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by KSGarms
Sun Oct 31, 2021 6:10 am
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: New member looking to learn
Replies: 12
Views: 290

Re: New member looking to learn

Wow! I'm learning more than I thought I ever would from these message boards. Keep 'em coming please. I thought they were 3s in the serial number because they don't look like the 8s in the model number stamp. I'll look into making the stream pipe, thanks for the picture, it helps to visualize what y...
by KSGarms
Sat Oct 30, 2021 5:23 pm
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: New member looking to learn
Replies: 12
Views: 290

Re: New member looking to learn

Thanks all.

I'm in no immediate rush and expect to take some time getting her cleaned up a little bit.

The sight is missing parts then? I thought so. Thanks for the info. I'll be searching the web for replacements, soon.

More pictures to follow.....
by KSGarms
Sat Oct 30, 2021 1:27 pm
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: New member looking to learn
Replies: 12
Views: 290

Re: New member looking to learn

Thank you!

Here are two recent pictures

Sight Krag 1.jpg
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Krag 1.jpg
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by KSGarms
Fri Oct 29, 2021 10:29 pm
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: New member looking to learn
Replies: 12
Views: 290

New member looking to learn

New member here, so please go easy on me, for now. I recently came into ownership of a model 1898 Krag rifle that I want to take apart, clean, inspect and repair as needed. The furniture is a bit beat up and the butt plate has major rust on one corner. But overall it appears to be a nice rifle. I mi...
by KSGarms
Fri Oct 29, 2021 10:26 pm
Forum: Older threads
Topic: Krag Collectors Forum - Welcome!
Replies: 12
Views: 31564

Re: Krag Collectors Forum - Welcome!

Yes I have good armorer screwdrivers, and some of the screws are already beat up from previous owners.

I'll post my original message over on the military page. Thanks.

I'll get to adding pictures soon.

Thanks,
Keith
by KSGarms
Fri Oct 29, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: Older threads
Topic: Krag Collectors Forum - Welcome!
Replies: 12
Views: 31564

Re: Krag Collectors Forum - Welcome!

New member here, so please go easy on me, for now. I recently came into ownership of a model 1898 krag rifle that I want to take apart, clean, inspect and repair as needed. The furniture is a bit beat up and the butt plate has major rust on one corner. But overall it appears to be a nice rifle. I mi...