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Old 03-30-2012, 11:34 AM   #1
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I have a German Model 98 in 8mm. Its dated 1940 with "code 42". I need a complete rear site. I found one but the sleeve that slides over the barrel is too small. Am I not figuring this out correctly or are there different size barrel sleeves?



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Old 03-30-2012, 01:33 PM   #2
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You bought a sleeve for small ring. You have a large ring mauser



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You bought a sleeve for small ring. You have a large ring mauser
What he said... There are two different types of barrels.
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That explains it. Thanks for your help.

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Does anybody out there have a suggestion of where to pick a large ring rear sight up? I have been searching high and low with no success so far (Ebay, EBang, Gunbroker, internet gun shops, local gun shop)

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Check a local gun show its where I get alot of my stuff, I think there s a site called mausercentral.com as well

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Does anybody out there have a suggestion of where to pick a large ring rear sight up? I have been searching high and low with no success so far (Ebay, EBang, Gunbroker, internet gun shops, local gun shop)
Check on-line at: http://www.gunpartscorp.com/ That will get ya where you need to be..
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Check on-line at: http://www.gunpartscorp.com/ That will get ya where you need to be..
Exactly!
http://www.gunpartscorp.com/catalog/Detail.aspx?pid=1052450B&catid=11950
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Numrich has EVERYTHING!!! Lol

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