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1908 DWM Brazilian Mauser
1908 DWM Brazilian (7 x 57mm) Mauser - Serial # 7960
(Mfg by Deutsche Waffen und Munitions Fabriken, Berlin)

"All matching serial numbers, including bayonet and scabbard"

Caliber: ........................ 7 x 57mm (7mm Mauser)
Rifling & Twist: .............. 4 groove, right hand twist.
Barrel Length: ............... 29.25 in.
Overall Length: ............. 49.13 in.
Weight: ........................ 8.38 lb.
Magazine Capacity: ........ 5 rounds
Qty Mfg: ....................... unknown?

Source: ....................... Mauser Military Rifles of the World
(2nd ed.) (2000) - ISBN: 087341828X

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Date(s): January 29, 2006. Album by Claven2. Photos by Claven2. 1 - 24 of 116 Total. 7374 Visits.
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Full length view of Model 1908 DWM berlin Mauser in 7x57mm Edit

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Note original spring-loaded muzzle cap, bayo lug in the white, and parade hook on the front barrel band. Edit

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Closeup of muzzle cap. Edit

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Muzzle cap oblique view. Edit

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Front sight - notice the finely serrated ramp. Edit

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View of front barrel band. Edit

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Rear barrel band. Edit

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Veiw of front and rear barrel bands Edit

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Side view of handguard. Edit

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Rear sight. Edit

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Rear sight - notice the beautifully heat blued slide. Edit

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Notice the DWM proofs on the handguard and sight leaf. Edit

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Rear sight spring, also heat blued. Edit

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Receiver/action. Edit

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Receiver sidewall markings. Edit

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maker's rollstamp. Edit

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Brazillian crest.  Note that receiver is in the white (as it should be). Edit

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Another view of the crest. Edit

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Top view, receiver. Edit

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Note matching numbers on the bolt parts. Edit

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