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by Mark_Daiute
Sat Nov 07, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: Model 1892 Krag
Replies: 11
Views: 497

Re: Model 1892 Krag

and I would go so far as to recommend OOOO steel wool over OOO.
by Mark_Daiute
Sat Oct 31, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: Model 1892 Krag
Replies: 11
Views: 497

Re: Model 1892 Krag

this first appeared over on FB, glad to see it here.

I have a real soft spot for 1896's that were born 1892's. Especially those with the filled ramrod channels. What a nice rifle.
by Mark_Daiute
Wed Jun 17, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: Restore or not?
Replies: 10
Views: 1589

Re: Restore or not?

I am a firm bveliever in repairs but not "restoration"

Mark
by Mark_Daiute
Sat Jun 13, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: 1898 Krags
Replies: 29
Views: 3364

Re: 1898 Krags

Let me start all over again. In my world unmolested Krags start at about 600 dollars and it is are rifle indeed that will break the 750 dollar barier.<br /><br />I've been tracking them for years on Gunbroker and again the start at a little over 600 dollars and break the 1000 dollar barier with a fa...
by Mark_Daiute
Thu Jun 11, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: 1898 Krags
Replies: 29
Views: 3364

Re: 1898 Krags

who's on the 100 dollar bill? Ben? 6 Benjamins.

by Mark_Daiute
Thu Jun 11, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: 1898 Krags
Replies: 29
Views: 3364

Re: 1898 Krags

Real quick answer, at least in my world, unmolested Krags start at 6 bills and go up north from there.
by Mark_Daiute
Sun Jun 07, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: 1896 Krag steal?
Replies: 13
Views: 1987

Re: 1896 Krag steal?

Nick787! Meaning no disrespect, and I ask this because of your comment about looking down the bore: do you know the trick for removing the bolt? If someone did not tell or show you how you could spend a long time when it is deceptively simple! If you don't know how just sing out and the you can look...
by Mark_Daiute
Sun Jun 07, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: Sights and handguards
Replies: 6
Views: 907

Re: Sights and handguards

1898's with 1901 and 1902 rear sights abound and for less than 1K. Check out Gunbroker and be happy.
by Mark_Daiute
Thu Jun 04, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: carbine side cover
Replies: 16
Views: 1658

Re: carbine side cover

I see the OP has "the old one that fit"

Why are you replacing it?

thanks
by Mark_Daiute
Mon Jun 01, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: 1896 Krag steal?
Replies: 13
Views: 1987

Re: 1896 Krag steal?

this is a truly beautiful rifle I would love to own. How is the bore and does it have a circled P behind the trigger guard and a cartouche on the left side of the stock?

Is it the light or is it nickled or chromed?

Congrats.