1915 Gewehr 98 (Spandau)


Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > General Firearms Forums > Curio & Relic Discussion > 1915 Gewehr 98 (Spandau)

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-18-2013, 09:16 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 4
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts
Likes Given: 2

Default 1915 Gewehr 98 (Spandau)

I recently inherited this Gewehr 98 from my grandfather. This rifle was hung up in his basemenf for years. The story goes that he recieved the rifle and a WW1 German Steel helmet as payment for some carpentry work he did for a neighbour nearby. He was a big military history buff so I'm sure he was more than satisfied.

It is a numbers matching rifle however it does have a diagonal duffle cut just before the rear barrel band. Somebody did a nice job with the saw cut though, it looks quite good. I intend on displaying just like my grandfather did.



gewehr-98-spandau-1915-.jpg  
__________________
Jeff-Blaney is offline  
orangello Likes This 
Reply With Quote

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today! - Click Here


Old 04-18-2013, 09:20 PM   #2
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
orangello's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 19,170
Liked 5733 Times on 3359 Posts
Likes Given: 4877

Default

Now, THAT is a frikkin bayonet!

NICE!

__________________

Dead Bears, the only good kind.

orangello is offline  
Jeff-Blaney Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 04-18-2013, 09:51 PM   #3
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
jpattersonnh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: South central,NH
Posts: 5,046
Liked 733 Times on 508 Posts
Likes Given: 760

Default

Bring it by! I'll check it out for you, then take you out to shoot it!!

__________________

Freedom is not free. The best of us always leave too soon.

jpattersonnh is offline  
Jeff-Blaney Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
1913, 1915, python Millerlite 1911 Forum 7 02-05-2012 11:20 PM
1915 gewehr '98 Mauser 1982flh80 Curio & Relic Discussion 12 09-17-2011 09:39 PM
Gewehr 98 1982flh80 Curio & Relic Discussion 0 09-17-2011 09:12 PM
Gewehr 43 ta1588 General Rifle Discussion 2 06-05-2010 02:13 AM