1860 Army Conversion Revolver

R&Ds own website lists no such thing as a 6-shot 45 for the 1860. this example is highly engraved with gold inlays and is in near new condition. I like to shoot conicals but I could not get one into the chambers of a Pietta '60 Army but I could under my ASM Hartford model 1860 Army with just a little jiggling. Richards-Mason Conversion Colt Model 1860 Army Revolver. Antique Colt Richards-Mason Conversion U. The conversion consisted of adding an ejector rod and a breech plate (with loading gate, rear sight, and rebounding firing pin machined in) as well as fitting of a new cylinder. 44CF COLT RICHARDS CONVERSION MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER, NO. 44-caliber Colt Army 1860s, 28,000. In truth it was a brilliant business move because it allowed the Colt Patent Firearms Company to "convert" literally tons of obsolete parts for revolvers no longer in production, into cash. They are the same except for the barrel and ejector style. It is theorized that these late conversions were all based on using up the leftover 1860. This one is a 1860 Army in. COLT 1860 ARMY RICHARDS CONVERSION REVOLVER /I Serial number 192278, circa 1870s. Pate The definitive history of the Colt Model 1860 Army revolver. 1860 RICHARDS-MASON ARMY. Percussion Revolvers » Conversions » Kirst » 1860 Army gated conversion. 44 cap & ball black powder revolver mfd 1980 simi valley, ca 93065: used: 5/31/2021. All physical features are standard for this model revolver except as no. Pietta Nipple & Wrench Set (1851, 1860, 1861, 1862, 1858) 6x Nipples & Wrench Check Stock. There are restrictions for re-using this media. This is a transitional model, made with the Richards style barrel and ejector type, but with the Richards-Mason conversion plate and hammer. Buy online, view images and see past prices for Colt Model 1860 Army Richards Conversion Revolver. This Slim Jim Holster is made especially for your 1851 & 1861 Navy Colt with 7 1/2" barrel. Richards Conversion, 1860 Army Revolver Courtesy Little John's Auction Service, Inc. Hello, I have a replica of a 1860 Colt army, I don't have instructions and can't move the wedge to take the cylinder out. I think the Colt Richards cartridge conversion revolvers, based on the. 44-caliber centerfire cartridge being manufactured at the Frankford Arsenal. 45 Schofield cartridges. The bore is in fine condition. Gun - Conversion Cylinder - 1860 Army. 44 was a mainstay in the Civil War as well as the weapon of choice for Texas gunfighter John Wesley Hardin and other gunmen. 1860 Army - Baujahr: 1975, Zustand: 2-3 (altersbedingt), Lauflänge: 8 Zoll / 20 cm Perfekter Nachbau des berühmten US-Army-Revolvers aus der Bürgerkriegszeit, mit eingelegten v. 44 caliber revolver was born of technological advances in metallurgy and, to some degree, in response to a demand for hard hitting, powerful firearms that could somehow be more sleek and lightweight than the old Dragoons. barrel with single-line markings "Address Col. Black-Powder Revolver boasts a brass trigger guard, color-case-hardened. 16" to approximately 1. In the introduction, I mentioned an old 1860 Army Colt Conversion with nickel “R” and “S” depressions in the wood grip. It will accommodate the. New for 2018. 8 inch barrel. Left side frame has 2-line patent dates and left shoulder of trigger guard has cal marking. and the British military. Home; Guns. Colt 1860 Richards Transition Army Conversion In the 2005 summer issue of the Dispatch, my article about a converted Whitney revolver was published. Notify Me When Available. Howell Old West Cartridge Conversion Cylinder Engraved for 1851 & 1861 Uberti 38 Long Colt***Attention: Revolvers made prior to 2002 may need to have the cylinder fitted by a gunsmith***. Lindsay Model 1860 Twin-Shot, Single-Barrel Percussion Pistol. Paul Cable (Tom Selleck) carries as his sidearm in the film a Colt 1860 Army with a Richards conversion to shoot metallic cartridges. I believe the Cimarron was a Uberti. This 6-shot percussion revolver became very popular with mounted troops and went on to be the issued sidearm for the US Army for many years. Full nickel finish. Administrator; Senior Member; Posts: 229; 1860 Army gated conversion. Richards and William Mason had been granted patents for the conversion of the percussion revolvers, which were readily accepted by shooters of that era. 44 Colt Calibre 1860 Army Revolver with Richards Conversion and equipped with a 12 stop cylinder, 8 inch barrel. 45 Colt revolver (26032509173). Kirst Konverters Convert your 1800's Black Powder Revolver to a. 1860 Pietta Army. REVOLVER COLT 1860 ARMY CONVERSION RICHARD Calibre 44 Russian - US XIXè U. Détail et caractéristiques. Forgotten Weapons - Thuer Conversion Colt 1849 Revolver at James D Julia. Uberti 1860 Army with. Top to bottom: Uberti Chisholm. Cowboy Revolvers. Select Manufacturer: #U1860 Uberti #P1860 Pietta. 