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The 1886/93 Lebel: France's Great War Masterpiece

This innovative 8 mm bolt-action repeater, which performed extraordinary service during World War I, was also one of the most important military arms in history.

ARTV Preview: The History of The FN Hi Power; EAA MC1911 Match Elite; British Webley Mark VI

In this week's episode, we'll dive into the history of the FN Hi Power and the Webley Mark VI revolver, as well as test the EAA Girsan MC1911 Match Elite.

'Cold Steel': American Trench Knives of WWI

During WWI, American troops entered France without a dedicated fighting knife. That was soon remedied by the development of several trench knives designed for trench warfare.

Classic Guns: Webley Mk V Revolver

Webley provided revolvers for the British military for close to 30 years. Today, the Webley Mk V that hasn’t been rechambered for .45 ACP is the most collectible.

Book Review—Handbook of Machine Gun Support Equipment and Accessories 1895 – 1945

This massive tome is a full-color catalog of everything you never knew you needed for the favorite Class III gun in your life.

World War I Pistols: Trench Sweepers

Elite Belgian and French “trench sweepers” used Browning-designed FN and Colt pistols in the perilous job of clearing the trenches of World War I battlefields.

The Devil’s Paintbrush

Get a closer look at the German Maxim 08/15, a “light” version of Germany’s Maxim gun.

Webley Mark VI Revolver

The Webley was the quintessential British revolver, with the Mark VI remaining as the standard until 1936.

The Model 1917 U.S. Enfield

With millions of “Doughboys” heading for France during World War I, the United States needed rifles. Thankfully the Enfield was ready for mass production.

Something About The U.S. Enfield

This article corrected many of the inaccuracies published on the Enfield rifle.

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