lithgow marked breda receiver

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hurricanecharlie
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lithgow marked breda receiver

Post by hurricanecharlie » Mon Mar 14, 2016 10:28 am

receiver has breda markings and lithgow on "leg" with ca which i assume is
California.
Anybody know what the scoop is ?

gun has pretty much all italian parts.

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Re: lithgow marked breda receiver

Post by Villafuego » Mon Mar 14, 2016 11:22 am

Lithgow was an importer in CA that brought in stripped Breda receivers and assembled them into rifles stateside.

The ADI made receivers they imported and built into rifles had a pretty poor reputation...

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