Ganahl Revolver

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Ganahl Revolver
Type Revolver
Place of origin Austria-Hungary
Service history
Used by Austro–Hungarian Army
Production history
Designed 1849
Manufacturer K. u k. priv. Maschinen-Fabrik, Innsbruck
Produced c. 1848–1
Specifications
Length 285 mm (11.2 in)
Barrel length 135 mm (5.3 in)

Caliber 9 mm (0.35 in)
Action single-action
Feed system six-round cylinder
Sights blade front sight, hammer notch rear sight

The Ganahl revolver is an Austro-Hungarian version of the Colt Dragoon. It began to be used by the Austro-Hungarian Navy in 1850.

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