1860 army The 1851 Navy was a scaled up. The bore is in good condition and the lock-up is nice and tight. Other specifications pertaining to 1860 Army Revolver remain as previously described, if they are not directly altered by the conversion. Uberti 1860 Army Revolver. I think the Colt Richards cartridge conversion revolvers, based on the. This Richards Converted Model 1860 Army revolver has all matching numbers on its barrel, frame, trigger guard, backstrap and cylinder. The Colt Single Action Army revolver, along with the 1870 and 1875 Smith & Wesson Model 3 "Schofield" revolver, replaced the Colt 1860 Army Percussion revolver. Old West Leather Gun Belts, Holsters and Replica Pistols A gunfighter would sooner go into the street without his trousers than without his six-gun. This blued conversion cylinder converts steel frame Uberti 1860 Army revolvers from. This example has a serial number of 189994, which places it in the range of167000- 200614, of what were original 1860 Army, 44 calibre percussion revolvers, and then converted to 44 Colt Centre Fire, metallic cartridge. 1860 Army Holster 8" St. 45 Colt cartridge. Abbreviations: B/S - Backstrap. This is a transitional model, made with the Richards style barrel and ejector type, but with the Richards-Mason conversion plate and hammer. The revolver "looks" like a converted revolver - but because it was built from the ground up - intended for 45Colt - it will withstand the pressure from smokeless powder. Navy, serial number 1,001 to 11,000 and in 22,000 to 24,000. It is an 1860 Army revolver with a short barrel and birdshead grip. No FFL required to purchase. All Thuer conversions appear to have been sent to England and 154503 is no exception with the small "L" appearing below the serial numbers. Brand: Uberti. In brief here’s how the story played out. Home / Firearms. 1860 ARMY LOADING LEVER LATCH SPRING, Reproduction. Black-Powder Revolver boasts a polished brass trigger guard, case-hardened steel frame. 1872 Army Open-Top Revolver Late Model C/H Frame, Steel B/S and T/G. Uberti 1858 New Army Conversion; Pietta 1873 Colt Great Western II; and these cap-and-ball black powder revolvers: Uberti 1851 Navy; Uberti 1st, 2nd and 3rd Model Dragoon; Uberti 1847 Walker; Uberti 1848 Baby Dragoon; Uberti 1849 Pocket & Wells Fargo; Uberti 1858 New Army, New Army Stainless and Revolver Carbine; Uberti 1860 Army; Uberti 1861. Colt before his death were the 1860 Army Model. #1: This is a 2nd Gen 1860 Colt Army model F-1200 Revolver that's never been fired, just laying around for almost 40 years. 44 caliber revolver was born of technological advances in metallurgy and, to some degree, in response to a demand for hard hitting, powerful firearms that could somehow be more sleek and lightweight than the old Dragoons. 16" to approximately 1. Author Topic: 1860 Army gated conversion (Read 576 times) ShotgunDave. the bluing is near flawless except for wear marks on both sides of the ram rod assembly at the pivot point. Due to the fire, the Colt 1860 Army was not available for some time. The 1860 Army. Starting Price. The only original I've owned was a Richards Conversion in. Even the 1860 Richards-Masons and 1860 Type II Richards in. Original blued finish barrel, cylinder and backstrap, case colored frame, loading lever, hammer and trigger, brass trigger guard, plain beechwood grip. They came in several versions of both bore sizes. 1860 Pietta Army. It makes an excellent, safe more affordable alternative for those. One of the most popular cap-and-ball single-action revolvers ever made, the 1860 Army. Home / Firearms. "Man with No Name" (1). Non-functioning action with wood grips. 69 each, making it the most widely used revolver during the Civil War. Smith & Wesson Model 22A-1 Semi Auto Pistol 22 Caliber 33. My own Uberti-made copy of the 1858 Remington -- with carefully assembled loads using a. Colt Model 1860 Army Percussion Revolver A total of approximately 200,800 Colt Model 1860 Army Revolver were manufactured at the Hartford factory from circa 1860 through to circa 1873. 45 Long Colt ammo, plus it is SASS legal for Cowboy Action Shooting matches. 44 RIFLE NEAT OLD RIFLE, 1873. 079-0221-2935, Colt Model 1860 Army Revolver with Thuer Conversion. EXTREMELY RARE CASED TRANSITION COLT 1860 ARMY CONVERSION CARTRIDGE REVOLVER. Shop your local dealer. The conversion cylinders tend to be just a few thou longer than the percussion versions. Colt 1860 Army Long Cylinder Conversion Revolver (actually made from parts using new cylinders). T/G - Trigger Guard. My Remmie w/conversion cylinder is the most accurate revolver I own. -Brass Guard & Frame. I will call in short word as 1860 Army Conversion Cylinders Hand Guns For folks who are trying to find 1860 Army Conversion Cylinders Hand Guns review. Armas de fogo (17160038507). 