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Old 01-02-2020, 01:46 AM
Retroish Retroish is offline
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Identify this slide?

Howdy, I came across this Colt Government Model Series 70 slide and am curious to which version it is... The sights and rear serrations are throwing me off and I can’t find another like it online. Custom? Prototype? It doesn’t have and markings other than 80 or 08 stamped/engraved inside. See pics and thanks!
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Old 01-02-2020, 07:31 AM
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A slide fitted with S&W revolver sights. Popular at one time.
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Old 01-02-2020, 07:37 AM
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It is a Colt pre 70 Government Model slide manufactured between 1956-1969. The ejection port was modified and the slide refinished.
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Old 01-02-2020, 08:18 AM
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Those were very common modifications back in the day!
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Old 01-02-2020, 02:37 PM
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Let's see a photo of the disconnector rail if you could. I'm wondering if it has an A.D. Swenson stamp on it. The relief cut on the ejection port looks a lot like Swenson did them. It's a bit of a tell for his work. The disco rail may, or may not, have his mark.
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