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Small Arms Primer 190: Argentine Mauser 1891 Carbine & Peru

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!

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Prints/patches/shirts from the show:

Ballistol USA
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Additional reading:
Mauser Military Rifles of the World
Robert W.D. Ball

Argentine Mauser Rifles 1871-1959
Colin Webster

The Mauser Rifles of Peru
Dan Reynolds & Antonio Cuba

Deutsche Militärhilfe an Südamerika
Jürgen Schaefer

Mauser Bolt Action Rifles
Ludwig Olson

History of the Mauser Rifle in Chile
David Nielsen

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

Animations by Bruno!

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