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Old October 22, 2011, 03:07 PM   #26
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prices sure have gone up over the last 10 years or so, I paid $100 bucks 6 years ago for my Yugo M24/47, $200 for my 98k, to help a friend out. $300 for an unissued (supposedly) M48a. I am totally satisfied with all my purchases, not that my wife is (haha). the Yugo's are solid rifles that shoot well, but I only shoot military duplicated handloads in mine, no surplus. With a scope 1-2" @ 100 yards, with iron sights 2-4" @ 100 yards, great old guns. The book "Cartridges of the World" lists many of the foreign military loadings that can be duplicated with modern loading manuals & components. These guns are great fun for the whole family. Enjoy !!
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Old October 23, 2011, 09:18 AM   #27
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What is the best Mausers out there? What are the most accurate?
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Old October 23, 2011, 09:22 AM   #28
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I have been told the Swedish Mauser. Of course that is what the guy that sold it to me said. You know how that goes.
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Old October 23, 2011, 12:50 PM   #29
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Pretty much the swedes are the most accurate on average. You can find a swede that doesn't shoot well but it's not that common. But I've had excellent shooters in turks, persians and the Yugo I posted above. It's kinda hard to tell what you'll get until you get it cleaned up and shoot it.
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