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Old November 29, 2017, 19:38   #8
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Originally Posted by satexas View Post
I remember buying tons of the copper washed 7.62x39 back in the 80s for cheap. I don't recall seeing any Chinese 7.62x51 ammo. I guess it was sold to fit in the Chinese M14 clones that were being sold back then.
They made it for export to Commie insurgents worldwide when 7.62x51 weapons became common. Some packed on clips & Bandoliers, some in bulk paper packs inside spam cans and also commercial Norinco paper boxes.
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