1860 ARMY LOADING LEVER LATCH SPRING, Reproduction. Crisp, functional mechanics. 44 Conversions were made at the factory, and about twice that many. The Richards cartridge conversion was an instant success. Accurate clone. this example is highly engraved with gold inlays and is in near new condition. Cartridge Rifles. and the British military. Gun - Conversion Cylinder - 1860 Army. Due to the shorter frame length of these revolvers, some. This Model 1860 Colt Richards Conversion Revolver is fresh to the market with working action. I like to shoot conicals but I could not get one into the chambers of a Pietta '60 Army but I could under my ASM Hartford model 1860 Army with just a little jiggling. The factory ammo pressures for. The handy, more powerful revolver immediately found a following among soldiers and civilians alike and was eventually adopted by both the U. What do I think. Our price: $619. Even the 1860 Richards-Masons and 1860 Type II Richards in. 99 which is an excellent deal considering the gun. 5" TonyULeathergoods 5 out of 5 stars (2,253) Sale Price $33. 4, page 177 Fig. This item is no longer available. + price range. El Paso's city marshal Dallas Stoudenmire packed a cut down Richards-Mason Army Colt. 0-inch round barrel, a five-shot cylinder, and one-piece walnut grips. 45LC ammunition could be too long for the conversion cylinder if the factory does not follow standard OAL. Western Leather Holster FITS Remington 1858 Colt 1860 Army Revolver 8" & Ruger Old Army 7. In the introduction, I mentioned an old 1860 Army Colt Conversion with nickel “R” and “S” depressions in the wood grip. -Walnut Grip. This law exempts antique firearms from any form of gun control or special. GR79-0621-5182, Remington New Model Army Conversion. In the introduction, I mentioned an old 1860 Army Colt Conversion with nickel "R" and "S" depressions in the wood grip. The Colt quickly gained favor over the S&W and remained the primary US military sidearm until 1892 when it was replaced by the. 8 inch barrel. Super Comanche 45LC/. It is theorized that these late conversions were all based on using up the leftover 1860. The bore is in fine condition. 3 Schofield; Model P. 38 Special and. Nickel finish with 8″ rnd bbl, German silver front sight & 1-line block letter address. Ruger Old Army Revolver (. Starting Price. CASED SET: 1860 ARMY/1862 SNUBNOSE DLX "OLD SILVER" ENGRAVED. Ordnance Dept. Buy online, view images and see past prices for Colt Model 1860 Army Richards Conversion Revolver. We are committed to providing the finest gun holsters from the highest quality material on the market, and offer them at affordable prices. I was told the revolver was fired a few times in the past, but the revolver does not show any signs of it. Cartridge Hand Guns Remington Conversion C. 22 or other calibur suited to the year and style of your revolver. They are built with state-of-the-art materials, so you can enjoy safe and reliable performance with modern ammunition. view all manufacturers. Original blued finish barrel, cylinder and backstrap, case colored frame, loading lever, hammer and trigger, brass trigger guard, plain beechwood grip. Fake Colt Model 1860 Thuer Conversion Army Manufactured between 1869 and 1872, Thuer Conversion revolvers were Colt's first metallic cartridge pistols. T/G - Trigger Guard. Sort by: 0 Schematic w/ Parts List Colt 1851 Navy, 1860 Army, 1861 Navy Schematic W/ Parts List. Crisp, functional mechanics. Uberti® Reproduction Colt® 1860 Army Steel Frame Fluted Cylinder. 451″ round ball. Our price $249. Ordnance and became very popular with the mounted troops. from United States. Gun was never buffed. The frame is relieved to allow the use of a rebated cylinder that enables the Army to be chambered in. Richards Type II 1860 Army Conversion. Add to My Saved Parts. Add to Cart. 375 inch [Beals Navy 7. Quick view Compare. This example has a serial number of 189994, which places it in the range of167000- 200614, of what were original 1860 Army, 44 calibre percussion revolvers, and then converted to 44 Colt Centre Fire, metallic cartridge. 44 caliber cap & ball 1860 Army revolver, are the best looking sixguns ever built. Select Manufacturer: #U1860 Uberti #P1860 Pietta. So I ordered one. That was my first antique Colt, and a few years later, I traded it. 36 caliber 1862 Police, and another 250,000. Own a piece of Civil War history! This. More Items From Apple Tree Auction Center. This Colt Model 1860 Army Revolver has matching serial numbers. colt 1860 army. The Colt 1860 Army uses the same size frame as the. Réglementation. 44 caliber, 8" round barrel percussion revolver was to be the issue side arm for the U. Mechanically in great shape. Uberti, and represents quite a departure from the Italian gunmaker’s tradition of building either Colt black powder reproductions or SAA models. 