M1917

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M1917
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Type Handgun
Faction Us.png United States
Statistics
Damage 39.9
Damage Far 20.7
Rate of Fire 231 rpm
Near Range 18.4 m
Far Range 55.3 m
Upward Recoil 1.2°
Rightward Recoil
Recoil Variance 0.5°
Ammunition
Magazine Size 6
Reload Time 3.3 s
Specifications
Equipment Points Points 2.png
Credits Cost 117,000 HnGCurrencySymbol credits.png
Gold Cost 1,400 HnGCurrencySymbol gold.png
Ribbon Required Handgun Assault Handgun Assault
Requirement United States- 9th Grade

Description[edit source]

This six-shot revolver with its double action and swing out cylinder makes it look the part. But looks is not all, it also performs admirably, so if you only need six shots for six enemies this is the revolver for you.

History

The M1917 Revolver (formally United States Revolver, Caliber .45, M1917) was a U.S. six-shot revolver of .45 ACP caliber. It was adopted by the U.S. Army in 1917 to supplement the standard M1911 .45 ACP semi-automatic pistol during World War I. Afterwards, it was primarily used by secondary and non-deployed troops. There were two variations of the M1917, one made by Colt and the other made by Smith & Wesson.

Gameplay

The M1917 is a double-action American revolver which chambers six .45 ACP (11.43×23mm) rounds in its swing-out cylinder and has the ability to 2-hit kill using the United Defense Super P+ ammunition. It serves as an excellent side arm for Infantrymen, Recons and Tankers alike. It is by default, a 3 hit kill to the torso.

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Pros

  • Damage: Slightly higher than the M1911, but will still require three shots.
  • Accuracy: It's accurate at close range, but rapid dropoff in damage.
  • 2 Hit Kill: Modded with the United Defence Super P+

Cons

  • Rate of fire: From the start it has the lowest of all pistols, can be countered by modding it.
  • Magazine: With only six rounds every bullet counts
  • Slow reload: Few rounds and a slow reload does not go well together in a firefight.

Camouflage

Factory Pearl Black
Price (Credits) 95,000 HnGCurrencySymbol credits.png
Price (Gold) 570 HnGCurrencySymbol gold.png
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WPN 49 142 s.png
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Specialist Ribbon[edit source]

Weapon Required: M1917 Revolver
SP M1917.png M1917 Revolver Specialist
Using the M1917 Revolver in battle will earn you points on this ribbon. More points are awarded for hitting or killing enemy soldiers. The highest award is given for headshots.
Rank 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Icon-US-Symbol.png American Unlocks
Akicita Kinetic
Field Adjusted Trigger
Field Adjusted Sights
Stainless Steel Barrel
United Defence Ranger
Light Pistol Spring
Match Sights
Hair Trigger
Heavy Pistol Spring
Chrome Lined Barrel
Akicita AMF
Match Trigger
United Defence Super +P


Modifications[edit | edit source]

Maximum Output
Part Modification
Ammunition United Defence Super +P
Trigger Hair Trigger
Barrel Chrome Lined Barrel
Internal Light Pistol Spring
Sight Match Sights
Other Equipment None
Recommended Badge None
Description
This build mods the M1917 Revolver to kill an enemy in two hits. The M1917 Revolver will also be very accurate, and have a good RoF. This makes the M1917 Revolver a great sidearm to use if your in a pinch.

Pros:

  • High Damage (Two Hit Kill)
  • Very Accurate
  • High Rate of Fire
  • Low Recoil

Cons:

  • Expensive



Budget Build
Part Modification
Ammunition United Defence Super +P
Trigger Hair Trigger
Barrel None
Internal None
Sight None
Other Equipment None
Recommended Badge None
Description
This build makes the M1917 Revolver a formidable weapon, without emptying your pocket.

Comments:

  • Please Note: The Hair Trigger is not necessary, but will increase the M1917 Revolver's rate of fire in order to give you more of a chance in close quarters situations.

Pros:

  • Cheap
  • High Damage (Two Hit Kill)
  • Decent Rate of Fire


Gallery[edit | edit source]