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    Sorry to hear that. I have just heard that my...

    Sorry to hear that.
    I have just heard that my good friend I wrote about a couple weeks ago is out of ICU now. Got out yesterday. Still in need to recover, but out of imminent danger.
    The worst...
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    One of my dreams... I guess I'll never have one...

    One of my dreams... I guess I'll never have one though.
    Expensive like hell here, and difficult to find.
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    Here the SGew57 goes for about 750-850 €. The M39...

    Here the SGew57 goes for about 750-850 €. The M39 starts at that point.
    But fact is, I just don’t like semiautos...
    I’m desperate.
    Am about to sell also my Stg58...
    Got a good offer.
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    Try to look here. It is a great site. In...

    Try to look here.
    It is a great site. In English!

    Carcano Homepage: Italian Military Rifles and Carbines
  5. Thread: DISGRACEFUL

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    I don’t know the facts and must admit I didn’t...

    I don’t know the facts and must admit I didn’t read all.
    If they had a means to get the citizenship and didn’t respect the rules, then it is different.
    Sometimes, you just presume... bad habit....
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    If someone is good enough to serve, he should be...

    If someone is good enough to serve, he should be good enough to get the passport.
    Just my 50 Lire...
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    That is my procedure when testing a scope....

    That is my procedure when testing a scope. Usually works great.
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    The virtue of these days...patience. At what...

    The virtue of these days...patience.
    At what range did you try the new boolits?
    Although no hits on such a target really sounds wrong...
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    That is a beauty!

    That is a beauty!
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    The Blitzkrieg had been developed starting in...

    The Blitzkrieg had been developed starting in Spain and then unleashed in Poland.
    After 8 months, the Allied should have known better what was coming their way. At least not claim they were...
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    I guess they just were not ready for modern...

    I guess they just were not ready for modern warfare. Mentally, from the point of view of their military doctrine, morally, and materially. They had some great pieces of equipment, but too little....
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    I’m reading “To Lose a Battle”, from Alistair...

    I’m reading “To Lose a Battle”, from Alistair Crowe.
    Very interesting, and really explains the genesis of that gigantic defeat.
    I imagined a different reality.
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    I’m in too!

    I’m in too!
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    I love Mausers... I would jump into that pile...

    I love Mausers... I would jump into that pile like Uncle Scrooge does in coins...
  15. Hi Ozark, the 96/38 is a long rifle cut to...

    Hi Ozark, the 96/38 is a long rifle cut to measures of the new 38 model.
    I have one myself, dated 1906.
    Very nice rifles indeed, and short enough to be handy.
    Here a couple pictures.
    Just the...
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    Rough days these. Apart from this frigging Covid...

    Rough days these.
    Apart from this frigging Covid and my son’s school, my wife has been immobilised in bed since Wednesday last week.
    Slipped discs. Horrendous inflammatory state of the nerves and...
  17. Thread: 7MM Mauser load

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    I’ll check it. Thanks!

    I’ll check it. Thanks!
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    Yep. That’s my case right now. Everybody gives me...

    Yep. That’s my case right now. Everybody gives me the ammo they find on the WWI battlefields around here. So I have Mauser and Carcano as much as I want, but I don’t even try with my kinetic hammer....
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    I have maybe 50 original Mauser rounds with round...

    I have maybe 50 original Mauser rounds with round nose bullet... Would it make sense to invest in a bullet puller?
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    Me too...

    Me too...
  21. Thread: 7MM Mauser load

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    I also learn English here. What else could I...

    I also learn English here. What else could I desire...:lol::lol::lol:
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    Little update: the situation in my son's school...

    Little update: the situation in my son's school was clarified in the past days. The alarm started because more than 40% of the kids were absent. The new Covid-rules say that in such a case, an...
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    I can understand you very well. I was very...

    I can understand you very well.
    I was very worried about public schools and, before moving to "the Far East" of Italy, I sent my kids to a private school close to the Swiss border, where I lived....
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    That's true...

    That's true...
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    We should not be surprised when asiatic kids will...

    We should not be surprised when asiatic kids will start outperforming ours...
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