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Re: Winchester-Hotchkiss Carbine

Posted by Dick Hosmer on Friday, 20 August 2010, at 8:48 p.m., in response to Re: Winchester-Hotchkiss Carbine, posted by Ernie on Friday, 20 August 2010, at 8:10 p.m.

Ernie,

That is the much more common "commercial" Hotchkiss carbine, made entirely by Winchester - note that the stock tip does not have the nickeled trap of the martial models. The rear sight, while rather similar to a type 1 Model 1877 SA type, is pure Winchester.


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