Dating vz 24
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However, the Czechoslovakian designation for this bayonet was VZ— Many books refer to this bayonet as VZ—23 "Long. As this was the only Czech bayonet officially designated VZ—23, the "Long" suffix is superfluous.
Approximately , VZ—23 bayonets were made for use by the Czech Army, before production of the VZ—24 bayonet began. The Army continued to issue the VZ—23 bayonets on hand until they were phased out in the mids. The receipt of export contracts for Mauser rifles from Persia Iran , Lithuania, and Ecuador provided an opportunity for the Czech Army to standardize on the VZ—24 bayonet by passing on the VZ—23 bayonets still in service to export customers.
Once the supply of serviceable VZ—23 bayonets were exhausted, Zbrojovka Brno produced new-made VZ—23 bayonets to fulfill remaining export orders. Original Czech Army VZ—23 bayonets exported had an edge-up blade profile and scabbard with the same frog stud as VZ—22 bayonet.
New-made VZ—23 bayonets exported to Persia had blades with a conventional edge-down profile and scabbard with a wire frog loop.
These were used by the Czech Army and also exported extensively both prior to and following the Second World War.
This example is typical of pre-War production. The VZ—24 rifle and bayonet resulted from input by Czech cavalry forces, who found that the VZ—23 rifle and bayonet were not well suited for cavalry use. They requested rifle modifications and that the mm.
Czech Army bayonets had the inverted blade profile, while export bayonets can be found with both inverted and conventional blade profiles. These were the first bayonets produced under German occupation. They are true VZ—24 bayonets, lacking any German modifications. They bear the German Number Code , which was assigned to the former Z brojovka, Brno Plant , under the Zahlencode System Number Code System used by Germany from — to hide the identities of firms manufacturing war materiel.
The codes only went up to , after which the Zahlencode System was replaced by a Letter Code Buchstabencode. The Letter Code subsequently assigned to Z brojovka, Brno , was "dot. The Czechs produced the Kar 98k rifle and VZ—24 bayonet from — for both domestic use and for export contracts. This example was produced in , after the German occupation ended and before the communist take-over of Czechoslovakia in February The blade and crosspiece have a phosphate finish.
The hilt and pommel are in the white. The scabbard is blued. The CZ commercial trademark is the letter "Z" inside a rifled bore. It was registered in and remains in use today. Communist Period VZ—24 bayonets are typically marked "tgf", as the Communist Government adopted a Letter Code system similar to that used by Germany from — VZ—58 Bayonets Page.
The block also prevents muzzle contact from moving the slide out of battery, which would prevent the pistol from firing. A steel bayonet blade may be attached, if desired. The tactical block is very well made. The hilt is of aluminum alloy. The crosspiece and blade are steel.
Pictures click to enlarge. Sword bayonet for use with the 8 mm. Mauser VZ—23 rifle. Click on the photo at left to see a new-made VZ—23 bayonet exported to Persia Iran. Mauser VZ—24 rifle. This bayonet was also used with the VZ—23 rifle. This example, made in , is the final variant to carry the VZ—24 designation until post-War production resumed in Ricasso: "" Tang lower : "cm" Pommel" PR ".
Knife bayonet for use on the 8 mm. Final VZ bayonet production variant, manufactured after the Communist take-over in The scabbard dates from the Post-War pre-Commmunist period. Folding knife bayonet permanently attached to the 7. The bayonet folds to the right side and stows in a depression in the rifle's forestock.
Knife bayonet for use on the 7. There is a surprising amount of variation in the construction of these bayonets.
CZ—75 pistol that have a Picatinny accessory rail. Return to Bayonet Identification Guide Index. Cobb All Rights Reserved. Bayonet Collectors' Network. Society of American Bayonet Collectors.
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However, the Czechoslovakian designation for this bayonet was VZ— Many books refer to this bayonet as VZ—23 "Long. As this was the only Czech bayonet officially designated VZ—23, the "Long" suffix is superfluous. Approximately , VZ—23 bayonets were made for use by the Czech Army, before production of the VZ—24 bayonet began.
The vz. It was developed from the famous Mauser Gewehr 98 line, and features a very similar bolt design. The carbine followed a similar trend in weapon design at the time, that a short rifle gave away little in ballistic efficiency at combat ranges, but was easier to handle on account of its shorter length. During World War II , the vz. The rifle was also produced in nearby Slovakia , a German ally and puppet state during the war. Many of the contract rifles made for South American countries were chambered in 7mm Mauser or 7. About , vz.
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The vz. It was developed from the German Mauser Gewehr 98 line, and features a very similar bolt design. Throughout the late s and into the s, Czechoslovakia exported hundreds of thousands of vz.
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