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Spanish M43

Just got me a Spanish M43 in 8mm Mauser.

Any thoughts or comments on this rifle.

Looks really good. I can't wait to get out to the range!

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very cool

You gonna hunt her, convert her or hold on to her as is?

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Planning on leaving it as is.

Planning on leaving it as is. Good for shooting at the range.

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Its my understanding that

Its my understanding that some versions of Spanish Mausers used softer steel, although I'm not sure how one would go about researching which versions/chamberings/serial# are in that range.

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