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Small Arms of WWI Primer 101: Colt New Service Revolver

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:

Colt’s New Service Revolver: A Particularly Strong, Heavy Weapon”
Timothy J. Mullin

U.S. Handguns of World War II: The Secondary Pistols and Revolvers
Charles W. Pete

British Secondary Small Arms 1914-1918, Vol.2
O. Edwards

Canadian Military Handguns, 1855-1985
Clive M. Law

Revolvers of the British Services, 1854 – 1954
W.H.J. Chamberlain and A.W.F. Taylerson

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

Animations by Bruno!

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