The main change to the Carcano style 1891 rifle parents series can be found in its move for the 7.35x51mm Carcano cartridge, a somewhat quicker round compared to the German 7.92mm Mauser with a tapered throat and a conical topic.

The main change to the Carcano style 1891 rifle parents series can be found in its move for the 7.35x51mm Carcano cartridge, a somewhat quicker round compared to the German 7.92mm Mauser with a tapered throat and a conical topic.

Its amount was actually around regarding the significantly less robust 6.5mm ammunition it designed to swap, these provided an even more circular bullet.

The proceed to the 7.35mm cartridge is in essence pressured upon the Italian military whenever it was found that their particular 6.5mm Carcanos never give you the preventing electrical power at array in behavior across Abyssinia (the latest Ethiopia). (more…)

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