Originally Posted by Jim K
Well, I got a couple of things wrong. The Schwarzlose importation had stopped before WWI and Davis was a partner, not the designer. But I hope I got the point across that those guns are best collected, not fired.
I believe you got that point across well, Jim.
As a design engineer of some years experience, and having examined one of these, I fully concur.
Like a Damascus twist barrel, they look really good on the wall or in a showcase, so leave them there.