Bolt Action Rifles

Ishapore SMLE MkI** India Pattern (Video)

February 6, 2017 Ian McCollum 7

While many people are familiar with the Ishapore 2A1 rifles chambered in 7.62mm NATO (largely thanks to their importation and sale in the US in large numbers), production of Indian Enfield rifles actually dates back […]

Bolt Action Rifles

Peruvian Mausers: 1891 and 1909 (Video)

February 3, 2017 Ian McCollum 4

Peru’s first standardized repeating rifle was the Model 1891 Mauser, as purchased in 1901 through Argentina. About 30,000 of these rifles were obtained when Argentina was unable to pay for them – although this may […]