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Print this article - British Journal for Military History
the Dreyse Needle Gun.3. However, the unique colonial duties of the British Army meant that this emphasis on rapidity was less appropriate.
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Feb 6, 1974 Service Ammunition, Rifle and Carbine, 1865-1876. 40. Performance of Arms .....
A Military Revolution?
Dreyse's gift: the needle gun ....................................................... ... breechloaders like the Prussian needle-gun or the even more dreadful chassepot the French army ...
Queens College, City University of New York Morris Rossabi - JStor
equipped with those magnificent Chassepot breech-loading rifles that outdis- tanced and outperformed in every essential detail the Germans' outdated Dreyse needle guns - was decimated by Krupp's newest steel-tubed artillery pieces, major.
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“The Austrian manufacturing plant for the old rifles had just finished retooling ... 4 Austria's failure to acquire the Dreyse needle gun resulted in its defeat on the ...

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The breech loaded Dreyse needle gun was a superior weapon compared to the rifles the Danes were using, and could be loaded and fired about five times faster (15 rounds/minute as opposed to 3/minute). And the Dreyse needle gun could be loaded also ...
Top 10 Infantry Rifles
Invented by Johann Nikolaus Von Dreyse in an era when many nations still relied on muzzleloading smoothbores, the “needle rifle” made several technological leaps at once when it was adopted by Prussia as the Zundnadel Infantrie Gewehr Modell 1841.
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The breechloading Dreyse needle gun, adopted by the Prussian military in 1841, used a cartridge that was not technically caseless, but achieved much the same effect. A thin, highly combustible paper case held the components together.
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The same was true of European knights, but England's most effective soldiers, specifically its longbowmen, were similarly encouraged to own weapons far more effective than any rifle deployed prior to the breech-loading von Dreyse needle gun. A longbow ...

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Dreyse needle gun - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Dreyse needle-gun was a military breechloading rifle, famous as the main infantry weapon of the Prussians, who accepted it for service in 1841 as the ...
Needle gun - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The first mass-produced needle gun was invented by the German gunsmith Johann Nicolaus von Dreyse, who, beginning in ...
Needle Gun - Prussian Needle-Gun Austro-Prussian War
The Dreyse Needle Gun was the first military rifle to incorporate breech-loading with a bolt-action. Entering service in 1848, the Needle Gun was used ...
Shooting Dreyse M 62 - YouTube
Apr 16, 2011 We enter the Dreyse and Chassepot needle ignition for ... +Guy and Leonard A-R -West where is it possible to purchase a Dreyse needle gun?
Dreyse M1860 Needle Rifle at RIA (Video) « Forgotten Weapons
Jun 2, 2015 The Dreyse needle rifle (or zundnadelgewehr, which translates to needle .... Dreyse Needle Gun, one of the first service breech loaders and the ...

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