The bullets are practicaly the same but the Kar98k with it being a bolt action has a better stopping power.
Naval Aviation fighter pilot in the Pacific War, serving on the USS Enterprise CV-6
Crap. Does anyone know how to post them a diffrent way then.
Subject: PHOTOS STORED IN AN OLD BROWNIE CAMERA SINCE 1941 - AWESOME DETAIL
THESE PHOTOS ARE FROM A SAILOR WHO WAS ON THE USS QUAPAW ATF-11O....
Mainly pearsonal prefrence but the Garand was more effective and had the better kill rate then the Kar98k. I love both guns still though.
They both had their faults but the Garand was better.
pros: rate of fire, larger clip
cons: less powerful, bad reload system
72nd Marine Storm Division
409th Paratrooper Infantry Regiement
I live in Sacramento and I am trying to find a replica of those guns. I've seen a replica of each of those that you can fire at a coulpe gun shows...
I can't believe I'm missing this.
Most likely yes.
I'm looking to buy a WW2 gun that I can actaul fire. I found this one website called R Replica's but I'm not sure that they're fireable or not. If...
Infantry Weapon is the BAR.
Aircraft: P-51 Mustang
Taking of Foy-Band of Brothers
"Recoiless Rifles aren't"
-Murphay's Laws of Combat
How did those potos survive.
I have fired both and I perfer the Springfield as a "sniping" weapon, but as a rifle, the Kar98
Lucky. All I've fired is the BAR and Springfield.
The M1 Garrand was sometimes fitted with a scope and the M3, a variant of the M1 Carbine, had a scope on it.