Originally Posted by subie-jeep
just picked up a M 91/30 at a pawn shop today for $100.wood is a little marked up but still looks good.its a 1943 Izhevsk all numbers matching.no pitting and i don't have any x54r yet but i tried the muzzle test with a x39 and it only goes in about 3/4 of the way.
That was one of the first things I did with my 2 Mosin-Nagants after I got, and opened, the spam cans of Bulgarian 7.62 x 54r ammo. I'd heard horror
stories from coworkers who had bought Mosin-Nagants which weren't much more use than a tent pole or fire wood.