GUN Scoping the M48 Mauser

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  1. Paul Revere

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    http://surplusrifle.com/yugom48/scope/hs.asp

    had anyone done it? This guy used:

    B-Square Military base w/ 1 inch rings (Mauser 98 Gloss) $47.21
    BSA Pistol Scope 2x20mm Duplex Reticle (Matte) $46.99
    Total Project Cost $94.20

    im really considering doing this, and possibly using it for three-gun (for fun) :coold:
     
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    I dislike scout setups
     
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    Why?
     
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    Well to be honest my only experience using one was on an SKS with a cheapy scope, had a little difficulty seeing through it in that setup. Dont care for how they look either :o I'd just tape it and do it the way it was intended to be done.
     
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    Oh fearless leader, please teach us. Do fill my noggin with thoughtful insight.

    Damnit, too late.
     
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    Tape it?




    Tap it?
     
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    yes :o
     
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    :rofl: Ok, thought so.
     
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    no K98 turret sniper no care :o
     
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    Looks like basically the same setup available for Mosins. I considered doing it but hadn't found a cheap pistol scope to use.
     
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    Going to scope my 91/30 but I'm just going to tap the reciever myself and put a PSO on it.
     
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    ehhh one of the reasons why im leaning towards what i originally posted is because:

    a) its cheap
    b) i dont need a "sniper bolt"
    c) i dont need to change much
    d) its cheap
     
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    I'm going to try tapping the mosin myself so it wont be to expensive to do. If I fuck it up I'll buy another and it'll still be cheaper then paying a smith :o
     
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    :dunno: if i decide to do this, i'll take step by step pics + range report
     
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    Sweet, I have an m48 myself and was considering doing something like this.
     
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    FWIW, good reasons IMO:bigthumb:
     
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    Cheap guns are awesome.
     

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