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Old December 1, 2012, 11:33 PM   #26
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A Chinese M44 (type 57? 58? I forget...)
I could be wrong but I believe that they are the chinese type 53.
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Old December 2, 2012, 12:01 AM   #27
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I started on a basic 91/30 and have had a lot of good fun since then. Moisans are good guns and I plan to get another
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Old December 2, 2012, 05:10 AM   #28
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Hello,

Folks tend to be surprised that I only have ONE*. I'm on the lookout for a carbine (no M44 or clone, though; I want it to be lightweight), but my one 91/30 has a roller-bearing trigger I made, one of my sights, and a bunch of other goodies.

With handloads it shoots sub-MOA and I just know where I hit with it. The handloads are fireformed so this keeps me from mixing those up, too.

I have a nice, 120-year-old Gewehr 88 sitting over there in the corner loaded, but I've not shot it in a couple months. It's the Mosin that sees all the action, followed by the .22 and the 1911.

They are all working guns.



*Business sig line added for clarification to that statement.
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Old December 3, 2012, 07:28 AM   #29
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30+

Repeat after me:

My name is <your name>, and I'm a Mosin-holic.
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Old January 3, 2013, 10:41 PM   #30
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Just one. 1953 Pole, new. Hello group.
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Old January 4, 2013, 03:02 AM   #31
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I have three

1953 Hungarian M-44. Fantastic shape and great shooter. #'s match

M91/59 Carbine. Was a 1942 Izhevsk 91/30 in another life. all #'s match except buttplate

1929 Izhevsk Hex Reciever 91/30. Beautiful wood #'s match.

They are all good shooters and get shot often. I have killed deer with them as well.
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Old January 4, 2013, 12:07 PM   #32
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How many Mosins

I have 7

91/30 Hex
91/30 Round
M38
M44
Westinghouse M91
91/30 Sniper
M39 Finn
All except the Finn and Westinghouse are Russian manufacture.

Jeff

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Old January 4, 2013, 08:29 PM   #33
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i only have 1 91/30 but i would love an m44 and a m38 and a hex (mine is a round) and a finnish one of course would be great
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Old January 6, 2013, 03:28 PM   #34
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I have 3
91/30
M44
M38

Now I have Garanditis.
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Old January 6, 2013, 03:34 PM   #35
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Uno... a PU sniper.

Had a M44, but the bayonet was annoying in the safe. Didn't like it, so I sold it. Got the PU from Impact Guns, but figured to get back in the Mosin Nagant after I saw a project to make a 10 round magazine for it.

No interest in another, considering the USMC M1903 sniper reproduction I had built and the Garand I just purchased. Do have a Nagant revolver at my FFL...
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