View Full Version : My Polish M44 (1953)
October 19, 2012, 11:40 AM
Rec'd this yesterday (via the brown truck)
A couple of things:
Bought it from a private party (no store involved)
No cosmo - the previous owner took really good care of it
The bore looks great - the previous owner shot it but not much.
Sorry for the crappy cell-phone pic's
(My laptop is terminal)
I can't wait to shoot this sucker!
Hopefully it's a overcast day so the fireballs can be seen!
October 19, 2012, 04:34 PM
October 19, 2012, 07:25 PM
I don't know if anyone else can see your pics or not, but I can't.
October 19, 2012, 07:26 PM
Me either. ???:confused:
October 19, 2012, 10:34 PM
I'll try to repost them, not sure what's the problem - I can see them.
Is anyone having that problem?
October 19, 2012, 11:41 PM
Is that a real M44? I hear those so-in-soes are counterfiting Mosin Nagants now days. :D
October 20, 2012, 05:52 PM
Real one - not fake
October 21, 2012, 12:22 AM
I 'herd' some of some bogus M44s coming into Calif. have plastic parts, MIM parts or something like that. Have you checked the magazine and trigger guard lately? :D With an estimated 7 or 17 million Mosins made it's bound to happen. :D:D
October 21, 2012, 12:42 AM
I can see the pictures.
October 21, 2012, 03:12 PM
Very similar to my first M44 ($90 pawn shop grab, 3 yrs ago). Nicest finished M44 of the several different countries M44s I have owned and also the smoothest action. Be wary of the heavy ball milsurp ammo, especially the Polish. It will rock you big time.
October 21, 2012, 07:47 PM
Join Date: October 7, 2009
I 'herd' some of some bogus M44s coming into Calif. have plastic parts, MIM parts or something like that. Have you checked the magazine and trigger guard lately? With an estimated 7 or 17 million Mosins made it's bound to happen.
No plastic parts here!
October 22, 2012, 04:01 PM
November 2, 2012, 10:08 PM
Maybe with all those pictures we'll let you slide this time. :D
November 5, 2012, 11:43 PM
Nice M44! Congrats.
I have an M44 myself that's in decent shape. That thing is a blast to shoot! (pun intended) :D
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