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Small Arms Primer 156: Swiss Revolver of 1878

Kevin Poster – Hand Trap Series

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Othais and Mae delve into the story of this classic. Complete with history, function, and live fire demonstration.

C&Rsenal presents its Primer series; covering the firearms of this historic conflict one at a time in honor of the centennial anniversary. Join us every other Tuesday!

Forgotten Weapons:
Swiss Prototype von Steiger Auto-Ejecting Revolvers

Additional reading:

Liege Gunmakers through their Work 1800 – 1950
Alain Daubresse

Geschichte und Technik der Europaischen Militärrevolver
Rolf H. Muller

The Warnant Revolver
Daniel Casanova

Pistolen und Revolver de Schweiz
Christian Reinhart

The Borchardt & Luger Automatic Pistols
Joachim Gortz & Dr. Geoffrey Sturgess

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

Animations by Bruno!

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