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    Fal Grunt, no offense taken Sir. I grabbed the short rifle because it is a lot more scarce then the long rifle. Here is a crest pic from my long rifle. Capt. thanks for the compliment. I have been collecting Mausers for over 45 years and was blessed in finding these. Ed
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    Thanks for the Ethiopian crest photo Mauser Dad! That is a rare cat to say the least.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mauserdad View Post
    Fal Grunt, no offense taken Sir. I grabbed the short rifle because it is a lot more scarce then the long rifle. Here is a crest pic from my long rifle. Capt. thanks for the compliment. I have been collecting Mausers for over 45 years and was blessed in finding these. Ed
    I've consider myself lucky to have as many as I do as well. I had a lot of help along the way. Still looking for the really rare ones. I'm also a little picky in that all mine have to be matching with good bores and strong crests. My hunt continues this week.

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    Spanish Republican Mausers , the Industries de Guerra de Catalunya , and the Subsecretaria de Armamento....both dated 1938....accompanied by an ASCASO and an RE pistol.Click image for larger version. 

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    Kinda like these:
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    Exactly.......Thank you.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Durangokid View Post
    Spanish Republican Mausers , the Industries de Guerra de Catalunya , and the Subsecretaria de Armamento....both dated 1938....accompanied by an ASCASO and an RE pistol.Click image for larger version. 

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    It is interesting that on the one on the left the inscription is written in Catalan (Industries de Guerra de Catalunya) but on geladen's 1937 example the inscription is in Spanish (Industrias de Guerra de Cataluña).

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    I do not know the exact explanation for this except that Geladen's specimen is one year older than mine (1937 and mine 1938) and perhaps Catalan nationalism and their tug of war with the central Republican Government became more intense in that one year until, in May of 1937, the Central Government abolished the Comissio d'Industries de Guerra de Catalunya(CGI) and created the Subsecretaria de Armamento (in Castilian) which then took over all weapons production in the entire Republican (Red) zone ...my second rifle, made under the auspices of the Subsecretaria , is also dated 1938 , although I'm sure there are some 1937 dated specimens around.

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    Some Chinese Mausers.
    Notes, left to right:
    1. Note the Banner says MA正中ER. The two characters read Zhong Zheng (right-left), Chiang Kai Shek's wartime name.
    2. Chinese Mauser Banner copy in an FN30 style stock.
    3. Chinese vz24 look-alike. The inscription is illegible.
    4. Gongxian Arsenal Type 24. For a short time in 1935, the crest said "Type24" instead of "Zhong Zheng Shi" (=Chiang Kai Shek Type).
    5. Guangdong Arsenal short rifle.
    6. Zhejiang Iron Works Type77.
    7. Late Chiang Kai Shek Type with Arsenal 1 banner.
    8. Type32. An FN30 re-arsenaled into a Chiang Kai Shek Type.
    9. FN24 Chinese contract dated 1931.
    10. Belgian Gavage Mauser.
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    Those are some very unusual crests.
    Every post I make is made with a request for corrections. I'm here to learn.

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    Have I seen this one?

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    Allt du egentligen behöver i livet är en bra kvinnor, en trofast hund och en fin gammal Mauser.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sheepdawg View Post
    Have I seen this one?

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    Ah! 1944 - a rare date Swedish M38.

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    Anyone ever see this one a Brazilian 1907 Mauser Verguerio made by DWM Berlin for Forca Publica Distrito Federal (F.P.D.F.) Looks like this one was converted to .30-06. Being borrowed under public fair use.



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    These are known. See p. 63-64 in MMROW 5th. Probably made by DWM with leftover Portuguese parts.
    Every post I make is made with a request for corrections. I'm here to learn.

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    Quote Originally Posted by capt14k View Post
    Anyone ever see this one a Brazilian 1907 Mauser Verguerio made by DWM Berlin for Forca Publica Distrito Federal (F.P.D.F.) Looks like this one was converted to .30-06. Being borrowed under public fair use.



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    The notch on the receiver is common to all Mauser Vergueiros. It does not necessarily mean conversion to a longer cartridge such as a .30-06.

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    An early example for Mauser - Wurtemburg (Jaeger).
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