I see the pic now..... looks like the custom stock was made for the scope!
Save your brass!!!!!
Handloading is really intereting to me; however, as I am a full time student with a full time job and a baby daughter who doesn't like to sleep through the night yet, it'll have to wait a couple years.
..... think of is as quarters- if you dropped a quarter, you'd pick it up, right? It's actually worth more than that, as brass from your gun is fireformed to your gun's chamber..... no other brass fists as well. New unfired brass for 8mm Mauser can run 50 cents/ea to as much as a dollar....
Thanks for all the advice!
There's more where that came from, and worth at least what you pay for it!
You need a sling. I suggest one of these:
For the budget minded:
I use these:
If money is burning a hole in your pocket and you want the best:
A primer on sling use: