The Mosin Sniper Rifle in Profile
The Mosin-Nagant was adopted in 1891 by imperial Russia. The action of the rifle was developed by Colonel Serge Mosin of the Imperial Russian Army and the magazine by the Emile Nagant of Belgium. It was manufactured chronologically in France, Russia, the United State, Finland, China, and North Korea where it is still in production.
These rifles are one of the most popular sniper platforms ever made
Continued in my column at Firearms Talk.com