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Small Arms of WWI Primer 021: Austro-Hungarian Revolver M1898 Rast & Gasser

Othais and Mae delve into the story of this WWI classic. Complete with history, function, and live fire demonstration.

C&Rsenal presents its WWI Primer series; covering the firearms of this historic conflict one at a time in honor of the centennial anniversary. Join us every other Tuesday!

Cartridge: 8mm Gasser
Capacity: 8 rnds
Length: 8.75″
weight: 2.1 lbs

Special thanks to Peter Wilhelm for his help with images from the Rast & Gasser

sewing machine company.

Additional reading:

Joschi Schuy

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Music provided by Melissa Hyman of The Moon and You

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In collaboration with The Great War

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

Archival work by Georgy

Additional photos from James D. Julia

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