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Old 09-30-2019, 11:10 PM
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Originally Posted by 1894cfan View Post
Bob58, If you can, try to hold out for one made in the '70s. It's one of the best ones and has a slim forend. I have one made in '48 that has the fat forend and one made in '77 that has the slim one, to me the slim one just feels better, plus if you want later you can mount a scope on it. BTW, the '48 39A came with a Lyman 66 peep sight when I bought it about 7 years ago. HTH
Depends on what you like. I prefer the wide forearmed 39A over the slim ones.
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