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Small Arms of WWI Primer 019: Italian Revolver Bodeo 1889



Othais and Mae delve into the story of this WWI classic. Complete with history, function, and live fire demonstration.

C&Rsenal presents its WWI Primer series; covering the firearms of this historic conflict one at a time in honor of the centennial anniversary.

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Cartridge: 10.4x23mmR Capacity: 6 rnds Length: 91.1" weight: 2.1 lbs

Additional reading:

Bodeo 1889 Il Revolver Degli Italiani Ruggero Filippo Pettinelli

The Revolver, 1889-1914 A. W. F. TAYLERSON

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Music provided by Melissa Hyman of The Moon and You

Safe range space thanks to Shoot Logic

In collaboration with The Great War

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

Archival work by Georgy

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