I see that some of the popular modification threads have been buried past page 3. Many of the common questions come up of what has been done and where to get the mod or accessory. Go ahead and post your mod'd MN and link the vendors if possible. right_rear by roggom, on Flickr jmeck3 by roggom, on Flickr Here is my 1943 Izzy round receiver, cut and crowned to 27". ATI stock and advanced tech feather weight bipod from combathunting.com Advanced Technology (ATI) Mosin-Nagant Rifle Stock - HUNTING SPECIALS by Combathunting.com Jmeck Scope mount: PM him here on the board or look for his mounts on eBay "stringbikeshot". Max_shepherd bolt job, 30 degree sweep and 5 degree kickout: eBay My World - max_shepherd Barska Huntmaster Pro 3-12x50 Barska Huntmaster Pro 3 - 12x50 Mm Ir Rifle Scope With Rings, Scopes, Barska at Sportsman's Guide Nice plinker, about 2 MOA, fun for prarie dogs (Sierra 110gr over 51 Varget).