How to Disassemble a Mauser Action?

Answer A rifle's action performs several key tasks in the process of firing the weapon. The action holds the cartridges in place prior to firing, contains and directs the powerful explosion during the fir... Read More »

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How to Modify a Mauser 24/47 Bolt?

The 24/47 Mauser is a Yugosloav-made version of the Mauser 98K 8mm rifle. The rifles were originally made in 1924, and refurbished in 1947, hence the name. In contrast to the German Mausers which h... Read More »

How to Clean a Mauser Bolt?

The 8 mm German Mauser 98K rifle was the last significant model of a series invented in 1898 by Paul Mauser. More than 14 million 98Ks were produced between 1935 and 1945. Known for its reliability... Read More »

How to Hunt Deer With a Mauser?

Though the name Mauser may bring to mind images of Nazis and WWII, Mauser actually continued to manufacture hunting rifles after the 1940s until the late 1990s when they were bought and broken up b... Read More »

How to Field Strip a Mauser M-48?

The Mauser M48 is known as the "Yugo Mauser" because it was manufactured at the Kragujevac arsenal in Yugoslavia. Based on the design of the German 98K, this bolt-action 7.92 mm Mauser was produced... Read More »