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Old 11-19-2014, 12:52 PM   #11 (permalink)
 
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Old 11-19-2014, 04:41 PM   #12 (permalink)
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That would be my guess also 7.62 by 54.
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Originally Posted by Sgt. Rock View Post


Photo #3..good luck.
Buttstock isn't right, also the barrel is too short for a true SVD.

Kinda looks like one of the "Tiger Carbines" that were imported years ago.
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Old 11-23-2014, 12:41 PM   #14 (permalink)
 
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Nice going all....
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Old 11-23-2014, 08:28 PM   #15 (permalink)
 
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Old 11-23-2014, 10:27 PM   #16 (permalink)
 
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Originally Posted by oppo View Post
If I may...
At first I thought it was some variation of a Sharps but after I dug a little bit I see that it's in the same era but not a Sharps. I'll hold off with my answer.
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Old 11-24-2014, 12:05 AM   #17 (permalink)
 
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Looks like a Confederate Whitworth..known to take down a few Union generals.
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A little before my time.
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Looks like a Confederate Whitworth..known to take down a few Union generals.
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Another one..good luck.

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