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Small Arms of WWI Primer 06B*: German Reichsrevolver M1883

Small correction:
At 16:07 and 16:55 the “Officers Model” and “Double Action Model” images were swapped in editing.

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:

Der Reichsrevolver und seine Varianten
Heinrich E. Harder

The Revolver 1865 to 1888
A.W.F. Taylerson

Central Powers Pistols
Jan C. Still

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

Animations by Bruno!

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