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ARTV Preview: Gatling and Bren Gun, CrossBreed Chest Rig Holster and British Baker Rifle

On this week's episode of American Rifleman TV, we continue with the top 10 machine guns of all time, with the Gatling and Bren Gun. We'll also take a look at the CrossBreed Chest Rig Holster along with the British Baker Rifle.

The Baker Rifle at Waterloo

Napoleon Bonaparte and the Duke of Wellington met at Waterloo more than 200 years ago, and the Baker rifle was on the field.

This Old Gun: British Baker Rifle

Even though rifles had been around for at least a couple hundred years, because of their expense and the skill needed in their employment, by the late 18th century the simpler smoothbore musket remained the principal infantry arm.

Riflemen at Waterloo

Two-hundred years ago today, Napoleon Bonaparte, literally, “met his Waterloo.”

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