Re: Best Military Bolt action of all time?
My vote would go to the springfield 1903 if it was just for a quality shooter and smooth bolt. But I think that for overall impact and length of service the mosin nagant takes it. I enjoy shooting my MN as much as my LE, maybe more so because it is a work horse. I don't think that MN's had the sticky bolt issue till they sat in cosmoline for years. Most of them don't have sticky bolts once you chip all that cosmoline out of the bore.
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