H052681 DEACTIVATED MG34. (Untštig Maschinengewehr 34)

BACKGROUND: Among other restrictions, the Treaty of Versailles banned Germany from developing any type of heavy machine gun. To circumvent this German development of an all purpose machine gun were secretly being done in Switzerland in the early 1930's. By 1934 designer Louis Stange of the Rheinmetall armaments factory had made improvements to the secret machine gun developed in Switzerland and the MG34 was introduced as an all purpose selective fire weapon. In spite of the relatively high production cost the MG34 was accepted by the Wehrmacht Ordnance department and deliveries of the MG34 began in 1936.

PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: Machine tooled blued steel construction with wood stock and bakelite hand grips. Various makers to the parts. Looks all complete. Does not cock and click, cannot chamber a round, cannot be disassembled. Deactivated, no license required to purchase or own. Complete with a basket drum, original sling and fabric muzzle cover.. Ready for an MG display. Nice!

Please note, due to Postal Regulations. De-activated firearms and Inert Ordnance may not be shipped outside of Canada.

GRADE ****1/4                         PRICE $3,205.00

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