8x57 JR

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  1. rick49

    rick49
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    Can this round be fired in a Yugo m-48 safely?
    Thanks
     
  2. Jamie6.5

    Jamie6.5
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    Not unless the M48 has been rechambered for the rimmed version of the 8x57. It should be chambered for the JS version, which is rimless.
    Switching it over would also entail bolt modification.
     
  3. rick49

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    Thank You for the reply.
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