SURPLUS BERETTA M1951 BARREL LOCKING BLOCK, NEW OLD STOCK TO EXCELLENT CONDITION
Surplus Beretta M1951 Barrel Locking Block. These are original Beretta manufactured Surplus Beretta M1951 Barrel Locking Blocks. These barrel locking blocks came in as part of the importation from the Italian Carabinieri, they vary from New Old Stock to Excellent condition.
These barrel locking blocks, are basically in new condition. The only marks or these blocks are from blocks banging against each other while in shipment. Take a look of the pictures of these.
There are now two options for these Locking Blocks, the original style locking block and the upgraded new style locking block. Look below to see which one you need.
Original Style Beretta M1951 Locking Block for old style guide rods:
If you guide rod looks like this you will need an original style Locking Block.
Picture of the original style block below, notice the grove in the front to accommodate the rim on the guide rod:
The majority of Surplus Beretta M1951’s came into the country with the original style locking block. However we have seen a few that were repaired with the upgraded new style locking block and guide rod.
Upgraded new style Beretta M1951 Locking Block for old style guide rods:
If you guide rod looks like this you will need a Upgraded new style Locking Block.
Picture of the new upgraded style block below, no groove in front due to upgraded guide rod.
The new style locking blocks are on our 1975-1976 production M1951’s, and some of the older M1951’s have been repaired with these upgraded parts.
These blocks are not interchangeable without modification, please confirm which style you need by looking at your guide rod and current block.