Up for sale is a 100% original 1943 made PU optic sniper sight.
The first 2 digits of the number of the sights made in Tatarstan are the last 2 digits of the year of production.
Made by NKV-297 plant in Yoshkar Ola.
The sights made by this factory are uncommon.
It comes directly from Russian warehouse and is still covered with some conservation grease.
It is not arsenal refubrished and has no refinishing markings on the body.
Although there are additional markings on the elevation knob, looks like it was repaired in 1948.
The sight comes with original mount.
Condition is good, the optics is good but taking in to the account the time of production, please do not expect the modern optics quality, it can be a bit dim and with some imperfections, it was meant to be cheap and effective like all Russian WWII equipment, not more than that.
Elevation and windage are working good.
There are several scratches and some spots of oxidation damage on the sight body that does not affect functioning and are normal for WWII made and used items that had never been refubrished.
If you want it to work better, you should make a good cleaning inside and outside, after all, it has spent almost 60 years conservated in the warehouse, covered with layer of famious Russian cosmoline and it did not went the de-conservation process.
Mosin Nagant 1891/30 PU sniper optic sight 1943 Yoshkar-Ola made. Rare maker
- Brand: Russia
- Product Code: PU
- Availability: 2-3 Days