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by Rcat7147
Fri Mar 20, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: Krag carbine on armslist
Replies: 3
Views: 529

Re: Krag carbine on armslist

Ive bought three rifles from Armslist and had no troubles.<br />Heres the secret: gun stores and pawn shops also list their items on armslist.  I only buy from them, not the private sellers.<br />Its easy enough to Google Street View a business and verify its legit.<br /><br />And they were thr...
by Rcat7147
Wed Mar 18, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: Ammunition, reloading, shooting, etc
Topic: Stretching out to 300yds
Replies: 14
Views: 1501

Re: Stretching out to 300yds

<blockquote>It is not unusual to see original unfired ammo, that is 80 to 100 years old and still in factory boxes, with neck cracks. This happens just from keeping tension on a bullet for that long.</blockquote><br /><br />I have about 100 original 220 grain round nose bullets pulled from cases jus...
by Rcat7147
Sun Mar 08, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Ideal Muzzle Protector
Replies: 5
Views: 977

Re: Ideal Muzzle Protector

I noticed that too. We use the crap out of them at work...I found that more interesting than the muzzle protector!
by Rcat7147
Sun Mar 08, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Ideal Muzzle Protector
Replies: 5
Views: 977

Re: Ideal Muzzle Protector

That would be a pretty simple project in the machine shop.
Use brass screws to hold it on the barrel and dont worry with the leather.
by Rcat7147
Tue Feb 18, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: Chronology Topsy Turvy
Replies: 2
Views: 535

Re: Chronology Topsy Turvy

Perhaps a PM would be better suited for those permission requests.
by Rcat7147
Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:18 pm
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: Frank Mallory Appx 13 1906 Krag Repair Kit
Replies: 9
Views: 724

Re: Frank Mallory Appx 13 1906 Krag Repair Kit

Here ya go, fellas.<br />Any thought on what these are worth?  If it was in better shape and had the tools, I'd probably keep it but I'll likely ending up selling this one as it sits.<br /><br /><img style="max-width: 100%;" src="http://kragcollectorsassociation.com/images/yabbfiles/Attachments...
by Rcat7147
Fri Feb 14, 2020 1:34 am
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: Frank Mallory Appx 13 1906 Krag Repair Kit
Replies: 9
Views: 724

Re: Frank Mallory Appx 13 1906 Krag Repair Kit

I have one exactly like that but for the Krag.
The label isnt near as nice.
Ill try to get some pictures up...but thats pretty much why it looks like.
by Rcat7147
Mon Feb 03, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: The REAL Waste of Impeachment
Replies: 29
Views: 2285

Re: The REAL Waste of Impeachment

<blockquote><br />I do want to see Trump, in his second term,...get term limits pushed through. That's where no politician has gone before!</blockquote><br /><br />If he does that, Id gladly proclaim him the greatest president ever.  Career politicians more concerned with staying in office than...
by Rcat7147
Fri Jan 31, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: Buy The Rifle, Not The Story
Replies: 32
Views: 2398

Re: Buy The Rifle, Not The Story


FWIW - Larceny being what it is, I imagine "missing & lost arms" got documented. Some of these arms are listed in SRS Data.



So walking off with a carbine would be enough of a reason to, say, be court martialled?  ;)
by Rcat7147
Wed Jan 29, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: In Memoriam
Replies: 4
Views: 636

Re: In Memoriam

<blockquote>I always enjoyed it, when one of the POW's would politely hand 'Schultzie' back his Krag, as he left their barracks, confused & worried about "The .... Eastern Front"!</blockquote><br /><br />There was one episode where the POWs talked him into playing volleyball or somethi...