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    Lovely.

    Lovely.
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    I saw four Krags this week end. Only one had the...

    I saw four Krags this week end. Only one had the original sights.
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    Thanks on both fronts. Now I know which cutoff to...

    Thanks on both fronts. Now I know which cutoff to seek. And I will not loose anymore sleep wondering where that hideous sight came from.

    Any wagers on weather or not I will find a dovetail under...
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    Another bit on which I need some expert advice....

    Another bit on which I need some expert advice. Which of the magazine cutoffs is appropriate for the 1899 as I need a replacement?

    Short / long / long rifle?
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    It looks as though the barrel may be a...

    It looks as though the barrel may be a replacement as the current sight base does not seem wide enough to conceal the original sight dovetail.
    Thoughts?
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    Sight appears to be home grown and pressed on. I...

    Sight appears to be home grown and pressed on. I hope the recess/dovetail is still usable if so a new appropriate sight is in order.
    Perhaps have a go at shortening the stock to the appropriate...
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    The bore looks good. Sight not carbine. ...

    The bore looks good. Sight not carbine.

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    I think this must be the case. Any opinions on correcting the...
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    Sorry I thought I had included this photo. Krags...

    Sorry I thought I had included this photo.
    Krags seem to have been one of the most messed with (for lack of a better term) rifles out there.
    Very odd piece.
  9. Might call and inquire if he has some got some...

    Might call and inquire if he has some got some "Ocean front property in Arizona
    If you'll buy that I'll throw the golden gate in free"
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    I will double check the measurement but a cursory...

    I will double check the measurement but a cursory measurement indicated 22". I checked a couple of references which indicate the 28xxxxx
    is in the range of the 1900 carbine production. Not...
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    CMP 1899 Krag carbine questions?

    This one followed me home. I did not know I was diving into the deep end of the pool.
    Lots of variations, mixed components, mysteries, legends and myths it appears.
    Here is what I have determined...
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    I hope the come to market at a fair price. I...

    I hope the come to market at a fair price. I still have an order I did not get placed before they closed.
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    That makes my eyes hurt. Ill have to fast forward...

    That makes my eyes hurt. Ill have to fast forward to Ursala and the tiny towel.
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    Please tell me those Germans were not carrying No...

    Please tell me those Germans were not carrying No 4s. Please
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    As seen in The Blue Max with George Peppard. ...

    As seen in The Blue Max with George Peppard.

    Like where this thread went.
    Thanks all.
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    Value? Which we are counting on you to share photos of.

    Which we are counting on you to share photos of.
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    That was Dr. No. Brens and Stens. Not just any...

    That was Dr. No. Brens and Stens. Not just any girl Ursala Andress. Watched it this Sunday. Wow ,just Wow.
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    No 5 Mk 1 in a movie?

    I believe so. If my eyes did not deceive me.
    In you only live twice 007 is charging up some stairs to the control room to keep Blofield from starting WWIII when he is confronted and dispatches a bad...
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    And an Arisaka .rolling block, 30 cal and BAR?

    And an Arisaka .rolling block, 30 cal and BAR?
  20. Go East young man Go East.

    Go East young man Go East.
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    Did not take a great deal of deductive reasoning...

    Did not take a great deal of deductive reasoning on my part. Familier with your products and glad to know they are still available.
  22. Welcome to the club.

    Welcome to the club.
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    Am I safe in the assumption you are the Swiss...

    Am I safe in the assumption you are the Swiss Products Pierre? If so have you ceased production as I notice the website is out of order?
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    No the Swiss make lovely rifles that can drive a...

    No the Swiss make lovely rifles that can drive a man to eat that poison in order to save the cash to own one though.
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    prototype?

    prototype?
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