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Small Arms of WWI Primer 125: US Browning 1917

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:

The Machine Gun: History, Evolution, and Development of Manual, Automatic, and Airborne Repeating Weapons
George M. Chinn

The Browning Machine Gun, Vol. I
Dolf L. Goldsmith

Conference of General Staff Officers at the Staff College, 18th to 21st January, 1909

The Ordnance Department: Planning Munitions for War, Volume 3, Part 1
Constance McLaughlin Green, Harry C. Thomson, Peter C. Roots

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

Animation by Vbbsmyt

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