The American Krag Rifle and Carbine by Joe Poyer

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Published by North Cape Pubns .

Written in English

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  • Small firearms, guns & other equipment,
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  • Antiques & Collectibles,
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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9455326M
ISBN 101882391314
ISBN 109781882391318
OCLC/WorldCa56604994

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The American Krag Rifle and Carbine provides the arms collector, historian and target shooter with a part-by-part analysis of what has been called the "rifle with the smoothest bolt action ever designed." Each of the fifteen models of the American Krag rifle and carbine are described in detail.

All changes to all parts are described and matched /5(44). Publishers Description: The Krag rifle and carbine were the first smokeless powder, magazine loading arms used by the United States Army. It was adopted from a Norwegian design in and Notes: Provides a part-by-part detailed analysis of each of the fifteen models of /5.

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Book Description: The American Krag Rifle and Carbine, 2nd Edition, Revised. () by Joe Poyer, edited by Craig Riesch pages, photos & illustrations. The only Krag book in print. Older works - Brophy and Mallory books are out of print and are somewhat "dated".

Our book is 5 1/2" by 8 1/2", pages long, printed on high quality paper, and has diagrams, pictures, charts, and blue print quality drawings, covering not only the use and care of this classic family of Krag rifles but also the collector aspect of just how correct and original you Seller Rating: % positive.

The US Army was slow to adopt modern rifles after the Civil War, and only in was the Krag-Jorgensen taken into service.

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Description: The following information was obtained from Joe Poyer’s book entitled (The American Krag Rifle and Carbine) Subject Carbine U.S. Krag Jorgensen Carbine serial num Receiver dated with no “Model” Prefix Hereafter referred to as the Subject Carbine.

The American Krag Rifle and Carbine The book is concise, to the point and authoritative. Also gives a little line history to a well deserved piece of American history, the Krag. For beginners or old timers, this book will provide a lot of informative information about the Krag in it's many,many versions/5(45).

I believe this gun The American Krag Rifle and Carbine book one of those carbines. The information I base this on is found in a book by Lt. Col, USAR Ret. William S. Brophy "the KRAG RIFLE" in Section II - Bannerman, W.

Stokes Kirk starting on page The barrel is 22", The American Krag Rifle and Carbine book front sight is that of a rifle. Has sling swivels. Wood is in good condition overall with inspectors. About this Item: North Cape Publications, Incorporated, Paperback.

Condition: New. BRAND NEW. EXCELLENT Quality, Illustrated Paperback First Edition. This Is The Go To Book For Information, Photographs, Illustrations And Serial Numbers For The American Made Krag Rifle And Carbine. Ironically, while the loading gate design was a major selling point during Army rifle trials, the Krag was quickly outclassed by the enemy’s Spanish M93 Mauser during the Spanish-American War Author: Kristin Alberts.

Before the M Springfield, even before the Lee Navy Model ofthere was the Springfield Modelbetter known as the Krag, the. "The American Krag Rifle and Carbine" is a very handy reference and convenient to use. It was kind of aimed at Krag 'newbies'.

Poyer has good photographs and graphics. I find his paper bond book very useful and take it on trips and to gun shows. There are (approximate) tables of serial numbers and likely month & year of production.

The Krag’s first significant combat use occurred during the Spanish-American War of when Model Krag rifles, along with some of the newer Model rifles and carbines, were used by U. The presence of a carbine part(s) on a 'cut-down' rifle, does not make it a carbine.

There seem to be a lot of individuals trying to get big money for a $ cut-down Krag rifle. Even buying a basic reference book, like Poyer's, "The American Krag Rifle and Carbine", for about $25, can help guide you in Krag purchases and increase your enjoyment.

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The American Krag Rifle and Carbine The book is concise, to the point and authoritative. Also gives a little line history to a well deserved piece of American history, the Krag.

For beginners or old timers, this book will provide a lot of informative information about the Krag in it's many,many s: The Intimate Krag Rifle. For those who collect firearms, especially Krag-Joergensons, or are interested in the arms of the Spanish American War, Phillipine Insurrection or the Boxer Rebellion, this book is the current bible.

There are really excellent photographs and illustrations including period photographs of soldiers with the arms.5/5(1).

The Springfield Model –99 Krag–Jørgensen rifle is a Norwegian-designed bolt-action rifle that was adopted in as the standard United States Army military longarm, chambered in U.S. caliber versions and variants were manufactured under license by the Springfield Armory between and and famously served as the longarm during the Spanish–American er: O H J Krag and E Jørgensen.

US Krag-Jorgensen Rifle and Cavalry Carbine. U.S.A. –-()-As all the world’s militaries did by the late s, the adoption of the Reviews: 2. 's a new book entitled " The American Krag Rifle And Carbine " by Joe Poyer. Softcover. 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches, pages. As with all books written by Joe Poyer, this book is just packed with detailed information on the Krag, with information on BUTT PLATES, STOCKS, CARBINE STOCKS, RIFLE AND CARBINE CARTOUCHES, HANDGUARDS, BARREL BANDS, RIFLE AND CARBINE BARREL.

