The Swiss Military Rifle was issued and used prior To World War 1. It is chambered for the obsolete 7.75 x 53mm Swiss Cartridge. This was a black powder cartridge and the gun is not safe for use with ...Click for more info Ww2 Weapons. Swiss Target Schmidt-Rubin Karabiner Model 1931 (K31) Straight-Pull Rifle, #264122, 7.5x55mm Swiss, 25.7'' Hammerli barrel, matte blue finish, European walnut stock, with sling.
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The 7.5×55mm Swiss or GP 11 (or unofficially 7.5×55mm Schmidt Rubin) is a cartridge developed for the Swiss Army by Lt. Col. Eduard Rubin for rifles based on Rudolf Schmidt's action design. The ammunition used by the Schmidt-Rubin Model 1889 rifle was one of the first to use 7.5 mm copper jacketed rounds similar to those used today.