Re: M98 mauser sleeved action project
Geese what an informative, long thread. Both in length and time.
Nailer, you should be quite satisfied with the results of your work. That's a darn good and fulfilling project.
I got a kick out of Bart, Eddie and J.E.s discussion. Brought back tons of memories.
I thought I died and went to heaven when I acquires a Hart Barreled. Hart sleeved rummy 700 in 222 Rem.
I'd been shooting 40Xs, heavy and light, and thought I'd stepped up a bunch. The sleeve was probably twice the length of the action. All for stiffening the action.
The long and short of it, it wasn't all that great of a rig. The chamber was not a bench rest chamber. Very large neck dimensions...
I may be the slowest guy on the mountain . . . . but . . . . I'm on the mountain!