The few Santa Barbara mauser actions I've seen were well made and fitted, but not as nice as an FN action as seen in some of the Sears rifles. They were made in Spain and may not have as high a standard of fit, finish, and quality control as an FN.
2120-September 1, 1945
To: D A MacArthur /C H Nimitz
From: H S Truman
Political Correctness is a doctrine, recently fostered by a delusional , illogical minority and promoted by a sick mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a piece of cr*p by the clean end!
Now, with special thanks to the Truman Museum and Harry himself, you and I finally have a full understanding of what "POLITICAL CORRECTNESS" really means.....