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WTS WA K98 Israeli .308 DOT 1945

Discussion in 'Curio & Relic Classifieds' started by outontherange, Apr 5, 2016.

  1. outontherange

    outontherange Vancouver Active Member

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    Bore is good, bolt is excellent but will need new extractor. Stock is rough. Good late war code. Has a few Waffenampts but stamped 7.62 with Star of David. $350

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  2. JeremyK

    JeremyK Milwaukie Professional BA

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    The irony is strong with this one...
     
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  3. outontherange

    outontherange Vancouver Active Member

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    It is for sure. There is some pitting under the wood and I recently restocked it. The wood was rotten in areas but kept the pieces of stock. Wherever it went it saw action but was poorly maintained. To keep it functional I had to get it out of the old stock and clean the pitting underneath.
     
  4. bivy53

    bivy53 Longview, Wa. Active Member

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    You are breaking my heart here. Want another one of these so badly, but just bought a house. The one I had was known around here as "the Hebrew Hammer."

    Shalom
     
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  5. Fjordforder

    Fjordforder Pierce County Active Member

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    Have you shot it much? I may be interested.
     
  6. outontherange

    outontherange Vancouver Active Member

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    I haven't shot it. Bolt face looks good and bore is good though. I am restocking it now and have not had a chance to check headspace.
     
  7. Fjordforder

    Fjordforder Pierce County Active Member

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    Please report back!
     
  8. bivy53

    bivy53 Longview, Wa. Active Member

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    What'cha gunna do with the old stock?
     
  9. outontherange

    outontherange Vancouver Active Member

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    I have to update the pics. The old stock pretty much rotted off. I still have it but it is in pieces. The new stock looks great on it.
     
  10. bivy53

    bivy53 Longview, Wa. Active Member

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    That's a shame. A lot of the desirability of these exists in the stocks. Head stamps are important too. Many have a Magen David or chrysanthemum. Maybe I'll run across one again some day when I'm a little more flush.
     
  11. Hun Shooter

    Hun Shooter Hillsboro, OR Active Member

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    Did you source a replacement K98 stock or something other?
     
  12. outontherange

    outontherange Vancouver Active Member

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    It is now a barreled receiver with new stock. stock was rotten. Will sell for $150, I kept bolt.
     
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  13. Fjordforder

    Fjordforder Pierce County Active Member

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    Still available?
     
  14. outontherange

    outontherange Vancouver Active Member

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    Yes
    just the barreled action. I have a stock. No bolt.
     
  15. Fjordforder

    Fjordforder Pierce County Active Member

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    Hmm, lemme start a convo
     
  16. erudne

    erudne The Pie Matrix PPL Say Sleeping W/Your Rifle Is A bad Thing? Bronze Supporter

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    The Israelis flew ME-109s in the first war with Merlin engines as well as a bunch of other WWII surplus junk
     
  17. D curtis

    D curtis Seattle New Member

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    Still have it? I'll take it, but I'll have to wire you money or paypal something... Out of town (kent) on v acation...
     
  18. Fjordforder

    Fjordforder Pierce County Active Member

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    Tried starting a conversation a day or two ago, no reply.
     
  19. D curtis

    D curtis Seattle New Member

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    That's too bad... I was wondering how that conversation turned out. Ive got a beutiful stock, all the furniture, and a new ('67) israeli barrel... Just looking for an action to get it on line....
     
  20. Fjordforder

    Fjordforder Pierce County Active Member

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    This post has been up for a LONG time. Seems OP doesn`t really want to sell.