The Winchester Model 1897, also known as the Model 97, M97, or Trench Gun, was a pumpaction shotgun with an external hammer and tube magazine manufactured by the Winchester Repeating Arms Company. The Model 1897 was an evolution of the Winchester Model 1893 designed by John Browning. From 1897 until 1957, over one million of these shotguns The Winchester M97 Trench Gun The Winchester Model 1897 (M97) 12 ga. shotgun is the original trench gun, by its use by the U. S. Army in World War I.
The Winchester M97 was designed by John Browning as an improved version of the Winchester Model 93. Oct 28, 2014 This video and audio was completely done with iPhone6 including slowmo In this configuration, the Trench Gun saw action in both World Wars as well as a variety of brushfire conflicts in between. Though the guts of the gun resemble a sewing machine for their complexity, the 1897 Winchester rendered reliable service and was wellreceived by the troops who wielded it.
Mar 08, 2008 Anybody know what bayonet will fit the Chinese 1897? I know the original trench gun took the 1917 bayonet, which is pretty freaking rare these days, even if you're looking for a reproduction. [ARCHIVED THREAD Any Norinco 1897 shotgun owners here? A few questions. ARCHIVED; We would like to show you a description here but the site wont allow us. The model 1897 (later known as the model 97) was offered in a variety of configurations including solid frame and takedown models, Pigeon and Trap grades, riot and trench gun versions and in two chamberings, 12 and 16 gauge.
Mar 15, 2011 IAC Model 97 Trench Gun Another shotgun that might make the list is the Norinco copy of the Winchester 1897 Trench Gun. The executive summary of the report lists a number of characteristics that ATF in its wisdom says makes a shotgun" unsuitable" for" sporting purposes".
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Product Reviews Ratings Summary. I was going to use it to build a trench gun but the barrel is much to large to fit into the heat shield assembly. Going to sell or trade