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Melium 06-09-2011 06:26 AM

Current project: M44 Nagant Carbine
 
My current project is an Izhevsk M44 Mosin Nagant from 1946. The current modifications to it are: Freefloated barrel, Re-bored barrel, a fully milled and re-done bolt, shortened and grooved stock and soon to come will be a temporary rail with scope.

CA357 06-09-2011 02:42 PM

http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/e...ithoutpics.jpg

Melium 06-10-2011 01:51 AM

I agree! I went to posts pictures right after I wrote that last night and it seems that someone deleted all the ones off my laptop, no worries though, I have backups! Coming soon.

Melium 06-14-2011 11:18 AM

The pics are here!!!!
 
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Here we go, a pic of the re-milled bolt and a good view of the staining.
Also a good but a little blurry pic of the bottom end, notice the tiger type striping on both pictures. Those are some 174gr FMJ's, always loaded. Wish I could get some hollow points for home defense, however.

7.62 Man 06-15-2011 10:40 PM

The Mosin Nagant doesn't make a good home defense gun unless you live two or more houses away from the home you are trying to defend, & you have x-ray vision so you can see what you are shooting through all those walls. If you use the carbine & miss them with the bullit the muzzle blast will set them on fire.LOL:D

Melium 06-17-2011 02:50 AM

I was thinking the same thing about muzzle blast. It's not a good HD gun, but it's all I got right now :(

Comeswithbacon 06-19-2011 09:10 PM

So you are looking for a HD gun next?

Well a good choice is a 12 gauge, preferably with more than 3 in the tube or clip.

Melium 06-20-2011 08:03 PM

I agree, I was actually informed a day after I posted this that my father bought me a 12GA break open shotgun for my birthday :D, I love turning 22.

Comeswithbacon 06-24-2011 05:56 PM

Sweet, got any pics?

Melium 06-24-2011 06:01 PM

Havent yet, there's still two months until my birthday so I wont see it until then. He said it was an old catalog shotgun, so we'll see what i'm getting.


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