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Small Arms of WWI Primer 010: German Mauser 1914



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. Join us every other Tuesday!

Additional reading: Mauser Pistolen: Development and Production, 1877-1946 by W. DARRIN WEAVER and JON SPEED

Central Powers Pistols the Great War Pistols of Germany Austria-hungary, Turkey and Bulgaria by Jan Still

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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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Goofed adding the ammo data overlay in the video. Here it is!

.25 ACP Diameter: .251" Weight: 50 g Velocity: 760 fps

.32 ACP Diameter: .311" Weight: 71 g Velocity: 905 fps

9mm Parabellum Diameter: .355" Weight: 123.5 g Velocity: 1080 fps