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Old 08-18-2009, 19:38   #8
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Originally Posted by Serb View Post
What has stumped me most often has been distinguishing Romanian from Polish mags. Both have the 90 degree turn (as you indicated), yet often do not have the "11" (Polish) or "0" (Romanian) stamps. Have you been able to identify any other unique traits that can help differentiate these mags?

In fact, I have.

The Romanians have glaring spot welds on the tabs that the Polish mags don't. This is the only way I know of to differentiate between the two.

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I just wanted to add this picture from AIM's website that backs up what I said about the Romanian magazines. Notice the spot weld.
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Last edited by CarlosC; 08-19-2009 at 07:13.. Reason: Added AIM's picture
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