I only scrub the bore, cylinder, nipples and wipe down the exterior. Detailed disassembly is only once a year.
Thank you everyone for sharing your insights.
Note: objective piece is rather large for WW II scopes. It appears that the front mount for the scope is right beneath the objective lens too.
It's not an SMLE or Ross (no external magazine). [ATTACH]
Smith's Small Arms of the World
Canfield's series of books on US small arms
Much more accurate than the Dudley Dooright of my youth or the Mounty chorus of the Lumberjack song.
My first was a Markwell Arms of the same genre. $45 kit.
It shoots consistently,
Release the inner Mama bear. Good for her.
Even John George (Shots Fired In Anger) said the Arisaka was a simplified Mauser
Opps. Asked and answered here:
Does anybody know if the average Soviet Soldat of WW II was taught it?
Can you strip a Mosin Nagant M91/30 bolt
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I've used Green Mountain and Rice.
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