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Cal. 6.5x52 mm Carcano

Caliber: 6.5x52 mm Carcano
System of operation: Bolt action
Length overall: 52.95 inches
Barrel length: 33.85 inches
Feed device: Fixed clip-loaded magazine, 6 rounds
Sight:Front: Blade
Sight:Rear: Quadrant sight graduated to 2000m
Weight: 10.19 lb
Muzzle velocity: 2395 f.p.s.

Vetterli-Vitali Model 1870/87/15 Rifle.

Close-up of the Vitali action.

Top view of the Vitali bolt.

Top view of the Vitali bolt.

Note the integral clip-magazine.

Note the exit hole for the mannlicher type clips.

Close-up of the markings on the receiver ring of the Vitali action.

Close-up of the buttstock.


The rearsight of the Vitali Rifle.

Close-up of the front band and noseguard.

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