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Old 03-20-2017, 02:56 PM
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Default Grips numbered to a 547

Just received a 547 4" SB, shipped Sept 1983.
Question, were the grips numbered to the gun at this time?
Just curious.
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I'm pretty sure they stopped that before the 547 came along.
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Take the stocks off and look?

I think the practice stopped sometime around 1980.
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I was looking for the number and date of the Factory directive, if one exists. Best
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I dont know the directive or date issued Mike but My 1979 shipped 66-1 snub has serial stamped rb Magnas, Collection jumps to May 1985 shipped 18-4 with no serial stamp.
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Thanks Brad, gives me a time span to work with. I will PM the Dr. of Directives. Best.
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