Model 1893 Spanish Mauser

This Old Gun: Model 1893 Spanish Mauser

Designed by Paul Mauser, the Modelo 1893, adopted by the Spanish on Dec. 7, 1893, was a superb arm—the first of its breed to have a box magazine entirely enclosed within the stock.

The 7x57 mm Mauser: History & Performance

Developed in the early 1890s, the 7x57 mm Mauser was the high-speed, low-drag cartridge of its day, and it still holds its own more than a century after its adoption.

A Tale of Two Sevens: The 7 mm-08 vs. the 7x57 mm Mauser

Although the 7 mm-08 Remington and 7x57 mm Mauser cartridges are very similar in performance, they are quite different in history. So, which one should you choose?

A Perfectly Delightful Cartridge

Among the calibers that came from the military is the 7x57 mm Mauser.

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