Gun Show Find – Nagant Revolver

BigDawgBeav shows off his recent gun show find, a Nagant M1895 Revolver. The Nagant M1895 Revolver is a seven-shot, gas-seal revolver designed and produced by Belgian industrialist Léon Nagant for the Russian Empire.

Nagant M1895 Revolver Specs:

  • Cartridge: 7.62×38mmR (7.62 mm Nagant)
  • Caliber: 7.62mm
  • Action: Double action, Single-action
  • Rate of Fire: 14-21 rounds/min
  • Muzzle Velocity: 1,070 ft/s (327 m/s)
  • Effective Range: 50 yds (46 m)[2]
  • Feed System: 7-round cylinder
  • Sights: Fixed front post and rear notch
  • Weight: 1.8 lb (0.8 kg), unloaded
  • Length: 10.5 in (235 mm)
  • Barrel Length: 4.5 in (114 mm)