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Old 07-12-2011, 03:59 PM   #11
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Check Ammunition to go in Brenham. They have Prvi for $15 a box.

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Old 07-15-2011, 08:05 PM   #12
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Thanks. I actually Just Bought some Privi Partizan ammo today from Cabela's. $17 a box. That stuff is actually pretty nice! Im going to use it when Im hunting.
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it used to confuse the heck out of me hearing guys talk about a 8mm mauser, i looked and looked and could never find one ever made. then i realized they are just rounding up the 7.92 to 8 LOL right?

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it used to confuse the heck out of me hearing guys talk about a 8mm mauser, i looked and looked and could never find one ever made. then i realized they are just rounding up the 7.92 to 8 LOL right?
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it used to confuse the heck out of me hearing guys talk about a 8mm mauser, i looked and looked and could never find one ever made. then i realized they are just rounding up the 7.92 to 8 LOL right?
The REAL name is 7.92 X 57 JS. Americans were not used to metric at the end of WWII so it was rounded up for convenience.
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Wow, did not know that about the 8mm. I picked up a Czech Mauser a couple of months ago. Still waiting to go shot it. Damn work.

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