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Special Interests - Groups & Societies => The Barracks => Topic started by: Major 2 on January 02, 2019, 04:37:18 pm

Title: Fishing for interest
Post by: Major 2 on January 02, 2019, 04:37:18 pm
Thinking of Offering my Berthier Artillery Carbine  :-\

As shown below....


Comes near turn key...that is,  all but loaded ammo ....Though I have some 50 rounds of factory Prvi Partizan (if we can figure how to ship it legally)

 1. the Carbine ( bright bore, strong rifling slugs to .329 )
 2. the Bayonet w/ scabbard & frog
 3. 1 set of Lee Dies (as new ) I loaded about 25 rounds
 4. about 150 cast & sized bullet (50 are GC'ed )(it likes 12.1 grains of TrailBoss )
 5. 50 brand new Prvi Partizan  8MM Label Brass  
 6. 4 - 3 round clips (original & excellent )
 7. the afore mention loaded Prvi Partizan factory rounds.





Not, looking for trade however


 
  
Title: Re: Fishing for interest
Post by: Drydock on January 02, 2019, 05:04:35 pm
That's a good price.  If I didn't already have one . . .
Title: Re: Fishing for interest
Post by: Niederlander on January 02, 2019, 05:35:09 pm
I won a can of pop shooting one of those at an impromptu match when I was in college.  We were on a field trip courtesy of Uncle Sam at the time...…….
Title: Re: Fishing for interest
Post by: Major 2 on January 04, 2019, 12:22:30 am
Thanks Drydock.... I kinda think it's good.... won't break my heart if no one takes it though....   
Title: Re: Fishing for interest
Post by: smoke on January 04, 2019, 11:57:59 am
$500 shipped seems pretty reasonable....what gets ya is needing all the leather gear, uniform, helmet etc. :( :P ;D.

BTW...you can ship that ammo legally through UPs but you just need to go to a shipping center not a UPS store.  It also needs to be marked ORMD.

Title: Re: Fishing for interest
Post by: pony express on January 04, 2019, 05:33:52 pm
..what gets ya is needing all the leather gear, uniform, helmet etc. :( :P ;D.




You got that right! Leather gear isn't too awfull pricey, but the most important item of French uniform....the GREATCOAT.... A really good one will set you back as much as M-2 is asking, or you can get a Chinese knock off on E-bay for a little less than half as much.
Title: Re: Fishing for interest
Post by: Grenadier on January 04, 2019, 06:48:44 pm
Trade you a beautiful Swiss 1896/11 ;^)
Title: Re: Fishing for interest
Post by: smoke on January 04, 2019, 07:14:27 pm
You got that right! Leather gear isn't too awfull pricey, but the most important item of French uniform....the GREATCOAT.... A really good one will set you back as much as M-2 is asking, or you can get a Chinese knock off on E-bay for a little less than half as much.

Chinese stuff is funny...sometimes it is dirt cheap and teh next item is more than WPG and looks like absolute crap.
Title: Re: Fishing for interest
Post by: Major 2 on January 04, 2019, 08:08:31 pm
Not looking for a trade ...but thanks
Title: Re: Fishing for interest
Post by: Major 2 on January 05, 2019, 11:56:15 am
Kinda over the notion , I forgot the curiosity it generates a the range   ;)