Custom Mannlicher Shoenauer ID!

Discussion in 'The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum' started by dleondeperal, Nov 24, 2010.

  1. RJay

    RJay Well-Known Member

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    Every time I look at those pictures I quiver and drool. dleondeperal, old Buddie, what is your address, state, city, street and house number. and oh, by the way do you have an alarm system, also just for the heck of it is there anytime of the day when every one is gone and the house is empty:D
  2. 22shot

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    Thinking about that "switch" safety...

    I think it is a secondary safety, which locks/disconnects the triggers.

    That makes sense to me in that it allows for a quick response with a round in the chamber; and a flip of the switch.
    If the standard safety was engaged; you couldn't aim very well; it would block the sight picture as posted; by the time you got your act together that target would be long gone!

    You have a gem, as per my original post.

    I'd watch that RJay guy if I were you.

    :D
    Last edited: Nov 26, 2010
  3. dleondeperal

    dleondeperal New Member

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    Thanks for the compliments guys... I'm in Lima, Peru so it's gonna be tough to find me Rjay! I'll keep my eyes open though;) I will be shooting the rifle tomorrow after nearly 13 years of no use...

    Diego
  4. BobMcG

    BobMcG Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    What an absolutely gorgeous rifle! I wouldn't blame you one bit if you didn't sell it.
  5. 22shot

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    Try not to shoot the neighbors' Llama!
    :eek:
  6. Dale Fullington

    Dale Fullington New Member

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    I have inherited my Father's Mannlicher Shoenauer 30.06 rifle and would like to know its value for insurance purposes and possible sale in the future. It has a patent date of 1908 stamped on the barrel with a number 6787 with the names Oesterr,Waffenfabr-Ges.Steyr. I'm hoping someone can provide me the information requested.
    Dale Fullington
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