The American Krag used the Krag cartridge, and five original military cartridges are shown near the rifle. The Krag magazine could be loaded with the bolt either open or closed. Unique Mag Arrangement.

The Krag’s mag was really something to write home about: “This new bolt-action rifle had a unique magazine. The American Krag Rifle and Carbine, 3rd Edition, Revised.

by Joe Poyer, edited by Craig Riesch. The Krag rifle and carbine were the first smokeless powder, magazine loading arms used by the United States Army.

It was adopted from a Norwegian design in and reached the troops starting in mid Of those, the Krag–Jørgensen (also known as the U.S. Krag or the Springfield Krag) was probably the most popular and is the rifle most commonly associated with the cartridge.

The Springfield Armory produced a number of different rifles and carbine variants between andmost notably the M Rifle, the M Rifle, the M The standard American long-arm for Marines and regular Army troops was the Krag–Jørgensen bolt-action rifle, chambered in Army Krag).

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The markings on the bayonet and rifle probably designate that it was used in the Second District. In his excellent researched and detailed book, The American Krag Rifle and Carbine, author Joe Poyer states that Henry T.

Allen, Chief of the Philippine Constabulary, requested a rifle suitable to the short statue of his Constabulary troops in Author: Ron Norman. "AMERICAN KRAG RIFLE & CARBINE" US SPAN-AM PHILIPPINES GUN REFERENCE BOOK.

ILS Top Rated Seller. ILS shipping. Watch. Original US Springfield Krag M Rifle Carbine Rear Sight Friction Spring. ILS A new and complete exploded view was produced for this book. It also contains a complete discussion of the Government ammunition and it's variations developed for the Krag, as well as instructions for the assembly/disassembly of the rifle and carbine.

8 1/2 X 5 1/2, softcover, photos, illus, pp. Buy a cheap copy of The American Krag Rifle and Carbine book by Joe Poyer. The Krag rifle and carbine were the first smokeless powder, magazine loading arms used by the United States ArmyThe arm was adopted from a Norwegian design in Free shipping over $ The rear sight is a Model Carbine sight (page of The American Krag Rifle and Carbine by Joe Poyer).

According to page 52 of Lt. Col. William S. Brophy’s book, The Krag Rifle: “The original rear sight on both the and Carbines was the Model rear sight (carbine) which s identified by a “C” on both the base and the. 7 results for krag stock original krag rifle carbine stock parts middleband w swivel screw.

C $; Buy It Now +C $ shipping Customs services and international tracking provided. Results matching fewer words. New listing "AMERICAN KRAG RIFLE & CARBINE" US SPAN-AM PHILIPPINES GUN REFERENCE BOOK.

C $; Buy. Discussion of Norwegian Krag Infantry Rifles, to include the M Carbine, wartime assembled guns and Stomperud rifles. 2: 4: The rules. by Plain Old Dave Sept 8, GMT Carbines. Discussion of all Norwegian Krag halfstocked military rifles. 1: 1: my M Mountain Artillery / Royal Engineer Carbine by buckstix waiting Jul   The various Krag Carbine rear-sights bring a premium ($$).

They are often switched with a rifle rear-sight and then sold separately for additional profit. It is likely this is what happened with your Krag. I recommend you enjoy your Krag, as is, and buy the $20 book, "The American Krag Rifle and Carbine", by Joe Poyer. The American Krag Rifle and Carbine, 3rd Ed by: Craig Riesch.

Provides a part-by-part detailed analysis of each of the fifteen models of the American Krag rifle and carbine. Also includes a monthly serial number chart by production year. Francis Marion: It definitely sounds like your Model Krag is a cut-down infantry rifle.

A Krag carbine barrel is exactly 22 inches long, measured from closed bolt face to muzzle crown, (using a cleaning rod to 'gauge' it). Your stock is a cut-down rifle stock with a.

Description: Up for sale today is a US Springfield Krag Model Carbine serial no. chambered in caliber Krag. An excellent condition original Model carbine with type 2 carbine stock as used by the 4th US Cavalry troops in the. The Krag-Jorgensen Rifle, later modified with Model after the War, was eventually replaced by the Model Magazine Rifle which utilized a Mauser-type action.

Apparently the United States Regular Army and New York volunteer units in the Spanish American War were supplied with this weapon. The Krag rifle and carbine were the first smokeless powder, magazine loading arms used by the United States Army.

It was adopted from a Norwegian design in and reached the troops starting in mid The Krag was the first precision-machined, small caliber, magazine loading rifle adopted by .By Joe Poyer, edited by Craig book provides a part-by-part description, a first-ever monthly production serial number chart and a complete discussion of the Government cartridges.

It also lays to rest several myths and bits of misinformation about the Krag and solves the mystery of and identifies the Philippine Constabulary rifles pages.

ISBN Category: A-B. My grandfather’s gun was a Krag rifle, and while these were Krag carbines, I thought I would rather have the carbine. That is how I came to own my Model Krag with the serial number. Since I bought the Krag about 40 years ago, I have always assumed it was a true carbine because it looked like a carbine, and the State Police.

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