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Alex_M
March 20, 2012, 02:29 AM
This is it, its got the yugo crest on the top, Mod.98 *does not have 48 on it*
front sight is Eagle with 18 under it. Bolt has Eagle 25 on it. Serial# matches on stock, reciever, and floorplate of 90**. Bolts serial # is 84**. Any idea what year the Eagle 18/25 are? and whats the value roughly? Thanks!

Alex_M
March 20, 2012, 02:30 AM
heres the last pic also

madcratebuilder
March 20, 2012, 07:57 AM
It's been drilled and tapped for a scope mount, that reduces value somewhat. Prices on the Yugo M48/98 or MOD98 has gone up in the past year. Even with the drilled receiver I would say at least $200. It does look nice and may bring considerably more on Gunbroker.

I picked this Yugo MOD98 up a year and a half ago for $167+shipping off GB, I think those prices are long gone.

http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d37/madcratebuilder/Yugo/pix3309944890.jpg

Alex_M
March 20, 2012, 09:24 AM
Yeah when I bought it a year ago I payed 200 at a pawn shop. Had to get it, had just turned 18 and SO wanted my first gun to be from ww2 haha. But it was in HORRIBLE condition, barrel was a rust color. Somebody had *tried* to stain and laquer it, but they did it poorly, some spots were red, some were brown, some were green. couldnt even see any wood grain at all.

Alex_M
March 20, 2012, 09:26 AM
And that is a nice rifle! I havent tried GB yet, its just me, but I wanna hold a gun before I buy it.

firewrench044
March 20, 2012, 05:33 PM
It may be a Bosnian sniper
drilled and taped for ZRAK scope mount bases
if it is the value of the rifle is increased
attached are photos of Bosnian sniper

firewrench044
March 20, 2012, 06:08 PM
sorry can not upload files

Alex_M
March 21, 2012, 12:20 AM
Doubt it, ive checked some weaver mounts and some fit perfectly, although they werent in the same set.*hope so though* haha how would i be able to tell for sure? any certain stamp on the barrel or anything?

firewrench044
March 21, 2012, 07:42 AM
threaded holes for mount are-

front mount -(APR) 0.845 inches center to center
rear mount -(APR) 0.495 inches center to center

threads will be metric