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by Boomstick Bruce
Mon Apr 24, 2017 9:21 am
Forum: Gew88 Discussion Forum
Topic: family GEW88
Replies: 11
Views: 6183

Re: family GEW88

i found a video of how to make it using a cheap crescent wrench like you said. i'm going to try that first (i think it would be cool for the next generation who gets the rifle to know i actually made some of the parts for it) if that doesnt work, i'll let you know!
by Boomstick Bruce
Sun Apr 23, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: Gew88 Discussion Forum
Topic: family GEW88
Replies: 11
Views: 6183

Re: family GEW88

gamblrgrogan wrote:Our member CaseC has done a thread where you take the Mexican Vaquiero extractor and modified to fit the Gew 88 but for ejector I know of no other rifle you can modify to fit Gew88 here is pics of an ejector (left) and extractor (right) I have one ejector


what do you want for the ejector?
by Boomstick Bruce
Sat Apr 22, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: Gew88 Discussion Forum
Topic: family GEW88
Replies: 11
Views: 6183

Re: family GEW88

Thanks! i would greatly appreciate it! i saw a link somewhere in my searches where you can mod an ejector from some other rifle to fit the 88 but i cant find it anywhere... i shoot a lot of cap and ball guns and have been refinishing and rebuilding antiques for several years now so making parts is n...
by Boomstick Bruce
Sat Apr 22, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: Gew88 Discussion Forum
Topic: family GEW88
Replies: 11
Views: 6183

Re: family GEW88

i just won one on feebay for $35 stripped... numrichs had the extractor but i cant find an ejector... any idea of a source for the ejector?
by Boomstick Bruce
Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: Gew88 Discussion Forum
Topic: family GEW88
Replies: 11
Views: 6183

Re: family GEW88

no extractor just the ejector... val forgett of navy arms has it, 10 minutes down the road from me... what bayonet did these use? same as the 98 mauser?
by Boomstick Bruce
Thu Apr 20, 2017 1:12 am
Forum: Gew88 Discussion Forum
Topic: family GEW88
Replies: 11
Views: 6183

family GEW88

Dad passed a GEW88 spandau 1895 down to me on sunday. Took it to a gunsmith to check it out and just like every other GEW88 out there, my bolthead is missing... i found one on feebay for like $80!!! is that reasonable??? mine has not had the turkish molestation done but does have the "S" m...