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Is there anyone who makes a lever gun in 7.62X39?

Discussion in 'General Firearms Forum' started by doktor doom, Jan 28, 2013.

  1. doktor doom

    doktor doom

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    The title says it all. With the way things are looking for semi-autos, I'm thinking it might be wise to diversify into some less spooky looking rifles. Any manufacturers out there who make a lever gun in 7.62 Soviet?
     
  2. SJ 40

    SJ 40 Deplorable,Clinger

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    The first one was made in 1894 by Winchester,for all practical purposes the 762 X39 is a close ballistic twin of the good ole Thurty Thurty. SJ 40
     

  3. Bren

    Bren NRA Life Member

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    Pointy ammo doesn't work so well in most lever actions and box magazibne lever actions are pretty rare (I don't know if any are in current production).
     
  4. countrygun

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    ^^^^^this either a detachable, like the Winchester 88, or rotary like the Savage 99 would be the way but neither is going to "come back" for the 7.62x39
     
  5. dizmodeus

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    The Browning BLR is still in production
     
  6. danattherock

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    I would tend to think the same. But after seeing all these levergun threads lately, I find myself hankering for another. On the Henry website last night, I see they make it in .17 HMR. I was very surprised to see this offering. Henry makes a fine rifle by the way. Got a Henry Big Boy Deluxe in 44 mag/special. One of the nicest firearms I own.


    http://henryrepeating.com/rifle-varmint-express.cfm
     
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  7. Ranger1759

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    Depends on how much money you want to put into it....I'm thinking a good gunsmith/shop could re chamber a savage 99 in 308 to fit the Russian....with the 6 shot rotary magazine the pointy rounds won't be an issue....might be the same with the Winchester 88....
     
  8. gjk5

    gjk5 Pinche Gringo

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    but why?:dunno:
     
  9. Ranger1759

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    I don't really know! :dunno: It was just in option....
     
  10. spcwes

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    There is a few ammo choices for the 7.62X39 lever gun. I have a couple boxes at the office I purchased by accident that are RNSP's and would fit a lever gun well even in that caliber. SO many other calibers I would want in a lever gun over that one though, good luck all the same.
     
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    A short throw lever gun or pump in 7.62x25 that would accept PPSH magazines would be nice.
     
  12. MrMurphy

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    No leverguns in that caliber, but CZ makes a short Mauser with a detachable mag in 7.62X39mm.
     
  13. countrygun

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    the 527

    they are kind of hard to find lately.
     
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  15. countrygun

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    Now Remington has imported the 799 in 7.62x39
     
  16. Cole125

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    Ruger makes a bolt gun in 7.62x39, that or a Ruger Mini 30 are non evil looking options.
     
  17. Berto

    Berto woo woo

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    Just get the rimmed version of the 7.62x39. It's called 30-30.