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U.S Springfield Armory Model 1898 30-40 Krag-Jorgensen with Bayonet


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Location (State):
Florida (FL)
Flordia


Member For:
7 Years 11 Months
AUCTION CLOSED
WINNER: R********0
HIGH BID: $911.00
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Auction: 7907676

Auction Type:
Reserve
NRA Grade:
Fine
Current High Bidder:
R********0
History:
8 Bids ($400.00 starting bid)
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Bid Increment:
$10.00
Auction Start:
(March 12, 2007 13:25:21 PT)
Auction Ended:
(March 26, 2007 13:25:21 PT)

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Seller's Description

Guns For Sale - U.S Springfield Armory -- Model 1898 30-40 Krag-Jorgensen with Bayonet

A great package deal worth over $8000 offered for your consideration at a tremendous savings:

U. S. Springfield Armory Model 1898 30-40 Krag-Jorgensen with Bayonet

 

Features include:

·         U S Springfield Armory Model 1898 30-40 Krag-Jorgensen rifle (serial # 247322) in excellent condition

·         Very nice wood throughout, with very minor dings, and no cracks

·         Bright shiny bore with excellent rifling

·         40% to 50% blue condition with patina on some metal – very light surface level rust on barrel

·         1900 cartouche

·         Very good butt plate with some type of tool inside the compartment

·         Sling in excellent condition

·         Matching model 1898 bayonet and scabbard in excellent condition

 

The pictures do not do justice on this beautiful rifle. In my research on this and other auction sites, I have not seen another one in as good shape as this 107 year old firearm. It is all original and complete, including the bayonet and scabbard. If you win the bidding on this one, you will not be disappointed!  I will be happy to email high resolution images of any view you would like to see. C&R eligible.

 

This item will be shipped USPS Priority Mail/Insured at a cost of $25.00. I will accept payment by Cashiers Check or Postal Money order only.

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The following info on the Krag-Jorgensen rifle is courtesy of http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krag_rifle:

 

The Krag-Jørgensen is a repeating bolt action rifle designed by the Norwegians Ole Herman Johannes Krag and Erik Jørgensen in the late 19th century. It was adopted as a standard arm by Denmark, the United States and Norway.

 

A distinctive feature of the Krag-Jørgensen action was its magazine. While many other rifles of its era used an integral box magazine, the magazine of the Krag-Jørgensen was integral with the receiver (the part of the rifle that houses the operating parts), featuring an opening on the right hand side with a hinged cover. The cartridges were inserted through the side opening, and were pushed up, around, and into the action by a spring follower.

 

This presented both advantages and disadvantages compared with a top-loading "box" magazine, which were often fed using a "stripper clip". While a similar claw type clip would be made that could allow the magazine to be loaded all at once, normal loading was one cartridge at a time. However, the design was easy to "top off", and unlike most top-loading magazines, the Krag-Jørgensen's magazine could be topped up without opening the rifle's bolt. The relative complexity of manufacturing this magazine has been suggested as a reason why many countries did not adopt the Krag-Jørgensen. For others, the magazine's features likely aided adoption. The next major US rifle also had a magazine-lock off.

 

Today, the Krag-Jørgensen is a popular rifle among collectors, and is valued by shooters for its smooth action.

 

All my firearms auction items are transferred via A-1 Guns & Ammo, a Federally Licensed, full service retail firearms dealer, specializing in high quality and collectible military firearms, and dealing in civilian firearms and accessories as well.

Store Hours: 10:00am-6:00pm, Tuesday through Saturday

Located at: 5089 County Road 218, Middleburg, Fl 32068

Phone: (904)282-4226     Toll Free: (866)514-AMMO     FAX: (904)282-4052

Note: The item you are looking at is not owned by A-1 so please direct your questions to me using the “ask this seller a question” link at the top of the page.

 

 

Thanks for looking and good luck on your bidding!!!

 

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