USS Salem CA-139 - Interior Views / 02 Lewis Machine Gun
Bill Maloney
9/21/2008

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02 WWI Lewis Machine Gun

02 Lewis Machine Gun

Lewis Machine Gun

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Caliber: .303
Action: Gas operated
Muzzle Velocity: 2,400 fps
Range: 880 yards
Rate of fire: 500-600 rounds per minute
Magazine Capacity: 47 rounds ground use, 96 rounds aircraft use
Barrel Length: 26 inches
Overall Length: 50 inches
Weight: 28 lbs
Year Built: 1916
Cost:
$