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  1. K98 Authenticity/Preservation?

    Ex-Military Rifles & Cartridges
    Hello all, New to this site as I'm getting more and more involved in the guns/shooting world. First post but I'm hoping to learn more and maybe share what knowledge I can when able. I recently purchased a K98 and am looking for some advice on preserving it and determining authenticity. The...
  2. Another K98 Post, Interested in more info

    Ex-Military Rifles & Cartridges
    I know there are a lot of threads about the K98 but i'm just trying to figure out some stuff for myself and see what some others think about the k98 i have. I bought this rifle from a German in Germany a few years back. It had been found in an attic in a rifle box covered completely in...
  3. Reattaching Mauser K98 Rear Sight

    Ex-Military Rifles & Cartridges
    I came to own a very nice 1943 Mauser Gewehr K98. The rear sight was removed as the owner thought to have the receiver tapped for a scope as part of sporterization. No modifications; however, were ever made. I have all the rear sight parts. I learned that the rear sight was originally...
  4. Finished Mauser K98

    Ex-Military Rifles & Cartridges
    Code: bcd Model:98 There are two strange looking cursive "CRci" letters stamped on the barrel and eagles everywhere. All of the serials match, and the stock is original except the modifications done in 1950. The receiver was taped to mount an old scope on there as pictured in the originals...
  5. Gun identification- Post War K98?

    Ex-Military Rifles & Cartridges
    Hi there, Let me start off by saying I know absolutely nothing about rifles. My father used to have a few air rifles and many years ago he swapped his favourite with a friend ,for this deactivated gun- what I believe is a K98? He did it as a favor to his friend and said he regretted it ever...