.577/450 Martini-Henry 10 rounds rapid (video collaboration)

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3y May 24, 2018

Since the available .577/480" ammo didn't fit in the available Martini-Henry rifle when making the Great British Rates of Fire Disaster Video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y3YiJDgddWk

... a friend of the channel who goes by the name of Stan_Da_Bout on the Army Rumour Service offered to shoot 10 rounds through his, and who were we to refuse? So we let him. And topped it off with a discussion around the initial skepticism surrounding magazine rifles at the end of the Martini-Henry era. Luckily clearer heads prevailed, and the Lee-Metford succeeded it.

Stan's earlier contribution on 303 bulleted blanks: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q1zMut6vytI

Teespring: https://teespring.com/stores/bloke-on-the-range-store

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