Michael Zeleny (larvatus) wrote,
Michael Zeleny

manurhin mr73 design and construction

Continued from here.


Let us examine the details of the MR73 design and construction via its parts diagram:

Manurhin MR73
Parts Diagram

Manurhin MR73 Models

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R. Albert, “De Manurhin à Chapuis Arms : un avenir pour les pistolets français”, in Cibles № 342, septembre 1998

Jean-Pierre Bastié, Daniel Casanova, Les pistolets Manurhin — Pistolets automatiques, revolvers et fusils d’assaut, Editions Crépin Leblond, 2015

Jean-Claude Bourret, GIGN vingt ans d’action – 1974–1994, Édition Michel Lafon, 1995

Jean-Louis Cadant, “Le MR73 et le tir de police”, in L’Amateur d’armes, № 55, Juin 1986

Les Cahiers du Pistolier et du Carabinier № Special Manurhin, mai 1974

Raymond Caranta, “Le Revolver MR73 9mm Parabellum de Manurhin”, in Cibles № 86, janvier 1977

Valéry Carmona, Le Tir sportif aux armes de poing, Jacques Grancher, 1980

Edward Clinton Ezell, Handguns of the World: military revolvers and self-loaders from 1870 to 1945, Stackpole Books, 1981

Yvon Gaguèche, GIGN 10 ans d’action – 1974–1984, Édition Acacias, 1985

Jean-Richard Germont, “Le Manurhin Convertible 22 – 32 – 38”, Les Cahiers du Pistolier et du Carabinier № 123, septembre 1987

Jean-Richard Germont, “Le Manurhin MR38 Match”, Les Cahiers du Pistolier et du Carabinier № 120, avril-mai 1987

Jerry Kuhnhausen, The Colt Double Action Revolvers: A Shop Manual, Volume 1, VSP Publishers, 1988

Jerry Kuhnhausen, The Colt Double Action Revolvers: A Shop Manual, Volume 2, VSP Publishers, 1988

Jerry Kuhnhausen, The S&W Revolver A Shop Manual: Covers the S&W J, K, L and N Frame Revolver Actions, VSP Publishers, 1990

Timothy J. Mullin, Magnum: The S&W .357 Magnum Phenomenon, Collector Grade Publications, 2012

Rick Sapp, Standard Catalog of Colt Firearms, F+W Media, 2007

Jim Supica & Richard Nahas, Standard Catalog of Smith & Wesson, Gun Digest Books; 3rd edition, 2007

— The author thanks the community of Tir Mailly Forum for their contributions of information incorporated in this article.
Tags: french, german, guns, manurhin, mr73, mr93, mr96, walther

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