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Got to shoulder and fire a rifle from 1869 today. Whats the oldest gun you have ever fired?

Thread in 'Firearms Chat' started by bulletpaluza, Jan 8, 2017.

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    bulletpaluza The Hen that laid the Golden Legos Supporter

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    What is the oldest rifle you have ever fired?


    Today was a Swiss Vetterli chambered in .41 Swiss rim fire. But I was able to finish the Centerfire conversion today and shoot it.
     
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    Very nice man!!

    My oldest is a sweet Swedish Mauser 1900.

    Sent from my SM-G900P using Tapatalk
     
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    Lee Enfield No1 MkIII made in 1914.
     
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    I've got a Swiss Vetterli in .41 Swiss Rimfire hanging above my bench. Fired it in the original .41 Swiss Rimfire blackpowder. Bought 5 rounds off a guy at a gun show about 15 years ago.
     
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    Which model is it? And 5 rounds of that now wold cost $300.00
     
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    And I thought .458 SOCOM was expensive. :faint:
     
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    Remington Rolling Block
     
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    Hints the Centerfire conversion lol
     
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    Mine is actually a Repetiergewehr Vetterli, Modell 1871
     
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    Props to anyone that can name the ammo underneath my Vetterli.
     
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