|History of the 8x50Rmm Lebel Rifle Cartridge : The 8x50Rmm lebel rifle cartridges was introduced in 1886 for the
Lebel bolt action rifle and was the first small bore cartridge using smokeless powder by a world power.
It was used by the French until the advent of the 7.5x54mm MAS cartridge and bolt-action rifle in 1932.
(NOT the 8x56Rmm, this is 8x50Rmm Lebel Rifle only)
Cartridge production ended in France in the late 1940s. and Remington also produced rifles and ammunition for the
French government. This cartridge in (Jacketed Soft Point) is good for deer and elk hunting!