Colt Manufacturing Mark Error Correction

I have been reading today in the previously posted Vickers Guide AR-15 Volume 1, 2nd Edition. Page 60 & 61 discusses Armalite Prototype 000003.



The selector positions on this prototype were blanked out (note the recessed profile of each selector position) and reconfigured.

Armalite Prototype 000003
Combined image of Prototype 000003 and
Colt LE6920 FDEC

A similar correction process is still in use by Colt as seen here in this combined image of the Armalite Prototype 000003 (top) and the Colt LE6920 FDEC (bottom) that I used to own.

Colt LE6920 FDEC

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