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  1. Ishapore Restoration?

    Large-Bore/Small-Bore Rifle/Shotgun
    Hey all, I've just gotten into collecting milsurp firearms (your basic mosins, mausers, etc.) and I recently purchased this sporterized 1966 Ishapore (7.62 NATO). I'm pretty sure I overpaid for it but in I've always wanted one and got a little trigger happy (no pun intended). Anyways, the...
  2. Reamed Barrel/breach, is it safe?

    Technical Questions & Information
    Hello I bought a sporterized Schmidt Rubin a while back and I got it from the gunsmith and he said that he thought it was unsafe because of a reamed barrel. He told me that ".308 cartridges could "Jugg" (the neck expanding to fill the headspace. I think...) and that would be bad". Although, I've...
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