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Old 09-19-2011, 02:17 PM   #1
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Default Another 8mm !

Picked this over the weekend, 1940 ASFA / ANKARA. Stuck a gauge in it, head space is good, think I will go shoot it tomorrow after I go to Wal-Mart today & get a box of ammo.
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Old 09-19-2011, 02:55 PM   #2
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That is a good looking rifle. Looking forward to seeing a range report.
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Old 09-19-2011, 03:18 PM   #3
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Great looking battle rifle.
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Old 09-25-2011, 12:51 AM   #4
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just refinished 2 turks good shooters

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Old 09-25-2011, 04:50 PM   #5
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Looking good. I miss the days of $39 Turks. Post a range report after you shoot her.


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Old 09-25-2011, 09:40 PM   #6
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Too bad your in Missery or I'd Give you some 1949 Ankara 8x57. It is some smokin hot heavy ball. Your rifle is sighted for this stuff. I know the guy that bought the second case when I bought mine. His is still sealed/full. 1900 rounds on chargers, in bandoliers. We paid $109.00 ea at an estate sale we went too. He had just bought a Turk like yours for, are you ready!!! $69.00. Think about it, a rifle and 1900 rounds for 178.00. .057 a round. I was going to take both cases, but gave one up to him. I should not have!!
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Looks good. Can't wait to hear a range report .
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