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Small Arms of WWI Primer 090: Austro-Hungarian Werndl

Special thanks:
Nick Stanev for research aids and…
Daniel for donating a very helpful book!

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 Faustfeuerwaffen der habsburgischen Heere
Erich Gabriel

Josef Werndl und die Waffenfabrik in Steyr
Hans Stögmüller

Safe range space thanks to Triana Protection

Additional photos thanks to Rock Island Auction

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

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