These were the next generation of Smapish military arms after the Model 1893 Mauser rifles used in the Spanish American War.
A total of about 56,000 of the SVT-40s were issued as sniper rifles, although many more were produced with the rails.If you see a firearm that you want, let us know and we will hold it for you.Firearms manufactured after 1898 can only be shipped to someone with a Federal Firearms License (FFL).That was his first attempt at a gas operated semi-automatic rifle, after he gave up on a recoil operated design.The SVT-40 uses a detachable 10 round magazine (which could be refilled in place with stripper clips) and has a short stroke gas piston above the barrel (and invented about simultaneously by FNs Dieudonne Saive as well as Tokarev) similar to the German G-43 and the FN-49 and FAL.
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If you have a Curio & Relic FFL, we can ship items considered by the BATF directly to you, as long as there are no state or local restrictions (California?? If you do not have a C&R FFL, then we can only ship guns made after 1898 to a FFL dealer in your area.The dealer will have you fill out a 4473 form ("yellow sheet") to conduct the required federal "Brady" instant background check, and any other paperwork required in your area before allowing you to take possession.SMOF6790 - RUSSIAN MODEL 1940 TOKAREV (SVT-40) RIFLE MADE AT ISHEVSK IN 1941 IN 7.62 X 54R CALIBER WITH SNIPER SCOPE Serial number in English is 6P5430 on the receiver (even though it looks like 6N5430 in Cyrillic) and on the trigger guard the number is II1170 (even though it looks like NN1170) on the trigger guard. dating sider Hjørring Bolt is numbered KG1635 The Samozaryadnaya Vintovka Tokareva Model 1940 (SVT-40) adopted in 1940 was the successor to Fedor Tokarevs less than successful Model 1938 rifle.Have them checked by a competent gunsmith prior to firing.