I told myself not to get into the carbine weeds...

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Lead Snowstorm
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Re: I told myself not to get into the carbine weeds...

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BTW - The Krag model 1899 carbine front-sight blade, (when removed from its base), is .355 inches tall.

The rifle blade for the 1901 rear-sight is .413 inches tall.


Found the calipers.  They aren't the best, and I'm not (yet) feeling up to taking out the sight, but...

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Re: I told myself not to get into the carbine weeds...

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If you look at Reply #10, it shows how the model 1899 carbine blade is marked.

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