44-caliber centerfire cartridge being manufactured at the Frankford Arsenal. 44 caliber, 8" barrel, S/N 154503 manufactured in 1865. This item is no longer available. percussion revolver to a five shot cartridge shooting 45 LC firearm. 079-0221-2935, Colt Model 1860 Army Revolver with Thuer Conversion. 44 Colt Cartridge. Richards Conversion, 1860 Army Revolver Courtesy Little John's Auction Service, Inc. 44 caliber revolver was born of technological advances in metallurgy and, to some degree, in response to a demand for hard hitting, powerful firearms that could somehow be more sleek and lightweight than the old Dragoons. The Model 1860 Army revolver was the primary issue revolver for U. Uberti builds an 1858 conversion in 45Colt - (the whole revolver - not a conversion kit). 22 Cartridges, 44 Cal Only. 44 caliber, has a fluted cylinder, and a 3″ barrel without a loading lever. 00 (28 %) This conversion cylinder assembly will convert your 1858 Remington ASM, Uberti or Pietta steel or brass. The Colt 1860 Army and variants can be seen in the following films, television series, video games, and anime used by the following actors: Colt 1860 Percussion Colt 1860 Army -. Out of stock. Nickel finish with 8″ rnd bbl, German silver front sight & 1-line block letter address. Both R&D and Kirst got antsy and dropped them when it was pointed out that factory ammo. 1860 Army, 8" barrel, left side 1860 Army, 8" barrel, right side. - Muzzleloadinguns - Army Model. The Model 1860 was a single action revolver with a 6-round rotating cylinder, fixed sights and on average was accurate up to approximately 100 yards. Mostly all that could be found were references to this type of weapon but little information. In 1872 Colt entered the market for metallic cartridge revolvers by introducing their factory-installed percussion-to-cartridge open top conversion of the 1861 Navy cap-and-ball revolver, followed quickly by the. Grips for the Uberti 1873 Cattleman El Patron Grizzly Paw New Model as well as the 1860 and 1872 Colt army made by Cimarron, Pietta and Uberti. Beschlag, "A" Abnahmestempel Bei den für die U. Theoretically, it is believed that these late conversions were all based on the use of the surviving 1860 percussion revolvers that were still in the Colt factory. The stocks show a couple of small dings in the wood. Even the 1860 Richards-Masons and 1860 Type II Richards in. Offered for sale is an Antique US Colt Richards Conversion, from the Model 1860 Army Percussion Revolver. 1860 Pietta Army. 44 Colt in modern form. In truth it was a brilliant business move because it allowed the Colt Patent Firearms Company to “convert” literally tons of obsolete parts for revolvers no longer in production, into cash. 8 inch barrel. 44 Colt CF, 8 inch barrel, manufactured 1871-72, SN 193XXX. The main feature of this gun is the stunning high polish, high luster blue. and John H. New (Other) $35. See Study of Colt Conversions by Bruce McDowell. An 1860 Army and 1860 Conversion comparison, showing altered loading gate, breech plate, and ejector rod. View Options. In the film, there are multiple variants of the Colt 1860 Army revolver (despite the fact there was only one available during the Civil War, since cartridge conversions didn't exist at the time), including: Standard. -Revolver Mod. While the Uberti conversions in. All physical features are standard for this model revolver except as noted. -Hammer/Blade Sights. C/H - Case-Hardened. 27060 Samuel Colt (American, Hartford, Connecticut 1814-1862) 1853; converted for cartidges, ca. Problem with a Colt 1860 Army Signature Series. Mounted with fine varnished 1-pc walnut grip numbered "5156" in the backstrap. Rare Colt Conversion. View sold price and similar items: Colt Richards Conversion Of 1860 Army Model Revolver from Amoskeag Auction Co on June 6, 0116 9:00 AM EDT. Le Colt 1860 Army, conçu par Samuel Colt New Model Holster Pistol en calibre. 69 each, making it the most widely used revolver during the Civil War. -Walnut Grip. Add to cart. 3 Russian; Model No. In 1872 Colt entered the market for metallic cartridge revolvers by introducing their factory-installed percussion-to-cartridge open top conversion of the 1861 Navy cap-and-ball revolver, followed quickly by the Richards-Mason conversion of the 1860 Army the following year. This is an excellent example of a scarce Colt Model 1860 Army Thuer Conversion with rarely encountered nickel and gold plated finish. Howell Old West Cartridge Conversion Cylinder Engraved for 1851 & 1861 Uberti 38 Long Colt***Attention: Revolvers made prior to 2002 may need to have the cylinder fitted by a gunsmith***. Out of stock. Visible and crisp scene to the cylinder, traces of original finish and case hardening. serial #198643, 44 CF, 8" barrel with a very good plus bore. You Save: $127. It is an 1860 Army revolver with a short barrel and birdshead grip. See full list on koliasa. ) **Due to camera lighting the glass display presentation case, revolver colors may appear slightly different than. of powder, for the. for Cimarron 1860 Richards-Mason Revolver 6-Round Color Case Hardened, Blue, Walnut. 