|System of operation:||Bolt-Action|
|Length overall:||43.2 inches|
|Barrel length:||23.6 inches|
|Feed device:||5 shot Internal Box magazine|
|Sight:Front:||Blade type with hood|
|Muzzle velocity:||2475 f.p.s.|
The Nazi Model 98/40 were purchased from Hungary. The basic hungarian design was modified
by adding a mauser magazine and a K-98 bayonet bar so the german blade could be used.
Close-up of the 98/40 action, note the mannlicher designed bolt.
Close-up the markings on the 98/40 action.
The 98/40 had a two piece stock similar to the british Enfield rifle,
note the K-98 system for attaching the sling on the buttstock.
Close-up of the K-98 style bayonet bar and forward swivel loop.
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