German Mauser Sporting Rifle 8,15x46R caliber

German Mauser Sporting Rifle 8,15x46R caliber

Brand: Germany
Product Code: 1577
Price: $700.00

Mauser Sporting Rifle 8,15x46R caliber

looks like a military receiver converted to 8,15 cal

receiver shows some typical German commercial style on top, but sides and bottom are still rough from forging, (not pitted)

receiver shows some freckling and minor finish issues,

marked on left side 2,75gGBP over Stmg and proofs,

right side marked with 3 proofs,

barrel marked with some proof marks, nitro 8,15x45R

proofs\inspector marks as well as caliber on bottom of barrel

25" barrel, good rifling, bore is frosty

trigger, bolt release and safety numbered 10

trigger bright, stirrup is cracked but functional

receiver modified for claw mount (we do not have mount)

barrel nicely tapered, front swivel on barrel, front sight ramp with removable insert,

looks like German silver bead

2 leaf express style rear sight on barrel, not graduated

Bolt looks like modified military , with butter knife type knob, smooth on top, checkered on bottom

bolt handle has been proofed or inspected on both sides,

safety has been trimmed,

triggerguard marked 7110, floorplate 10,

nicely cleaned up and engraved, shows finish loose from use, and browning

German sporting rifle part 2

stock is petite, 13-1\4 LOP,

plastic or resin pad

typical Euro or German check rest

checkered pistol grip area, round knob

very trim and tapered forearm,

gun has been hunted and or used , shows wear from use, storage etc,

plenty of minor character marks on stock

small rear swivel, matches front for 3\4" sling

we know no history, brought back by a returning vet, he purchased this rifle circa 1975 while stationed in Germany (he never shot it)