8X57 Mauser Ammo

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    fcompton
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    I picked up some 8X57 ammo for my new M48 Mauser. The head stamp reads “FNM 71-13” and is 1971 production. Is there any way to be sure its non-corrosive? What is the country of origin?

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    It's Portuguese. Non-corrosive, Berdan primed.

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    if you don't mind corrosive milsurp MidwayUSA has some 8X57 $30/600rds
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