Hornady Sp Pt. Reliable, state-of-the-art firearm technology, solid one-piece steel structures, the Mauser double square There are many 8mm Mausers. I was trying to look up the DOU code specifics and can't find any information on the 41 year; the only references I can find put dates of manufacture from 42 until 45 for DOU. The Model 77 was also pretty much conventional in design.
Item will be sold as is, please see all photos before placing bid. VERY accurate and cycles with all types of ammo. If you have any questions regarding this item, you should contact the Seller before bidding. What would you guys choose? Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 7 of 7 Posts.
This rifle became the main German battle rifle of World War II, and was exported by the Germans to several other countries. Nazi rifles including the K98 and Luftwaffe Drilling, with authenticity guaranteed. Kinda odd seeing a dou 42, most ive seen are Metalwork is our passion. The rifles were made in 41 with the code dou.
German K98 8mm Mauser — Bolt Action Rifle Nazi Marked dou 44 – C&R OK
Knife bayonet for use with the 8 mm. Left side of receiver marked with eagle over swastika final proof as is bbl. Just arrived today. Cabs are what we do. Thread Tools. Classic editor History Comments Share. This is NOT a russian capture piece. The scripts are normallyAs a collector, and familiar with the mauser, I am having one heck of a time finding info on "markings" and serial numbers. And for 0, I didn't even haggle.Although supplemented by semi- and fully automatic rifles during World War II, it remained the primary German service rifle until the end of the war in Millions were captured by the Soviets at the conclusion of World War II and were widely distributed as military aid.
The Karabiner 98k therefore continues to appear in conflicts across the world as they are taken out of storage during times of strife. In February the Heereswaffenamt Army Weapons Agency ordered the adoption of a new military rifle. The Karabiner 98k was derived from earlier rifles, namely the Mauser Standardmodell of and the Karabiner 98b, which in turn had both been developed from the Gewehr Since the Karabiner 98k rifle was shorter than the earlier Karabiner 98b the 98b was a carbine in name only, a version of Gewehr 98 long rifle with upgraded sightsit was given the designation Karabiner 98 kurzmeaning "Carbine 98 Short".
The pattern 7. It was found that the s. Patroneoriginally designed for long range machine gun use, produced less muzzle flash out of rifles that had a shorter barrel and also provided better accuracy. Because of this the S Patrone was phased out in and the s.
Patrone became the standard German service ball cartridge in the s. The Karabiner 98k is a controlled-feed bolt-action rifle based on the Mauser M98 system. Its internal magazine can be loaded with five 7. The straight bolt handle found on the Gewehr 98 bolt was replaced by a turned-down bolt handle on the Karabiner 98k.
This change made it easier to rapidly operate the bolt, reduced the amount the handle projected beyond the receiver, and enabled mounting of aiming optics directly above the receiver.
Each rifle was furnished with a short length of cleaning rod, fitted through the bayonet stud. The joined rods from 3 rifles provided one full-length cleaning rod. The metal parts of the rifle were blueda process in which steel is partially protected against rust by a layer of magnetite Fe 3 O 4.
Such a thin black oxide layer provides only minimal protection against rust or corrosion, unless also treated with a water-displacing oil to reduce wetting and galvanic corrosion.
The impractical "Langevisier" or "rollercoaster" rear sight of the Mauser Gewehr was replaced with a conventional tangent leaf sight. The Karabiner 98k rear tangent sight was flatter compared to and does not obstruct the view to the sides during aiming as the Langevisier long sight. Originally, the Karabiner 98k iron sight line had an open-pointed-post-type front sight, and a tangent-type rear sight with a V-shaped rear notch.
These standard sight lines consisted of somewhat coarse aiming elements, making it suitable for rough field handling, aiming at distant area fire targets and low-light usage, but less suitable for precise aiming at distant or small point targets. It is graduated for 7. Patrone cartridges loaded with The sight line of early productions rifles have the ranging scale copied at the bottom of the tangent aiming element for setting the range whilst lying down.
Early Karabiner 98k rifles had solid walnut wood or from some had solid oak wood one-piece stocks. From onwards the rifles had laminated stocksthe result of trials that had stretched through the s. The laminated stocks were, due to their dense composite structure, somewhat heavier compared to one-piece stocks.
The butts of the semi-pistol grip Karabiner 98k stocks were not uniform. Until early the stocks had a flat buttplate. After some stocks had a cupped buttplate to prevent the separation of the butt stock.
All stocks had a steel buttplate. The rifle grenade launcher could be used against infantry, fortifications and light armored vehicles up to a range of m yd. For these differing tasks, several specialized grenades with accompanying special propelling cartridges were developed for the 1, produced Schiessbecher rifle grenade launchers. The rifle grenade-propelling cartridges fired a wooden projectile through the barrel to the rifle grenade that, upon impact, automatically primed the rifle grenade.
The HUB weighs 0.Nazi rifles including the K98 and Luftwaffe Drilling, with authenticity guaranteed. To say these are rarely seen around here is an understatement.Sweet matching numbers German K98 mauser!
