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Today’s .303 Surplus, rimmed for the extractor’s pleasure!

By Luke Dixon
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If you’re the type with a penchant for surplus ammunition you’ll no doubt have been sucked into the ‘Feast or Famine’ that is feeding your military calibre rifles.

 

It doesn’t seem that long ago that there were swathes of 8mm Mauser floating about, you had your pick of flavours: Turkish, Serbian, Yugoslavian, Romanian and more. Looking for 8mm Mauser surplus now is akin to being last inline at the tuck shop, a tedious process with only crumbs to satisfy you.

 

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