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25-5 08-18-2012 05:45 PM

Mosin Nagant Sights
 
I have read with interest many posts on the Mosin Nagant. Iron sights are the most common, but what kind of optics did the Russians use in WWII. At places like Stalingrad. Are there any good books on the rifle?
Thanks

Garadex 08-18-2012 05:46 PM

I am fairly certain that the Soviets used the 3.5x PU scope.

marc29th 08-18-2012 05:49 PM

Classic Firearms has them $99

http://www.classicfirearms.com/3-5-power-psl-fpk-pu-rifle-scopes

trip286 08-18-2012 06:10 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Garadex
I am fairly certain that the Soviets used the 3.5x PU scope.

^^^^^

On a slightly different note, check out mojo sights. Don't know if your looking for something, but they're interesting. I intend to invest in a set one day.

Chainfire 08-18-2012 09:12 PM

About the best book going on Mosins, written in English, is The Russian Mosin-Nagant Rifle, by Terrence W. Lapin.

There is a lot of information available on-line at several dedicated Mosin-Nagant forums. It would not take much googling to find what you are looking for.

25-5 08-19-2012 12:19 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Chainfire
About the best book going on Mosins, written in English, is The Russian Mosin-Nagant Rifle, by Terrence W. Lapin.

There is a lot of information available on-line at several dedicated Mosin-Nagant forums. It would not take much googling to find what you are looking for.

Thanks! I know about the net, but I like to have a book recommend by someone with experience on the subject as a reference.

Garadex 08-19-2012 12:57 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by marc29th

Those ones were made for PSL type rifles.

marc29th 08-19-2012 01:13 AM

You're right, my bad.


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