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Last Activity:12-19-2013 7:44 AM
Posted in thread: C&r license renewal on 12-16-2013 at 11:17 PM
It is actually better now than in years past. My latest renewal took only a couple of weeks; I
can remember a few renewals ago it took months from having the check cashed and actually seeing
Posted in thread: sks or mosin nagant? on 12-10-2013 at 03:49 AM
I does not look counterbored. Check out the post above from vincent, the picture on the left is
counterbored.The counterboring was done to correct a dinged crown, and doesn't have a huge
Posted in thread: sks or mosin nagant? on 12-06-2013 at 04:42 PM
This year has seen SKS prices go a bit higher, on-line auction prices are tracked here:
GunStockMarket SKS Sales.Don't assume that SKS rifles from countries other than China are POS
as commented above...
Posted in thread: About to buy my first sks on 12-02-2013 at 09:55 PM
Don't forget the Romanian SKS in addition to those listed above.
Posted in thread: sks or mosin nagant? on 11-25-2013 at 09:17 PM
I have both the Mosin Nagant and SKS rifles. They are products of different times in history.
If you are in open country, then the Mosin Nagant, hands down as it was built for longer
distances. In an ...
Posted in thread: Where not to look for milsurp guns on 10-31-2013 at 04:08 PM
Yikes those prices are generally high, compared to a functional rifle here in the U.S. But
there is a SVT-40 listed, and even at a 1.5X multiplier the price would be around the same in
the U.S., excep...
Posted in thread: Yugo SKS Questions on 10-27-2013 at 02:48 PM
Should I leave it as it is or put some hobby paint on it?Something is only original once.
That's honest wear, you're not launching grenades, so keep it as is IMO.
Posted in thread: What happend to the M1895's? on 10-15-2013 at 02:09 PM
I'm a new C&R holder too--what online sites do you recommend? Thanks, TimGunBroker, ArmsList,
AuctionArms... Those are good places to start.Here's a site that scans for you and tracks
Posted in thread: Whats your favorite type of sks? on 10-03-2013 at 07:02 PM
I am looking to get myself an asks for christmas but the most common ones i see are either yugo
or chinese wich is best? What other sks's are out there? How can you tell what they are? I only
know a y...
Posted in thread: What happend to the M1895's? on 09-21-2013 at 09:51 PM
A whole bunch of Nagant revolvers are listed on-line, and now that you have a C&R it's an easy
process (provided the seller understands the C&R) to get it shipped. I like using on-line
listings as unl...