New England Firearms Huntsman Inline .50 Caliber Muzzleloader Parts

Guns Colt 1855

Y., took advantage of the paper cartridge to patent a machine gun. Sustained volley fire was obtained by a compact firing assembly that allowed the gunner to fire one shot, or the whole volley, by a quick turn of the handle. The weapon consists of a scries of barrels, grouped around a common axis, that are open at both ends for breech loading. The barrels remain stationary during firing. The breechblock made in the shape of a revolving cylinder is loaded with the...

Marlin 1917 Aircraft Machine Gun 1917 Model

1917 Marlin Machine Gun

Remedied by further modifying the action through the addition of greater weight to the piston. The first rearward movement of the bolt Swebilius deserves great credit for accomplishing this most difficult task, especially since it was performed in a few weeks' time. In this short period he made the Marl in gun a reliable automatic arm that was used throughout the war and for 3 years afterwards as the principal synchronized automatic machine gun of the American air force. Later it was also...