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Mark V serial numbers

Mark V serial numbers
« on: July 11, 2018, 06:53:53 AM »
Why is their two prefixes SS and SB for the Mark V built in 1994-2002? I'm look at buying SB057103 in .257

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Robert

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Re: Mark V serial numbers
« Reply #1 on: July 11, 2018, 07:17:52 AM »
I can't say for sure, as I haven't seen an exhaustive listing, but the trend I've seen is for SB prefix rifles to be blued chromoly steel guns, and SS prefix rifles to be stainless guns. That's just a hunch based on what I've seen (several dozen SB and almost two dozen SS rifles), but it makes sense.
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Re: Mark V serial numbers
« Reply #2 on: July 11, 2018, 08:37:59 AM »
ok thanks!!