45 Colt Revolver with 8-Inch Barrel for sale at Vance Outdoors. 44 caliber, 8" barrel, S/N 154503 manufactured in 1865. Tranter Revolvers and cartridges were imported from England by the Confederacy in considerable quantities. It would be difficult to find a better example of this scarce and desirable Colt Model 1860 Thuer Conversion revolver. Our Price: $360. Taylor's Firearms markets historical reproductions as well as guns designed for modern day shooters' needs in The New West. They are built with state-of-the-art materials, so you can enjoy safe and reliable performance with modern ammunition. See Dean Thomas’ book “Round Ball to Rimfire” Vol. A Colt Model 1860 Army Richards Cartridge Conversion Revolver in Original Holster, With round sighted cut-down barrel, stamped '-ADDRESS COL. 44 Colt Revolver is an American Icon. 38 Special and. R & D Drop -In Conversion Cylinder, for Colt 1860 Army. 44 caliber, 5-shot steel-frame 1860 Army Revolver to a. November 2, 2013, 09:17 PM. You Save: $127. Exceptional Early Colt 1860 Army Revolver This is a very early US Government purchased Colt 1860 Army Revolver that was made in at the outbreak of the Civil War in 1861. This Redi-Pak comes with an 1860 Army Black Powder Revolver. Production period: 1872-1873. 44 Caliber; 98% blue, excellent bore, good grips, 8'' barrel, Reproduction black powder percussion revolver manufactured in Italy. CASED SET: 1860 ARMY/1862 SNUBNOSE DLX "OLD SILVER" ENGRAVED. Both the 1851 and 1860 Black Powder revolvers made the West what it is today. Warning: California Prop 65 Warning. Welcome to the Homepage of S & S Firearms - Serving the Collector, Skirmisher and Reenactor for over Fifty-Five years. Western Leather Holster FITS Remington 1858 Colt 1860 Army Revolver 8" & Ruger Old Army 7. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. The frame is relieved to allow the use of a rebated cylinder that enables the Army to be chambered in. guntubearchiver. 1860 Army Holster Left Hand: 51-1860-LH : Out Of Stock : SLIM JIM HOLSTER FOR 1851 & 1861 NAVY CAP & BALL PISTOLS. guntubearchiver. Indian War Era U. 95 Compare. This cylinder converts the. 44CF COLT RICHARDS CONVERSION MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER, NO. Item #FR18602. The Cimarron Model 1862 Pocket Navy Conversion combines the nostalgia of a classic 19th-century revolver with the convenience of modern ammunition. Howell provided custom firearms as well for Selleck in 2001's Crossfire Trail and Monte Walsh (2002). COLT 1860 ARMY RICHARDS CONVERSION REVOLVER /I Serial number 192278, circa 1870s. 38 Special Undercover (7) 10 (1) 17 (1) 17SS6 Tracker (1) 1858 New Army Model (1) 1862 Pocket Conversion (1) 1872 Open Top (1) 1873 SAA 22-10 (2) View All Model Series. I think the Colt Richards cartridge conversion revolvers, based on the. 44 Conversions were made at the factory, and about twice that many. Made By Flli Pietta. What do I think. Price: $225. I have shot about 200 rounds of umc remington 250 grain flat nose lead that shoots about 850 fps. 44 caliber, 1858 Remington Italian replicas, Uberti and Ruger® Old Army™ are chambered for the. 44 was a mainstay in the Civil War as well as the weapon of choice for Texas gunfighter John Wesley Hardin and other gunmen. 87 through $616. 1860 army The 1851 Navy was a scaled up. Probably done when the gun was converted. Traditions FR186012: Recognized as the mainstay of the Union Army, the 1860 was ordered to fill the ranks. Ici il s'agit d'une usine de revolver Colt Model 1860 Army équipée d'une unité de conversion Richards. The Model 1860 Army revolver was the primary issue revolver for U. Richards and William Mason had been granted patents for the conversion of the percussion revolvers, which were readily accepted by shooters of that era. Mason Conversion Open Top Conversion 1873 Single Actions The Smoke Wagon™ Runnin' Iron® Gunfighter Short Stroke Revolvers Stallion Compact 1875 Army Outlaw Top-Break Howdah 1911 Pistols Bond Arms. 1860 Army Howell Conversion Cylinder I have a Pietta 1860 army 44 cal in steel frame that I have been shooting 45 long colt out of with a Howell conversion cylinder. Top to bottom: Uberti Chisholm. This side arm is a six shot, single-action revolver that has an eight inch barrel. There is probably no more iconic revolver from the American Civil War era than the US Model 1860 "New Model" Army Percussion Revolver, produced by the famous Colt Patent Firearms Company. Year: Serial Number Start: 1860: 1 : 1861: 2000 : 1862: 25000 : 1863: 85000 : 1864: 150000 : 1865. 44 caliber and has hammer/blade sights. 