Gew88 Half Face Bolthead

General Information & Facts Pertaining To The German Model 1888 Commission Rifle
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Gew88 Half Face Bolthead

Unread postby Admin » Fri Nov 10, 2017 5:02 pm

When the Gew88 was first issued there was a problem with the soldier double loading their rifle with grave results here is one of the solutions tried a half face bolthead with oversize extractor
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Re: Gew88 Half Face Bolthead

Unread postby CASEC » Mon Nov 13, 2017 8:57 pm

I had one of these at one time and wish I kept it. A very interesting addition to the Gew 88 history books.

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Re: Gew88 Half Face Bolthead

Unread postby Admin » Fri Nov 17, 2017 12:11 pm

Wish I kept all the ones I've had over the years :(