Based 011 their experience with the M27, Finland restored the original horizontal bolt handle, but made further modifications in metal stock fittings, lhis model became the M28.

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In 1930, a noticeable improvement was made in the M28 sights, this particular model being called the M28/30. The new front sight adjusts for windage by the use of opposing lateral locking screws. Around the periphery of the screw are calibrations, each constituting a movement equal to the width of one ring on a 300-meter target. Rear sight is better constructed, permitting adjustments from 200 to 2,000 meters. This is the gun with which Olavi Elo set a world's record of 530 points in the 1937 International Army Matches. It is, in the opinion of Finnish marksmen, the most accurate of all Finnish service rifles.

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Hunting Mastery Selected Tips

Deer hunting is an interesting thing that reminds you of those golden old ages of 19th centuries, where a handsome hunk well equipped with all hunting material rides on horse searching for his target animal either for the purpose of displaying his masculine powers or for enticing and wooing his lady love.

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