SWISS MILITARY

Previously manufactured Swiss military rifles.

SWISS MILITARY Firearms Models

MODEL 1893 MANNLICHER CARBINE Image

MODEL 1893 MANNLICHER CARBINE

7.5x53.5mm, 21.5 in. barrel, 6 round mag., straight-pull, full-length stock and upper handguard, no bayonet fittings, Swiss cross marked on receiver ring, approx. 7,750 mfg. 1895-1905.

MODEL 1908 MILITARY TEST RIFLES Image

MODEL 1908 MILITARY TEST RIFLES

Experimental series of about 900 guns, carbines and rifles, numbered sequentially from 1-900 approximately. The first 200 were carbines, the balance rifles. All with fluted receivers with three flutes of unequal length - the longest on the...

First Variation Image

First Variation

octagonal barrel that does not flare at frame juncture, thin top strap, no recoil shield reinforcement and black hard rubber grips. Serialed from 1-1500 (approximately).

Second Variation Image

Second Variation

octagonal barrel that flares at frame juncture, thick top strap, reinforced recoil shield around firing pin hole and black hard rubber grips. Serialed from 1500-20,000 (approximately).

MODEL 1931 Image

MODEL 1931

The Bern factory assembled approx. 2,240 sniper rifles based on the K31 between 1944-1946 beginning with SN 450001. Earliest rifles had a 1.8 power scope, the latest a 2.8 power scope. As standard rifles were assembled at the same time, sni...

K31 Experimental Snipers Image

K31 Experimental Snipers

7.5x55 cal., same designations as above but with detachable scopes, based on K31/42 (1.8x scope) or K31/43 (2.8x scope), an estimated 50 rifles, closely serialed around #4523xx. Very rare.