What could be more fun than $75 rifles…. Part I Shooting the 7.62x54R Nagant and 8x57mm JS Mauser

If you get beyond the Sunday paper’s sports section and/or comics, you may have encountered one of the insert ads for inexpensive military surplus firearms. They are typically under $100 and frequently of Turkish, German, Yugoslavian, Russian or Swiss origin. They are sourced from an almost endless list of countries…