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To: Kaslin
BLOOMBERG: “Today, you can buy something where if you keep pulling the trigger, it keeps firing, firing, firing...”

“The first successful design for a semi-automatic rifle is attributed to German-born gunsmith Ferdinand Ritter von Mannlicher, who unveiled the design in 1885.”

—Wikipedia

9 posted on 01/18/2013 6:41:18 PM PST by Brad from Tennessee (A politician can't give you anything he hasn't first stolen from you.)
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To: Brad from Tennessee

Yes they have been around a long time. Hiram Maxim invented a very reliable machine gun in 1884.


10 posted on 01/18/2013 6:50:10 PM PST by yarddog (One shot one miss.)
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