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post #11 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-07-2016, 09:34 PM
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The 30/40 Krag will feed through the magazine with no problems, based on the one I did in 1976 and sold shortly thereafter.

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post #12 of 14 (permalink) Old 01-07-2017, 11:58 PM Thread Starter
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sorry for the late reply, 'stuff' came up, and interest was lost along the way, not like I had the money to feed these interests of mine anyway.
long story slightly less so, the project is shelved, I might get to it, I might dump it on my local gunsmith (the kind with the mill and lathe in the back) hard to tell.
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First let me say that there is talk they are making new 303 barrels in Australia. It could be returned to factory. If not the next idea would be, the later LEs were chambered in .308.
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the original rifle was built in the US by savage (one of the lend-lease guns). I doubt they'd do anything with it. and the barrel wasn't the only problem, no stock, shot barrel, layer of rust, all the springs were shot and the firing pin is rusted to the cocking knob.
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