Originally Posted by monroe45CAL
Axxe is correct.
there were lots's of rifles that copied the Mauser design. the Springfield 1903 was so close they even were sued by Mauser! and Mauser won the lawsuit.
the pre-1964 Winchester M70 were very close in design to the Mauser action.
the older Ruger M77's were very close to the Mauser action.
and Mauser licensed their designs to many others and still currently makes sporting rifles using pretty much the original design.