Browsing: May 15

A Brief History On May 15, 1718, James Puckle of England patented the first machine gun.  This English lawyer reflected his times by designating that the ammunition for his flintlock fired 11 shot machine gun to be loaded with normal musket balls for use against Christians and with fiendish cubical bullets for use against Muslims! Digging Deeper Here we list 10 of the greatest machine guns throughout history, with consideration of innovation, historical impact, effectiveness, longevity, reliability and perhaps even “coolness” as criteria.  With so many different makes and models to choose from, many of which are worthy competitors, you…