Originally Posted by hq357
How should the muzzle crown look? Yesterday I cleaned it using the rod it came with and acidentaly pushed the a all the way through the muzzle and the muzzle end was hanging off the edge of the table and the rod came out and hit the floor im scared that I ruined my crown! How should it look? Ill post a pic in a bit
Looks fine on pics. Don't use that rod, you're not a reenactor. You expect more from the rifle you paid for than a Russian conscript. You didn't hurt the crown the way you described. But the Mosin isn't all that foolproof. The wood and the old hardware in particular are easy to bugger up.