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by retread12345678
Sat Feb 24, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Yugoslavian Rifles
Topic: Stock replacement
Replies: 1
Views: 34
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Stock replacement

NO EXPERT. Will a Model 48 Yugo rifle be at home in a German 98 K stock ?? I have read the M48 actions were shorter than wartime 98ks. Any body

know ? I have a nice , but mismatched Yugo sported but not drilled and would like to restore it. Thanks
by retread12345678
Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: German Rifles
Topic: Something fishy in K98s
Replies: 19
Views: 380
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Re: Something fishy in K98s

NO EXPERT. These were probably decent before they got a make over. They are reminiscent of Mitchells Masterpieces
by retread12345678
Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: United States Rifles
Topic: Local auction tomorrow has 1901A3.
Replies: 1
Views: 71
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Re: Local auction tomorrow has 1901A3.

NO EXPERT. Try for 200.00. additional fees at auctions can kill the budget. Is it a M 1903A3. 0r a M1903A1 ?
by retread12345678
Tue Jan 23, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Japanese and Far East Rifles
Topic: Guadalcanal captured type 38
Replies: 4
Views: 459
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Re: Guadalcanal captured type 38

Love the captured guns
by retread12345678
Tue Jan 23, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Japanese and Far East Rifles
Topic: Matching 11th series Rope Hole Type 99
Replies: 2
Views: 188
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Re: Matching 11th series Rope Hole Type 99

NO EXPERT Amazingly crude. UGLY is Beautiful. How is the bore ? Do you plan to fire it ?
by retread12345678
Mon Jan 01, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: United States Rifles
Topic: Ok why so much
Replies: 8
Views: 517
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Re: Ok why so much

NO. EXPERT. IS that an S and K instamount on the rifle Hope no real damage was done. Looks like a well used rifle recently prettied up for the prom
by retread12345678
Mon Jan 01, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Military Semi-Automatic Rifles General Topics
Topic: FN49 Venezualen contract in 7mm.
Replies: 4
Views: 369
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Re: FN49 Venezualen contract in 7mm.

NO EXPERT. Collectors will pay a premium for original matching guns. I know I have They are very solid rifles and parts availability. is good.
by retread12345678
Tue Dec 26, 2017 5:36 pm
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth
Topic: A rifle from India
Replies: 8
Views: 479
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Re: A rifle from India

Great looking rifle Any clue as to the markings. ?? Is it numbers matching ?
by retread12345678
Tue Dec 19, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: Japanese and Far East Rifles
Topic: USGI shipping crate w/ saber, bayonet, rifle, and serialized capture papers (Auction find)
Replies: 2
Views: 260
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Re: USGI shipping crate w/ saber, bayonet, rifle, and serialized capture papers (Auction find)

NO EXPERT I had a very nice concentric circle type 99 crated in almost the exact same crate No Papers. Enjoy it as you know they are few and far between
by retread12345678
Thu Dec 14, 2017 3:03 pm
Forum: .22 Caliber Military Trainer
Topic: H&R M65 Reising Trainer
Replies: 7
Views: 495
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Re: H&R M65 Reising Trainer

NO. EXPERT. I would recommend a. higher authority. There are several paperback reference books concerning. US .22 training rifles No, I don't recall the exact titles. But Bruce Canfield might be the author. As. an aside, I really can't see "training rifles" distributed to USMC recruits Happy researc...
by retread12345678
Wed Dec 13, 2017 1:22 pm
Forum: French Rifles
Topic: " Cleaned Up" Berthiers
Replies: 1
Views: 235
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Re: " Cleaned Up" Berthiers

NO EXPERT. This is what all the old time dealers like Bannerman. and Stokes Kirk. used to do, and those pieces are still floating around ! There are anonymous individuals
always looking to catch a fish.
by retread12345678
Tue Dec 12, 2017 9:31 pm
Forum: Japanese and Far East Rifles
Topic: Arisaka Help Needed
Replies: 10
Views: 626
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Re: Arisaka Help Needed

NO EXPERT Type 99 for sure. Very nice. rifle with the mum and mono pod and aircraft rear sight Look around for a. bayonet and you will. have
a. conversation piece for sure
by retread12345678
Mon Dec 11, 2017 6:15 pm
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: Military rifles with folding bayonets
Replies: 2
Views: 259
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Re: Military rifles with folding bayonets

Rashid, AK47, I think a MAS had a hidden bayonet as well
by retread12345678
Mon Dec 11, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: Japanese and Far East Rifles
Topic: Very nice mummed, matching Type 44 rework w/ vet history
Replies: 4
Views: 318
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Re: Very nice mummed, matching Type 44 rework w/ vet history

There are collectors who would be turned off by the lack of "PAPERS" I had a really fine one years ago, but this one makes it look sick. Wonderful piece
by retread12345678
Sun Dec 10, 2017 2:10 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: USPS announces Festivus stamps for 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 413
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Re: USPS announces Festivus stamps for 2017

WHAT about the other neglected holidays ?? ST. SWITHINS DAY. , AND NATIONAL DONUT DAY /?

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