Why a Dreyse Needle Gun Beats a Musket Rifle in Every Way

From:The Ambush

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We’re testing a gun from 1866 – the Dreyse needle gun, with its weatherproof flintlocks and single-step loading mechanism. The challenge is to find out how much faster it is than a conventional rifle.