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Forum: Just Guns 08-11-2010, 09:24 PM
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Posted By Nyles
Just received (after a month-long mixup in...

Just received (after a month-long mixup in shipping) this Portugese Mauser-Vergueiro M1904 in 6.5 x 58mm. The Mauser-Vergueiro was an interesting rifle - the Portugese army wanted the...
Forum: Just Guns 08-05-2010, 01:36 AM
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Posted By Nyles
Here's a picture of it compared to my British...

Here's a picture of it compared to my British contract .455 New Service, which came out of commercial production. You can see the rougher finish on the M1917 (the New Service is mirror blued), the...
Forum: Just Guns 08-05-2010, 01:36 AM
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Posted By Nyles
Just received this Colt M1917 revolver in...

Just received this Colt M1917 revolver in remarkable 95% condition, made in1918 and came with a 1917-dated M1909 holster and a dozen moon clips.
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Forum: Just Guns 07-01-2010, 09:22 PM
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Posted By Nyles
Yeah, I'm single (serious relationship didn't...

Yeah, I'm single (serious relationship didn't survive the deployment), and my overseas contract doesn't expire until the end of the month - I built up a hell of alot of leave over the past two years!...
Forum: Just Guns 06-30-2010, 07:48 PM
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Posted By Nyles
http://i163.photobucket.com/albums/t320/Nyles303/S...

http://i163.photobucket.com/albums/t320/Nyles303/SDC10106.jpg

http://i163.photobucket.com/albums/t320/Nyles303/SDC10108.jpg
Greek crest on the receiver.
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Forum: Just Guns 06-16-2010, 05:54 PM
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Posted By Nyles
http://i163.photobucket.com/albums/t320/Nyles303/S...

http://i163.photobucket.com/albums/t320/Nyles303/SDC10105.jpg

This was actually the first gun I bought since I came home - a Mexican Mauser M1904 carbine in 7mm Mauser, made by DWM. It's a true...
Forum: Just Guns 06-09-2010, 10:56 PM
Replies: 32
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Posted By Nyles
The Artillery Luger is pretty rare, yeah. In that...

The Artillery Luger is pretty rare, yeah. In that States that gun would probably sell for $2400 - $2800 in that condition (all matching, minor pitting, missing the original mag). The drum is...
Forum: Just Guns 06-09-2010, 09:10 PM
Replies: 32
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Posted By Nyles
Oh, believe me, I don't have every one - I still...

Oh, believe me, I don't have every one - I still have about 100 pistols on my wish list (some of which are admittedly 19th century).

I got the P.38 from another collector, I think I paid about...
Forum: Just Guns 06-04-2010, 01:18 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 27,511
Posted By Nyles
Quite well. It reliably feeds anything I load it...

Quite well. It reliably feeds anything I load it with, espescially compared to the Lugers and P.38. They can be kind finnicky.
Forum: Just Guns 06-03-2010, 08:38 PM
Replies: 32
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Posted By Nyles
Seeing as all the handguns arrived, and the...

Seeing as all the handguns arrived, and the weather was perfect for it, I snapped another picture of the entire handgun collection today.
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Forum: Just Guns 06-03-2010, 02:34 AM
Replies: 32
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Posted By Nyles
I don't have any 11.75 x 36mm, the rounds are...

I don't have any 11.75 x 36mm, the rounds are collector's pieces themselves. You can make it by cutting down and resizing .45-70 cases, but of course it's loaded to black powder pressures only. If I...
Forum: Just Guns 06-02-2010, 11:32 PM
Replies: 32
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Posted By Nyles
4 more arrived yesterday. It was a good day. ...

4 more arrived yesterday. It was a good day.

First was a Boer Mauser M1896 in 7 x 57mm Mauser made by Ludwig Loewe. This is one of the one's made for the ZAR (South Africa Republic, aka the...
Forum: Just Guns 05-22-2010, 09:22 PM
Replies: 32
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Posted By Nyles
No, I bought them from various dealers /...

No, I bought them from various dealers / collectors in Canada via the internet. Didn't have much to do with my off time over there so I prowled my various online gun haunts and found some good deals....
Forum: Just Guns 05-22-2010, 08:01 PM
Replies: 32
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Posted By Nyles
My Artillery Luger (Properly Luger Lange Pistole...

My Artillery Luger (Properly Luger Lange Pistole 08) and schneckl trommel magazine arrived yesterday, and it's a beauty. Every single part is serial numbered, and every number but the magazine...
Forum: Just Guns 05-21-2010, 07:02 PM
Replies: 32
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Posted By Nyles
So would I, but 8 x 19mm ammo and espescially the...

So would I, but 8 x 19mm ammo and espescially the clips are about as rare as rocking horse poop, so I'm not holding my breath on it in the short term.
Forum: Just Guns 05-20-2010, 09:52 PM
Replies: 32
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Posted By Nyles
They

Well, the first of the guns I bought overseas arrived yesterday. An Austo-Hungarian Roth-Steyr 1907 in 8 x 19mm, made by Steyr in 1909. Very neat gun, it has a 10 round internal magazine loaded by...
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