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Small Arms of WWI Primer 083: The Kropatschek Pt.2

Special Thanks to Jaime Regalado

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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!

Additional reading:

Die Hand- und Faustfeuerwaffe der habsburgischen Heer
Erich Gabriel

Rivista di artiglieria e genio Anno 1888

Revue d’Artillerie
1875 – October
1878 – October
1879 – April
1880 – April
1883 – April
1885 – April
1885 – October
1886 – October

Gazette des Armes

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Additional photos thanks to Rock Island Auction

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

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