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Posted: 9/18/2005 5:39:08 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/18/2005 5:39:43 AM EDT by Rocklock]
I saw one of these in a local shop . It looks pretty cool . 30-06 Columbian , It has a split rear reciever ring like a Nagent or SMILE . Are these things any good ?

Thanks for info .....Google wasnt much help .

ETA cant spell
Link Posted: 9/18/2005 7:20:41 AM EDT
from what i have heard they are some of the finest mil-surps out there.
Link Posted: 9/18/2005 2:19:59 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/18/2005 2:24:30 PM EDT by Rocklock]
Bump cause I need some info ?

ETA It maybe I bumped to soon ...sorry
Link Posted: 9/18/2005 3:45:44 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/18/2005 3:46:06 PM EDT by advntrjnky]
IIRC they were made by the the same company that made the madsen LMG in denmark. the colombians were the only real contract and they went belly up a few years afterward.most were never issued because everyone was in the process of converting over to select fire battle rifles at that time. most stayed in storage and were sold off as surplus( can't remember the date). the actual model is thye danish m47. you may find more searching for that. here is some info i found with a quick search.danish m47/columbian 58 info
Link Posted: 9/18/2005 4:02:08 PM EDT
Adjunky Thanks a TON thats more that I had to go on . I loc'ed one in a pawn shop @350 like mint condition . interesting looking rifle . Thanks agian .
Link Posted: 9/18/2005 5:29:10 PM EDT
no problem! post a pic when you get it.
Link Posted: 9/19/2005 8:46:18 AM EDT
Well I told em I take it . The thing is unfired as best I can tell . Theres a couple small handling dings but that is all . The rear sight has a nice big windage adjustment .

That site you sent (ADJUNKY) said less than 4000 made or imported .

Id love to post a picture , but I dont have a digital camera ! I know I know I SHOULD BE BANNED . .

I'll write when I take possesion .

Thanks agian ADJ
Link Posted: 9/19/2005 12:44:10 PM EDT
I got it 8.5 lbs of Columbian ! Man I like this rifle . Mint Like New .....Never been issued . Can't wait to shoot it .
Link Posted: 9/19/2005 6:27:00 PM EDT
What a bargin , I shot the rifle today w/ some PMC 150 grain . Very nice shooting , but does have a blast !
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