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Offline OldManBryson

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New guy here from So. IL
« on: February 09, 2019, 07:45:57 PM »
Got an SKS that I've had for years and never shot.
Stayed in storage so long I decided to clean it although it looked good.  Boy was I wrong!  After fieldstripping it there was cosmoline galore in places unseen to the naked eye.
It's clean now & I'll be posting questions.
Nice to be here!

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Re: New guy here from So. IL
« Reply #1 on: February 09, 2019, 07:48:07 PM »
Welcome, glad to have you and looking forward to seeing your SKS  thumb1

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Re: New guy here from So. IL
« Reply #2 on: February 09, 2019, 09:57:19 PM »
Welcome to the files!  thumb1
      

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Re: New guy here from So. IL
« Reply #3 on: February 09, 2019, 11:19:34 PM »
Welcome, glad to have you and looking forward to seeing your SKS  thumb1

I'll post some pics when it warms up & I can take the oven cleaner to that nasty stock.   :))

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Re: New guy here from So. IL
« Reply #4 on: February 10, 2019, 09:18:01 AM »
hi Bryson and welcome. good to have you here.  thumb1
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Re: New guy here from So. IL
« Reply #5 on: February 10, 2019, 05:22:01 PM »
Welcome to the site! Looking forward to eyeballing your SKS!
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Re: New guy here from So. IL
« Reply #6 on: February 10, 2019, 10:51:08 PM »
Nice of you to stop by Bryson. If you own a SkS come on in and stay awhile  chuckles1 joking : )

Lets see that Bad Boy !  Russian  ? Chinese ? Yugoslavian ? Romanian ?
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Re: New guy here from So. IL
« Reply #7 on: February 11, 2019, 12:34:35 PM »
Welcome from a fellow rookie.
Please don't use oven cleaner on that stock. You'll damage the finish.