The German K98 rifles were built to exacting standards.
This archived video shows us the steps that it took to make one of these classic military rifles.
Watch this historic Austrian video from 1940 detailing how a Mauser K98 rifle was made.
This was especially true early in the war when time and materials were more plentiful to build these robust bolt action rifles.
This historic Austrian vintage film shows us just how these rifles were made.