45 Long Colt ammo, plus it is SASS legal for Cowboy Action Shooting matches. About USA Holster USA Holster is a family owned company founded in 2006. Texas joined with the Confederacy in 1860. The 1860 Army. See Study of Colt Conversions by Bruce McDowell. I believe the Cimarron was a Uberti. was still using the 1873 "Trapdoor" and black powder. Colt Model 1860 Army. My 1860 Colt, if the wedge is tapped in tightly (a critical factor in Colt accuracy) will put six. On July 2nd, 1872, William Mason, another employee from Colt, was awarded a patent for an improvement. Nickel finish with 8″ 1860 Army bbl, orig front sight with 1-line “New-York U. 36 caliber 1851 Navy revolver. McDowell suggests that approximately 60 were made. 8 inch barrel. Howell Old West Conversions Conversion Cylinder 44 Caliber Uberti 1860 Army Steel Frame Black Powder Revolver 45 Colt (Long Colt) 5-Round Stainless. Super Comanche 45LC/. 44 cap & ball black powder revolver mfd 1980 simi valley, ca 93065: used: 5/31/2021. Colt craftsman Charles B. Blue finish. 44 Colt Calibre 1860 Army Revolver with Richards Conversion and equipped with a 12 stop cylinder, 8 inch barrel. colt 1860 army. The guns were all based on original Long Cylinder conversion designs and were done on 2 nd and 3 rd Generation Colt 1860 Army revolvers. SCARCE COLT RICHARDS CONVERSION MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER. Out of Stock, Taking Backorders. CASED SET: 1860 ARMY/1862 SNUBNOSE DLX "OLD SILVER" ENGRAVED. Colt 1860 Army Richards Conversion, U. Related: pietta conversion cylinder revolver conversion cylinder black powder revolver uberti 45 cylinder. McDowell suggests that approximately 60 were made. The 1860 Kirst Konverter® was designed with safety notches between chambers so you can safely carry five rounds of. In the introduction, I mentioned an old 1860 Army Colt Conversion with nickel “R” and “S” depressions in the wood grip. Cowboy Revolvers. 36-caliber 1851 Navy models) cap and ball revolvers before 1873. Model 1860 Spencer Carbine,. Fortunately the. Our Price: $360. 44 caliber revolver was born of technological advances in metallurgy and, to some degree, in response to a demand for hard hitting, powerful firearms that could somehow be more sleek and lightweight than the old Dragoons. Uberti Stainless 1860 Army 45LC/45 Schofield. Add to Cart. Brass Frame. [ Add to Wish List ]. 44 caliber cap & ball 1860 Army revolver, are the best looking sixguns ever built. Please scroll down to find model specific parts for your Uberti firearm, or click on one of the links. 07/07/2011 11:36 PM | by Abbey Clary. Convert your 1860 Army. 1860 Army Conversion Revolver Army Case-Hardened Frame, Steel B/S and T/G. The Colt Special Musket was issued to state troops, and the Model 1855 Revolving Rifle saw service with both Union infantry and cavalry, as well as with Colonel Hiram Berdan's United States Sharp Shooters. The gun is mechanically perfect. Price: $800 shipped/insured. 5 3/16 barrel in. As a historical shooter of percussion and western arms I bought a replica of an 1860 Richards Army conversion and then found an absolute dearth of information about it. "Manufacturing & Selling Uberti Grips For Old Model P 1873, Uberti New Sheriff, Uberti 7th Cav & Artillery, New Model Uberti Cattleman, Remington 1875 Uberti, Uberti SA Army Outlaw, 1875 Uberti SA Frontier, Uberti 1890 Police Revolver & Remington 1858 Uberti. 22 cartridges. R&Ds own website lists no such thing as a 6-shot 45 for the 1860. It appears original Thuer with Script E on recoil shield and has worn patent date on the recoil shield. RIA: Colt Richards Conversion 1860 Army. This 6-shot percussion revolver became very popular with mounted troops and went on to be the issued sidearm for the US Army for many years. 44 est un revolver se chargeant par le barillet, mise à feu par des capsules à percussion, à simple action fabriqué en 200 500 exemplaires dans l'usine de Samuel Colt à Hartford, dans le Connecticut entre 1860 et 1873. 00 Part Number: 60C12. MSRP: $457. Cimarron 1860 Richards-Mason Type 2 Revolver 6-Round Color Case Hardened, Blue, Walnut. They were serial numbered in their own range from 1 through to about 200800. This 1860 Army Engraved revolver has an 8" round barrel, blued frame, brass trigger guard, and walnut grip. Le Colt 1860 Army, conçu par Samuel Colt New Model Holster Pistol en calibre. The Remington revolver was a secondary, supplemental issue firearm for the Union Army until the Colt factory fire of 1864. Brand: Uberti. Antique Collectable Firearms. As it came from the factory it was a percussion arm, taking separate powder, ball, and cap. The Constitution of 1866 kept the right to keep and bear arms. 44 Martin primed centerfire cartridge manufactured at the Frankford Arsenal. Call us toll free: +1 888-744-0066. Pietta percussion revolver to a five shot. The cylinder scene is 90% visible. Brass Frame. Good condition antique Richards cartridge conversion Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in. Richards Type II 1860 Army Conversion. Ruger Old Army Black Powder Revolver 45 Cal 7. It's also the CHEAPEST ! $ 199. 44 caliber percussion revolvers. Uberti® Reproduction Colt® 1860 Army Steel Frame Fluted Cylinder. and the 1861 Navy Model. Code, Section 921 (a) (16) defines antique firearms as all guns made prior to 1899. barrel with single-line markings "Address Col. Serial number 191010 on frame, barrel, backstrap and cylinder. ANTIQUE RICHARDS CONVERSION COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER. Army & Navy leather holsters made for the1851, 1858 and 1860 and 1871 Custom Leather Army and Navy Holster rigs are made in America. TRADITIONS 1860 COLT ARMY. New (Other) $35. 8 inch barrel. percussion revolver to a five shot cartridge shooting 45 LC firearm. 44 was a mainstay in the Civil War as well as the weapon of choice for Texas gunfighter John Wesley Hardin and other gunmen. Model 1860 Spencer Army Rifle,. The 1860 Kirst Konverter® was designed with safety notches between chambers so you can safely carry five rounds of. 36 Caliber 3" Barrel Birdshead Grips Fluted Cylinder Cap and Ball BP Revolver The new 1860 Army Snub Nose takes a smaller size twist on the traditional full size 1860 Ar. Price Reduced to $800 shipped/insured as shown above. 44 Special trimmed back from 1. The Model 1860 was a single action revolver with a 6-round rotating cylinder, fixed sights and on average was accurate up to approximately 100 yards. The Frontier 1851 and 1860 Gun Leather Army and Navy Holster rigs are made in America. Un revolver à poudre noire Pietta 1860 Army calibre. 5" in length and weighs 2. Mason Conversion Open Top Conversion 1873 Single Actions The Smoke Wagon™ Runnin' Iron® Gunfighter Short Stroke Revolvers Stallion Compact 1875 Army Outlaw Top-Break Howdah 1911 Pistols Bond Arms. 36 caliber 1851 Navy revolver. 44 Colt centerfire. )When Anderson discontinued operation his average guns were selling in the $1300. I believe the Cimarron was a Uberti. Parts are available to the public for self installation, but can also be installed by our gunsmiths. This Slim Jim Holster is made especially for your 1851 & 1861 Navy Colt with 7 1/2" barrel. Colt 1860 Army Long Cylinder Conversion Revolver (actually made from parts using new cylinders). The only original I’ve owned was a Richards Conversion in. serial #198643, 44 CF, 8" barrel with a very good plus bore. A Colt Model 1860 Army Richards Cartridge Conversion Revolver in Original Holster, With round sighted cut-down barrel, stamped ‘-ADDRESS COL. 45 Colt cartridge. R&Ds own website lists no such thing as a 6-shot 45 for the 1860. Not only were the converted percussion guns less expensive than a new SAA, they were more available. Uberti® Reproduction Colt® 1860 Army Steel Frame Fluted Cylinder. Sort by Position Sort by Product Name Sort by Price. 4, page 177 Fig. 1873 Single Action Great Western II. Mostly all that could be found were references to this type of weapon but little information. Réglementation. This blued conversion cylinder converts steel frame Uberti 1860 Army revolvers from. 1860 Army, 8" barrel, left side 1860 Army, 8" barrel, right side. XIX eme Reglo Etrange. February 13, 2016 Ian McCollum Conversion, Revolver, Video 7. 27060 Samuel Colt (American, Hartford, Connecticut 1814-1862) 1853; converted for cartidges, ca. While externally similar to a standard Colt 1860 Army cap-and-ball revolver (inset, l. CASED SET: 1860 ARMY/1862 SNUBNOSE DLX "OLD SILVER" ENGRAVED. Metal Flat Top Chest, Ptd. In 2002, Mr. SCARCE COLT RICHARDS CONVERSION MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER. Code, Section 921 (a) (16) defines antique firearms as all guns made prior to 1899. Richards Conversion adds a breechplate, with a firing pin and its own rear sight. 44 caliber, 8" barrel, S/N 154503 manufactured in 1865. The guns were all based on original Long Cylinder conversion designs and were done on 2 nd and 3 rd Generation Colt 1860 Army revolvers. 44 was a mainstay in the Civil War as well as the weapon of choice for Texas gunfighter John Wesley Hardin and other gunmen. 56-56 Spencer caliber, 7 shot magazinloader, manufactured in 1863 and 1864, production was 11,471 for the U. This is a Colt 1860 Model. RH0344 Dixie Pietta Dance and Brothers Revolver. 38 Long Colt caliber Colt Model 1892, a double-action. Two Colt employees: Charles Richards, and William Mason collaborated to design a conversion for the Colt 1860 Army and this was used as the basis for the Colt Open Top 1872. Antique Colt Richards-Mason Conversion U. Black Powder Cylinder -1851 Navy -Half Fluted New. 44 Caliber, Black Powder Revolver Select one of these thumbnail images to view it in the above larger display. Gunfighter. 