RAST GASSER revolver and original holster, cal 8 mm Gasser

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  • Asking price: €1300
  • Status: Available

 Overall 70 % finish, fine bore, works perfect, sharp markings.  Good shooter,

The holster  has the plug, is complete, no damage, except for usaege and light scuffs.

Rast & Gasser M1898

Production information

Country of origin

Austria-Hungary

Manufacturer
(s)

Leopold Gasser Waffenfabrik
Manufacture d'Armes Liégeoise (Belgian copies)

Designer(s)

August Rast
Leopold Gasser

Year(s) designed

1898

Production began

1898

Production ended

1919

Technical specifications

Weapon type

Revolver

Caliber

8mm Gasser
7.62×38mmR Nagant (Belgian copies)

Action

Double action

Length

8.8 inches (22 centimetres)

Barrel length

4.6 inches (12 centimetres)

Weight empty

2.1 pounds (0.95 kilograms)

Feed system

8-round cylinder

Muzzle velocity

240 metres per second (790 feet per second)