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8x57 JR

Discussion in 'Ammunition & Reloading' started by rick49, Apr 9, 2014.

  1. rick49

    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

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

    Jamie6.5 Western OR Well-Known Member

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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

    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

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    Thank You for the reply.
    Rick