Originally Posted by Wally89
Thanks. So the receiver is different then I was curious looks like the only difference is the bolt & possibly the ejector & based on this pic the slots in the barrel for the locking lugs. I've had trouble with it feeding while deer hunting & my dads old FN made Mauser 98 has never had any wish I knew the difference when I got it in 2004. would it be possible to make it fit with a different barrel or possibly some minor re-machining ?
by the time you spent the money on machining, if it were even possible and the parts needed, you could have bought a custom made rifle.
just take it to a competent gunsmith and let him fix the feed issue.