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Small Arms of WWI Primer 102: Colt 1909 and 1917 Revolvers

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

Single Action Army Revolvers: U.S. Alterations
C. Kenneth Moore

Colt’s Double-Action Revolver: Model of 1878
Don Wilkerson

Combat Shotguns
Bruce N. Canfield

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

Animations by Bruno!

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