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Old 07-19-2011, 04:29 PM   #1
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Hello everyone. I have a 1942 Mosin Nagant in 7.62x54r and would like to ask if anyone here has a recommended bore snake size to get for cleaning this bad boy?
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Old 07-19-2011, 04:47 PM   #2
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A .30 cal. one should work



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Terez is correct. 30 Cal/.308/7.62 NATO for comparison.

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Default bore snake for Russkie rifle...

Thanks fellas! I really appreciate the info & help.

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I use a .30 cal on my 7.62x54r



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