If the .008 distortion is distributed in the entire circumference it is only about 1% but if is restricted to small portion of the circumference it can be at least 10% distortion. There is no way to know how much stress (pressure) it can withstand. You could shoot it once and have a catastrophic failure, or it may never fail. How much do you value your physical well being? I believe I heard that some of the Mex Mausers had questionable metal.
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