8 hours. 2 DVDs. This course you teach you how to convert a Mauser from an ugly old beater into a beautiful hunting rifle that you'll be proud to show off. AGI Master Gunsmith Gene Shuey shows you each conversion step in detail , from removing old parts to installing and headspacing a new barrel, while he turns a solid, old military 98 into a classic hunting rifle. He starts with a thorough discussion of Mauser actions and how to identify them. Then he'll teach you how to select one for your project, then he covers removing the old barrel from the action, selecting a new one, reaming and headspacing, and muzzle brake installation. The demonstration continues with custom floorplate installation, bolt handle modifications, and sight installation. Next comes stock selection, inletting, contouring, basic checkering, finishing/refinishing, and much more, including slings, mounts, and custom accessories.
Big Book Catalog, Issue:67, Page:393