Well, the board is either fixed, or it's going to run terribly. Cross your fingers and hope for the best. I'm at my technical limit right now.

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by teelau
Sun Dec 30, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: French Rifles
Topic: Non-refurb MAS 49/56
Replies: 8
Views: 1639
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Re: Non-refurb MAS 49/56

The absence of a refurbishing stamp does not guaranty you rifle was not refurbished. Since the rear sight winding adjustment screw hosting the peep sight of your rifle is not original to a standard rifle but looks like its from a MSE setup, the accuracy of your rifle may surprise you favourably. Be...
by teelau
Sun Dec 30, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: French Rifles
Topic: Non-refurb MAS 49/56
Replies: 8
Views: 1639
United States of America

Re: Non-refurb MAS 49/56

Careful if tinkering with the night sight dots, it's tritium, best not inhaled or ingested even when old! The French Armourers erased or crossed over the old electrical pencil SN before writing the new one. kelt Thank you Kelt, You confirmed my suspensions that my rifles bolt is unoriginal. Oh well...
by teelau
Sat Dec 29, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: French Rifles
Topic: Non-refurb MAS 49/56
Replies: 8
Views: 1639
United States of America

Re: Non-refurb MAS 49/56

That is a nice looking rifle.. I do not know about this Bolt humping thing, I will wait to find out that myself.. But have any of you guys played around with the night sights for those.. It is nothing but low tech fun.. I want too but unfortunately my rifle didnt come with the night sight attachmen...
by teelau
Sat Dec 29, 2018 7:57 am
Forum: French Rifles
Topic: Non-refurb MAS 49/56
Replies: 8
Views: 1639
United States of America

Non-refurb MAS 49/56

I was told this forum was superior to Gunboards so I decided to join. Here is my Mas. Im pretty sure the bolt is humped/replaced stateside which is unfortunate because the rest of the rifle is perfect but maybe you guys can shed some light on it. Maybe humped and replaced before export? The Electrop...

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