Posted February 25, 2015 11:09 am by Comments

By Nathaniel F

tumblr_nk0vmc1tT61rbp0ifo1_1280

The story of modern British small arms is one of cleverness and perseverance, but mostly of seemingly continual obsolescence. Like the later Lee design, the Martini-Henry is yet another entry into the book of British rifles that were relatively quickly obsolesced by foreign developments, but which – in typical British fashion – soldiered on regardless. […]

Read More …

The post Magazine-Fed Martinis appeared first on The Firearm Blog.

…read more

Via:: The Firearm Blog

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *