Cleaning rod IC1 Artillery Carbine

Cleaning rod IC1 Artillery Carbine

Weapon Specification
Date of Approval 21st July 1879
Length 20.68"
Weapon Overview

The IC1 Artillery carbine was introduced in LOC 3615 on 21st July 1879. The rod varied from the cavalry carbine in that it had a dished end for use as a rammer, the introduction clear stating "and the head is cupped to prevent injury to the striker point should the rod be dropped into the bore head first."