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CHINESE + INFLUENCE
MODEL / TYPE
NAMBU MACHINE PISTOLS

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AIRCRAFT WEAPONS
Type 1 12.7mm 'Ho-103' machine gun.
DEFINITIONS
EXTRACTOR
A spring loaded metal hook or claw, as part of the weapon’s bolt assembly, that engages the rim of a cartridge during its chamber seating. Its function is to withdraw the spent cartridge from the barrel during the rearward movement.



I AM IN PROCESS OF COMPILING A DEFINITIVE WORKS ON THE HISTORY OF ALL THEIR AUTOMATIC WEAPONS AND TO PRESENT IT IN BOOK FORM.


Born February 21, 1869, Saga City, Saga Prefecture (Southern Japan]; started his military career at the age of 20, when he entered military academy. He was commissioned Lieutenant of Artillery 3 years later. In 1897 he was assigned to Tokyo Artillery Arsenal. Little was it realized that this man at the age of 28 was embarking upon a career in firearms design that would bring fame to him and respect by his country and other nations.
 

 
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RUSSIAN DEGTYAROV DP26 LIGHT MACHINE GUN in modification to accept the Japanese Type 11 Light Machine Gun...
 
 
THIS 70 page booklet contains over 100 photos and includes several pages of patents/applications.  All inclusive is a history, classification of various patterns and general specifications.
 
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