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Old 05-18-2018, 09:04 PM   #1
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Default Two acquisitions from the latest road trip

Picked up a long barrel Maadi AK...too...its posted in the AK forum.

The standard SKS was complete with the exception of a sling. All matching. It looked new and was [0144] arsenal. Upon cleaning it was still full of cosmoline and the previous owner had fired it. Couldn't pass it up.

The other is a /26\ paratrooper. ALL matching.No cleaning rod, bayo or sling. I had the bayo and sling covered and they are installed as I am writing this.

Here's what they looked like when I hauled them in from the car:

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Old 05-18-2018, 09:50 PM   #2
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Nice find it’s always a warm feeling picking up a good sks, or pair of em....
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Old 05-19-2018, 03:45 AM   #3
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Good Score
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Nice Picking!

Love me some SKSs.
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Old 05-23-2018, 09:52 PM   #5
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Picked up two more SKSs this week...an unfired Yugo with serialed log book and an unfired Paratrooper.
Para's got a pinned barrel and is covered in cosmoline - arsenal was hard to read due to the grease and it's in the box in the car till I get home. Arsenal marking starts with a backwards D. Can't tell if it's a backwards D, P or not.
Really nice wood stock under the cosmo.
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