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This is her in 1980 when I had a custom paint shop she was all black for about a week and I decided I'd put airbrush work on the sides and did it in white pearl trimmed it with a blue pinstripe to match the color of the lettering on top decided I liked it better just white on the side and it's been that way until I started to repaint it last winter. The original lacquer paint started to rub thru last year.

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Me at work in '70....but I did have a 69 XLCH waiting for me stateside
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that doesn't look like an M-16 you're holding.
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It's a Stoner 63
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It's a Stoner 63
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Thats the one and yes I was, am and still are.......peaked in my youth so to speak.
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SEAL that is....
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the M-16 is a Stoner creation isn't it?
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He sure did, he was an arms inventor to rival Browning.
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