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M 88 8mm dated 1916
Old 12-20-2019, 04:37 AM   #1
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Default M 88 8mm dated 1916

got this rounds with box unfortunate 2 rounds missing but would like to
hear opinions if this are military of civil made for hunting ?
cartridge case is made of coppered steel . thx for info
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Old 12-20-2019, 07:14 AM   #2
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8x57J Hunting, Soft point bullet.

Military ammo paper boxes and cartridges looked different.





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THANKS KLARKON
put it onto hunting amo
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Agreed: A loading with the soft-point bullet would not be to German military cartridge specifications, so it is commercial (as further indicated by the non-military box and label).
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