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Old 11-23-2007, 6:18 PM
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Default Siamese Mauser conversion to .45-70

Anybody got a handle on where I can get a decent Siamese Mauser receiver for little project I got in mind? Like to get one for a .45-70 conversion/build program. Thanks.
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Old 11-23-2007, 8:56 PM
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If you are looking for a good dealo you willhave to be patient. There are not too many Siamese Mausers out there. I was involved in a 45-70 conversion. There is a Gunsmith in if I remember correctly, in one of the Carolinas that specializes in Siamese Mauser conversions

He was a wealth of information, happy to talk with us on the phone and give info. Also very reasonable gunsmithing prices.
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Old 11-23-2007, 11:43 PM
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There were also conversions done with British Enfields. Many were nickel plated The Gibbs Lee-Enfield Summit .45-70 Rifle. I dont think they are in business anymore. They made a fine rifle.
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