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 vandle
Mon Oct 16, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Military Bolt Action Rifle General Topics
Topic: Turkish Forestry Carbine
Replies: 14
Views: 3155
Australia

Re: Turkish Forestry Carbine

"does anyone know why the turks converted the rifles to this form????" Supposedly so thieves could not make away with the Turkish walnut forest wood. If the thieves did acquire a forest carbine , it was in an odd caliber and was pretty useless to them. There has to me more to it, or why not just ha...
by vandle
Mon Oct 16, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: Military Bolt Action Rifle General Topics
Topic: Turkish Forestry Carbine
Replies: 14
Views: 3155
Australia

Re: Turkish Forestry Carbine

S.B. wrote:
Mon Oct 16, 2017 7:02 pm
Caliber, please?
Steve
Hi Steve

They are 8x50r Lebel

Cheers
by vandle
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:21 pm
Forum: Turkish Rifles
Topic: Turk Source
Replies: 6
Views: 614
Australia

Re: Turk Source

Ozzman wrote:
Thu Oct 12, 2017 6:44 pm
Candyman wrote:
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:50 am
I own that hidden caches of Turk rifles. ;)
Gentlemen... This is the understatement of the week. :lol:
"Year" :roll:
by vandle
Thu Oct 12, 2017 6:03 pm
Forum: Turkish Rifles
Topic: Turk Source
Replies: 6
Views: 614
Australia

Re: Turk Source

Candyman wrote:
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:50 am
I own that hidden caches of Turk rifles. ;)
:lol: :lol: :lol:

I don't doubt that for a minute
by vandle
Tue Oct 10, 2017 6:31 pm
Forum: Italian Rifles
Topic: Carcano Test Shoot
Replies: 7
Views: 246
Australia

Re: Carcano Test Shoot

I'd try another clip before playing with the follower spring. The clips make a huge difference in the way it feeds. After market clips vary in quality. Don't be disheartened after your first outing. Carcano's benefit from reloading and once you find the right bullet/load combination she will be a go...
by vandle
Mon Oct 09, 2017 10:59 pm
Forum: Spanish/S. American/Central American/Mexican Rifles
Topic: Chilean m1912 Steyr
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Australia

Re: Chilean m1912 Steyr

I can relate to that.

I have one of each and they are sweet shooters

Your pair of rifles look impressive and your shooting is not bad either
by vandle
Mon Oct 09, 2017 6:20 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Translation needed
Replies: 4
Views: 162
Australia

Re: Translation needed

Its exciting to find these little treasures and get them translated.

I found a couple of letters in a butt stock of a 1903/14 steyr which is written in Greek which im getting translated.

Be interesting what they say. Hopefully a name and something about the user of the firearm.
by vandle
Thu Oct 05, 2017 4:45 am
Forum: The Krag
Topic: My U.S. Krag
Replies: 15
Views: 2370
Australia

Re: My U.S. Krag

Very nice rifle

Not very common over here
by vandle
Thu Oct 05, 2017 4:33 am
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: 7th Annual Arms Race
Replies: 27
Views: 8000
Australia

Re: 7th Annual Arms Race

Wow You guys left me all behind. 1.Mauser Kar 98AZ 2.Mauser Brazilian M954 3.Martini Cadet .310 4.1895 Nagant Revolver 5.Mauser Brazilian M1922 Carbine 6.Carcano Cavalry Carbine 6.5 7.Martini Enfield .303 8.Springfield 1903 9.Schmitt Reubin 1889 10.Dutch M95 Long Rifle 11. Steyr 1903/14 12. Mle M16...
by vandle
Wed Oct 04, 2017 2:39 am
Forum: German Pistols
Topic: Artillery Luger
Replies: 15
Views: 421
Australia

Re: Artillery Luger

Its worth the wait.
She's a thing of beauty
by vandle
Wed Oct 04, 2017 12:41 am
Forum: Meet and Greet
Topic: Meet and Greet
Replies: 8
Views: 136
Australia

Re: Meet and Greet

Welcome to the board.

wealth of info on here
by vandle
Wed Sep 27, 2017 6:04 pm
Forum: German Pistols
Topic: Artillery Luger
Replies: 15
Views: 421
Australia

Re: Artillery Luger

Cool

can't wait to see it
by vandle
Sat Sep 23, 2017 6:42 pm
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth
Topic: My first SMLE, 1945 Lithgow
Replies: 5
Views: 264
Australia

Re: My first SMLE, 1945 Lithgow

Shoot it and enjoy it.

May not be a collectors piece but they are still fun to shoot, its an Enfield after all even if its a bitzer
by vandle
Sun Sep 17, 2017 6:28 am
Forum: German Rifles
Topic: Kar98k BCD 4
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Australia

Re: Kar98k BCD 4

That rifle looks impressive .Love the stock

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