.

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Re: 1861 lock & 1863 lock
« Reply #1 on: June 28, 2018, 08:46:51 PM »
Hey Toot, The Regimental Quartermaster out of Gettysburg,Pa might have it. They have a website.I did a quick check and they have the lock plate...original...there is also a number to give them a call. They should be able to help you out.

Hope this helps!

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Re: 1861 lock & 1863 lock
« Reply #2 on: June 28, 2018, 09:14:13 PM »
YEWBENDER, thanks for the helpful information. i will check it out,

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Re: 1861 lock & 1863 lock
« Reply #3 on: June 28, 2018, 09:29:56 PM »
Your welcome Toot.

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Re: 1861 lock & 1863 lock
« Reply #4 on: June 30, 2018, 06:43:13 PM »
thanks guys for all the help, i finally got one.