Very nice looking stock. This rifle was produced in the late middle production of Sierra SSP. It was developed from the German Mauser Gewehr 98 line, and features a very similar bolt design. It is mostly late features like the Kreigsmodell stock and welded bands. Chambered in 8x57 mauser best example I've seen 00 the AG is in wonderful condition,Informational resources for firearms and militaria collectors and enthusiasts. The G24 t was produced for two years only and total production numbered roughlyrifles before the plant was converted to produce the standard model 98k infantry rifle.
I have had good accuracy with Excellent condition Attached Images. The Mauser 98, or Gewehr 98, was a rifle produced by Mauser gun company from to Price will vary based on the condition and original parts.
Cleaning the ejector box and then replacing it entirely didn't do much to improve its ejection. Mauser - Mod. Basic shooter grade k All hunting rifles made by Mauser are based on traditional, down-to-earth values, combined with the most modern of rifle technology. I want to know if it is German or Turkish because i heard turkish didnt have a bent bolt and German did.
Originally when Steyr started making mausers, it used the code "" to identify its rifles, but then changed to BNZ inreportedly after exhausting parts that had been Mauser K98 cal 8x57is code I saw a dou 42 for saleall matching and appears to be in great condition. Smooth stock, with Heer and "WaA" proofs. It has a stock in laminated. The straight bolt handle found on the Gewehr 98 bolt was replaced by a turned-down bolt handle on the Karabiner 98k. Price 0, Waffenamts in tact with no peening or receiver scrubs.
German WW2-era military rifles usually have markings on the receiver, barrel, rear sight, and stock, from which one can get some information about the history of the piece.
Two barrel bands, one with sling ring. The Mauser brand has stood as a symbol for the real, successful hunting experience for over years. Some bolts have been observed polished in the white. If you find a or grab it as well. Much like the rifle, the bayonet also saw action in WWI. The 'T" is part of the No. Add to Wish List. Buy and sell guns and military collectables.
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From all countries around the world. Preservation forum, please no altered military surplus rifles or discussions on altering in this forum. Please read the rules at the top of each forum. Condition looks good. Re: Is mauser k98 dou 44 worth to collect? Leave it as it is. The ages have been at work on it and man can only mar it.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft. Theodore Roosevelt. You better buy it before he finds it. Price went too high. Now I cannot find it.
Dont know the final price. Anyway is too much for me.
I just got an all match expecpt stock byf It was just The final price is You have enemies? That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life. If you are willing to pay up to I think you can find something eventually, but the auctions are just too exposed right now.
There seems to be a very high number of bidders these days, making it hard to find a bargain. They can be found, so get your cash ready. Oh, almost forgot. You do already own a nice Mauser.
With another big budget Stalingrad movie coming out you can expect demand to shoot up and prices to skyrocket with them. Remember how popular PU's became after Enemy at the Gates? Damn, I'll bet that's going to leave a mark! Probably hurt too! He will drag you down to his level and beat you with experience. I've been contemplating another one, "mostly matching" AX marked.The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best experience.
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Call To Purchase. Share This Article. Original blue finish and lamintated stock and handguard. The right side of the barrel is stamped with two WaA80 proofs and a dou code.
The metal finish shows some wear and handling. The upper exposed barrel and cleaning rod have some spotting and minor pitting.
The wood has small dings and scuffs overall, with a large gouge on the toe of the butt which appears to be shranel damage.Participation Requirements: Valid Credit Card required for bidding approval.
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Moves to next lot, or moves to next image if full screen view is enabled. Related Items. Buyer's Premium: RIAC believes that this website is accessible to the widest possible audience pursuant to the guidelines of the Americans with Disability Act. Click here for more information.Laminated stock: 4kg. Left to fire, right to safe, center to load. Markings: With few exceptions, every K98 was stamped with manufacturers' code and date on top of receiver. Bianchi collection. In Junethe German army adopted the Mauser Karbiner 98 kurz as the standard service rifle of the German army.
It remained in service until the end of the war in May Eleven years in production produced over 14 million K98s, and out of the 14 million produced, there are over combinations of maker codes and production years. All of this combined with the fact that the Mauser K98 is one of the best bolt actions designs of all time, makes the K98k one of the most collectable rifles of WWII, and perhaps of all time.
In only two manufacturers where assigned to produce the K98k. These were the Mauser plant at Obendorf, and the firm of J. Mauser, Obendorf was the only manufacturer to produce the K98 from Each year later, other makers were added to produce the K98k, while some makers where dropped due to production demands or interests in producing other weapons, such as machine guns, machine pistols, or other small arms that were needed.
By there were at least 7 factories that were producers of the rifle. Each makers code, dates, and proof markings for each year are listed below. Most of these changes were simply design alterations that were made to simplify or increase production of the rifle. It was produced by Waffen Werke Brunn, Brunn.
It fired the exact same 7. However, that is where the similarities end. These included: the bolt, stock, cleaning rod, sight hood cover, upper hand guard, barrel bands, sling, and even the bayonet. Another example of the changes made to the K98 late in the war is the introduction of the Kriegsmodell K The Kriegsmodell K98 is basically the most simplified version of the K Several design changes were made to produce the Kriegsmodell.