Here is a specimen of the last military Mauser to be issued, the Yugoslavian M48, BO variant. We estimate this specimen was manufactured in 1957; serial number is W prefix, but we are not privy to serialization on these mausers. They were discontinued in 1965, so all of them are now C&R eligible. The BO variant does not bear any military crest. Manufacturer was Zastava Arms of Kragujevac, Serbia, then in Communist Yugoslavia. Type is 1898 Mauser with intermediate length receiver. Importer on this specimen was Century Arms, marked on the forward right side of its barrel. Production equipment was from FN in Belgium. Construction is milled steel barrel, receiver, and bolt, with stamped steel upper barrel band, magazine floorplate, butt plate, and trigger guard. Stock is European Walnut. Chambering is 8mm Mauser caliber, 8x57, still in production throughout the world. Barrel is 23 1/2 inch 1:9.5 right hand rifling. Yugoslavian Army issue bayonet and scabbard is included. Sights are dovetailed banded blade front, with 2000 meter calibrated military rear. Magazine is internal box type 4 round, total loaded capacity of 4 + 1 rounds. Safety is traditional Mauser type, on top of the bolt cover. Trigger is two stage feel, 7 pound vicinity with moderate felt creep and overtravel. Weight empty is 8 pounds 11 ounces, with center of gravity at the breech face or chamber mouth. Floorplate, bolt, stock cartouche, and receiver numbers are all matching. Surface detractions are only moderate. Metal finish shows quite strong original blue. Stock is original oil finish, with military squad markings on its right side, as the photos show. There are no cracks in the walnut. We rate this M48 as Very Good, 75 percent vicinity by our estimate, but photos ought to suffice for our distinguished shoppers to judge finish grade for themselves. Bore shows extensive etchy texture in the rifling grooves, but lands are strong throughout with no pits in them. Chamber, magazine, and mechanism are all bright and clean. One often sees these rifles priced at $500 apiece or more. We’re offering the M48 in the photos, however, for only $ 269.00. C&R Eligible. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> $20 lower 48; $60 Alaska, Hawaii or Puerto Rico, USPS Priority Mail, insured with Delivery Confirmation. Don’t let your buddies use your account, that kind of thing smells like felony level straw purchase attempt. GA Pay, MC/Visa/Discover/USPS MO paid orders shipped ASAP. Please Note that C&R Handguns, as concealable weapons, must transfer through an 01 or 02 FFL in the States of California, Delaware, Hawaii, New Jersey, and New York; in the District of Colombia; and in the cities of Boston MA, and Chicago IL. Illinois C&Rs please include a copy of your ISP FOID Card. FFL ok by fax, e-mail or mail. We offer 7 day money back on used guns and items, but No Returns on Lay-aways or ammo. We do not pay transfer fees or return shipping. We accept lay-away with 20% down, balance in 90 days - lay aways not refundable, though. Internet phone hours 8:00 – 5:00 CST Mon - Fri CST. Local pickup available. Robertson Trading Post 117 Front Street PO Box 365 Henderson, Tennessee 38340 We Buy, Sell, or Trade. We always have, since 1952.
$20 lower 48; $60 AK, HI, PR, UPS or USPS. No Returns on NIB, Lay-away, or Ammo. Lay-away OK, 20% down, 90 days to pay. We Buy, Sell, or Trade we always have, since 1952.
We Buy, Sell, or Trade. Always have.
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