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  1. I don't have a problem with women in the...

    I don't have a problem with women in the military. My unit was about 30% female but we were an ordnance unit, not an airborne unit. They have tried to integrate women into combat roles for several...
  2. Curious as to why none of you seem to be...

    Curious as to why none of you seem to be wondering why the US military has an all female training course for female airborne troops because I sure am. Women are still not sent into combat in combat...
  3. It it hits what you're aiming at, I wouldn't...

    It it hits what you're aiming at, I wouldn't worry what it looks like. If the muzzle is the only worn part, counter bore it.
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    Follow up on the blank chargers. I got the wood...

    Follow up on the blank chargers. I got the wood out without too much difficulty. Took about 10 minutes each. Started prying it out in little sections with a very small screwdriver. Once about...
  5. Thread: Gong 98

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    Assuming you have a Chinese Mauser 98 clone,...

    Assuming you have a Chinese Mauser 98 clone, first I've heard them called Gongs but it did come up in a search. It should be 8mm unless they rebarreled it. I've heard they converted some of their...
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    That sucks. I hate ordering sight unseen but...

    That sucks. I hate ordering sight unseen but have thrown the dice twice with Royal Tiger Imports Ethiopian imports and been happy with both. Both had very little to no exterior finish left but at...
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    Depends on condition obviously. I'd suggest...

    Depends on condition obviously. I'd suggest looking on Gunbrokers sold listings to see what they are selling them for. They tend to sell for more than Carcano's but they are still not on par with...
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    Culturally, I'm now noticing long term affects...

    Culturally, I'm now noticing long term affects from this. I don't see hand shakes ever coming back. People will likely continue to social distance from strangers in stores, some get a panicked look...
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    Seems odd but Covid news is getting covered less...

    Seems odd but Covid news is getting covered less and less here. I don't have a good feel if cases are going up or down at the moment. Some say up but as they don't talk about it, that seems...
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    I guess the newer ones are four piece with a lid...

    I guess the newer ones are four piece with a lid for the pots.
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    US Mountain Troop Mess Kit

    Never knew these even existed until a little over a week ago when I won it on eBay.

    Only information I can find on them.

    This was issued to every two mountain troops. The set comprised of three...
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    Definitely looks like the concentric circle over...

    Definitely looks like the concentric circle over stamp for non-military usage. As the note states, could be prison guards, police or school usage. I have two of these rifles. The first is complete...
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    I still don't have a bayonet but here it is all...

    I still don't have a bayonet but here it is all cleaned up. Repro sling, no missing parts.

    https://www.milsurps.com/images/imported/2021/04/jrDZITv-1.jpg
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    Probably a national guardsman. I did not notice...

    Probably a national guardsman. I did not notice till you pointed it out though. Good catch.
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    To put the J & J blood clot risk in perspective,...

    To put the J & J blood clot risk in perspective, 6 out of 6.5 million developed the specific type of blood clot they are investigating. In the general population 5 out of 1 million develop the same...
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    I can find ammo easy at gun shows. I'm just not...

    I can find ammo easy at gun shows. I'm just not willing to pay the price.
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    I'm not seeing that on gunbroker for either 94's...

    I'm not seeing that on gunbroker for either 94's are in the $500-$600 range which is about where they were a year ago. 14's are in the $700-$900 range which also seems close to last year for good...
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    The Johnson and Johnson vaccine has been put on...

    The Johnson and Johnson vaccine has been put on hold for a week in the US as mass panic ensues over 6 women out of 7 million people who received the vaccine developed blood clots. One has died a...
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    Can you post a better photo of the mum? I would...

    Can you post a better photo of the mum? I would tend to lean toward a school rifle also but could possibly be a Chinese capture or something else. School rifles generally have to 0's added in front...
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    The rifle is now complete with the exception of...

    The rifle is now complete with the exception of the bayonet. Sling came yesterday and the screw and magazine came today. I figured I'd have to fix the finish on the new magazine but I'm going to...
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    Why the 1918 Flu Pandemic Never Really Ended -...

    Why the 1918 Flu Pandemic Never Really Ended - HISTORY
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    The Spanish flu never went away. It's now known...

    The Spanish flu never went away. It's now known as the seasonal flu. It mutated and continues to mutate today. Just as Covid will continue to do. This mask crap and isolation crap and shut down...
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    The Astra Zenica vaccine has not been approved...

    The Astra Zenica vaccine has not been approved for use in the US and it is looking like it will not be. That says something. What I don't know but as the others have been approved it seems a bit...
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    The stock has arrived at that place I like. Nice...

    The stock has arrived at that place I like. Nice soft glow and no stickiness. Took about 5 coats of BLO. I'm replacing the magazine well. It was the one area I was not really happy with on the...
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    Walmart had a box of 30-06 ammo on the shelf for...

    Walmart had a box of 30-06 ammo on the shelf for $18.00. It came home with me. Funny thing was they had three 100 round boxes of 20 gauge shotgun shells, 7 1/2 shot. I checked it out, saw what it...
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