Old rifle article - Finnwolf - Nov 1968

Discussion in 'General Sako Discussions' started by piper235b, Oct 12, 2019.

  1. piper235b

    piper235b Well-Known Member

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    AU New South Wales
    For Finnwolf lovers
    Some interesting points in the article:
    a. I didn't know the early Finnnwolfs were 'micro-grooved' or 12 land models. Earliest one I've owned was 15xx and I don't remember it being 12 lands.
    b. Our Customs Dept (now Aus Border Force) have ruined/marred a lot of rifles, including an expensive one of mine with their stupid drop test to check safety function and for accidental discharge.
    c. DW Custers weren't the distributor for this Finnwolf, even though they have an ad in the same magazine saying they are the Sole Distributors for Australia.

    Cheers
    Piper

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