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Old 06-07-2011, 01:15 PM   #1
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Default The Mosin Nagant bug...

I got a M/N-91/30 M44 carbine last week. My thinking at the time was

"Hey, why not? Doesn't cost much, it's handy, and how can you

not like a milsurp which comes with a retractable bayonet?

What I never realized at the time was how much fun this thing

is to shoot. I believe I like to shoot it more than my AK or Garand.

I went out to the range to put a few rounds through it, thinking

"Well, I'll make sure it shoots, and put it away."

Over 100 rounds later, I discovered I was hooked!

Anybody else catch the M/N bug?



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Old 06-07-2011, 01:24 PM   #2
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Wait... There are still people on this forum who DON'T have the mosin bug?!?!



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Wait... There are still people on this forum who DON'T have the mosin bug?!?!
Yep. Just because I've had the worst time getting ammo for it
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Yep. Just because I've had the worst time getting ammo for it
Really?? Its everywhere......

More fun than a Garand?.. I wouldnt go that far.....
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Really?? Its everywhere......

More fun than a Garand?.. I wouldnt go that far.....
I live in MA. No gun store has military surplus, I can't have any ammo shipped to MA, so I'm going to have to get it out of state.
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I live in MA. No gun store has military surplus, I can't have any ammo shipped to MA, so I'm going to have to get it out of state.
I feel ya' ..... I have the Arisaka "Bug" and cant find the ammo or military .30-06 brass to turn into 7.7 (I dont want the headstamp to say .30-06)
Ive only shot 3 rounds outta my Arisaka....
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I live in MA. No gun store has military surplus, I can't have any ammo shipped to MA, so I'm going to have to get it out of state.
Just drive into new hampster ma isnt that big.
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i got my mosin from a friend last year for 100 bucks. indeed i fell in love with it after shooting.. the concussion and deep bark are the best... word to the wise.. dont shoot it from prone. hurts just a tad. hehe

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Mosin Nagants are addicting.

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I do believe I offered to use my address here in the free State on N.H. to ship to.
Affordable/Collectors on 38 in Pelham has it. 2 miles from the border.



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