Lee enfield smle mk iii replica (1090)

Manufacturer: Denix
Net Price: €164.55 202.40

Lee Enfield Mk III SMLE

The replica of famous rifle Lee Enfield Mk III SMLE. It was a bolt-action, magazine-fed, repeating  rifle used by the military forces of the British Empire and Commonwealth used in this version since 1907. In service in both the First and Second World Wars. Although officially replaced  in the UK with the L1A1 in 1957, it remained in widespread British service until the early 1960s. The number of built Lee Enfield’s is over 17 million.


Length: 113 cm
Weight: 4 kg

It featured a ten-round box magazine which was loaded with the .303 British cartridge. The necessity of reloading the bullet after the shot made this weapon relatively slow. However, its slowness is recompensed by its power. The small calibre (7.7 mm) ammo was very long (56 mm) and the weapon has high muzzle velocity gained 744 m/s got effective fire range 503 metres. It was especially effective at a middle distances. Used also as an execution weapon.

The replica was made of wood and zamak.