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Small Arms Primer 191: Nepalese Gehendra

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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If you have a Gehendra and would like to assist in the survey work, please email:

Additional reading:
The Nepalese ‘De-Rifle’: Francotte-Martini-Henry Type
John Walter

What’s my Nepalese Rifle?
John Walter

Guns of the Gurkhas
John Walter

The Armourer, Dec 2017: The Rifles of Nepal
John Walter

Nepalese arms manufacture and General Gehendra
Marcus Ray

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

Animations by Bruno!

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