Merkel combo in 12g. over 6.5x57R - one of my favorite deer cartridges!
Guns International #: 100810101 Seller's Inventory #: 2611
Category: Merkel Drillings - Drilling & Combination Guns
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Seller: Vintage Doubles
Company: Vintage Doubles
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First Name: Kirby
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Proofed in August of 1963 this well made gun has excellent bores and is very tight. The double under bite lockup also has the double Kirsten barrel extensions that Merkel is famous for on its higher grade guns. The 6.5x57R round is one of my favorites as it is low recoil and fast and accurate. Based on the 8mm Mauser case this round can be purchased or easily reloaded. It is similar to the 257 Roberts but was invented by the Germans at least 20 years earlier! *** Note: To see this gun with high resolution photos and a zoom-in feature, go to the vintagedoubles main site and search for the gun ID: 2611 or browse the main site to see our full gun collection.
Manufacturer: Merkel combo in 12g. over 6.5x57R - one of my favorite deer cartridges!
Serial Number: 58925
Barrel Type: Steel
Action: scalloped boxlock on a trigger plate action
Gauge: 12 gauge
LOP: 14 1/2
Weight: 7 lbs. 6 oz.
Choke Left: .048 extra full
Proof:Nitro: 12g 2 3/4" and 6.5x5
Minimum Wall Thickness Left: Over/ .035