45 Colt Revolver with 8-Inch Barrel. In 1871, an employee from Colt by the name of Charles Richards was awarded a patent for converting Colt percussion models to breech loading cartridge revolvers. Item Number: 355130. 9174, with Thuer Conversion for Self-contained Cartridges, and Accessories MET DT8184. LeMat Revolver (Grape Shot Revolver) Nine-Shot Cap-and-Ball Revolver with Underslung 16-Gauge Barrel. In addition to civilian orders, Colt received an Army contract in 1871 to convert 1,000 Model 1860 Army percussion revolvers to use the. 8 inch barrel. 44 Conversion Cylinder. Our Price: $249. With six-shot cylinder engraved with the Naval scene, The pistol has matching serial numbers throughout, the frame. 5 Barrel SS. FULL SIZE /WT. The 1860 Army Kirst Cartridge Konverter® is made for Pietta and Uberti replica revolvers. In 1872 Colt entered the market for metallic cartridge revolvers by introducing their factory-installed percussion-to-cartridge open top conversion of the 1861 Navy cap-and-ball revolver, followed quickly by the Richards-Mason conversion of the 1860 Army the following year. Available in either steel or brass frame, this revolver received its name from the depiction on the cylinder of the Texas Navy's victory. This is an all matching serial number Colt 1860 Army Richards-Mason Conversion Revolver. Uberti Stainless 1860 Army 45LC/45 Schofield. and the 1861 Navy Model. This Model 1860 Colt Richards Conversion Revolver is about as Wild West as it gets. Uberti builds an 1858 conversion in 45Colt - (the whole revolver - not a conversion kit). Uberti 1860 Army Revolver. My own Uberti-made copy of the 1858 Remington -- with carefully assembled loads using a. 45LC ammunition could be too long for the conversion cylinder if the factory does not follow standard OAL. 5” barrel with a shiny bore and wood stocks. MSRP: $457. All Thuer conversions appear to have been sent to England and 154503 is no exception with the small "L" appearing below the serial numbers. 1871 Navy Open-Top Revolver Early Model C/H Frame, Brass B/S and T/G. The 1851 Navy was a scaled up. The conversions are cool guns and lots of people like them, especially for shooting duelist. Traditions FR186012: Recognized as the mainstay of the Union Army, the 1860 was ordered to fill the ranks. We have a great online selection at the lowest prices with Fast & Free shipping on many items! New Listing Fit Colt Uberti Army 1860 1851 Navy Revolver 8" Cowboy Drop Tan Leather Holster. Code, Section 921 (a) (16) defines antique firearms as all guns made prior to 1899. It converts the. Uberti: 1860 Army Conversion. 45-70 cartridges. Crisp, functional mechanics. Uberti 1860 Army Revolver. On July 2nd, 1872, William Mason, another employee from Colt, was awarded a patent for an improvement. Our Price: $249. Beschlag, "A" Abnahmestempel Bei den für die U. 44 Black Powder Revolver. Accurate clone. Add to Cart. Colt Model 1851 Navy Revolver with Thuer Conversion for Self-Contained Cartridges, Serial no. Related: pietta conversion cylinder revolver conversion cylinder black powder revolver uberti 45 cylinder. serial #198643, 44 CF, 8" barrel with a very good plus bore. 45-70 cartridges. With six-shot cylinder engraved with the Naval scene, The pistol has matching serial numbers throughout, the frame. Other specifications pertaining to 1860 Army Revolver remain as previously described, if they are not directly altered by the conversion. 44) Description: Up for sale is a used Ruger Old Army Revolver (. 410 Single Shot Pistol 3. Uberti: 1860 Army Conversion. 44 Colt based on the Model 1860 Army frame. Nickel finish with 8″ rnd bbl, German silver front sight & 1-line block letter address. I know 250 grain bullets in a 45 Long Colt are too long for the 1860 Army conversion cylinder. 45 Colt, 5 1/2" Barrel. See pages 403-413 for a discussion and photos of a 4-screw Colt Army with exact same “conversion" as this one. Mason Conversion Open Top Conversion 1873 Single Actions The Smoke Wagon™ Runnin' Iron® Gunfighter Short Stroke Revolvers Stallion Compact 1875 Army Outlaw Top-Break Howdah 1911 Pistols Bond Arms. The bore is in good condition and the lock-up is nice and tight. I was told the revolver was fired a few times in the past, but the revolver does not show any signs of it. $230, however they are well-made. R&Ds own website lists no such thing as a 6-shot 45 for the 1860. 38 Special and. The frame of early Open Top revolvers were marked COLT'S/PATENT, later models sported the so-called "Two July" patent marking, also found on the 1851 Navy-, 1861 Navy- and 1860 Army-conversion revolvers. Colt 1860 Army Richards Conversion Revolver ca 1870s /I BR BR /I Mixed serial numbers, 8 barrel in. Texas created a new constitution in 1866. Any tips on the steps to change /rmove the cylinder. Today's shooters enjoy the looks and handling capabilities of these conversion revolvers that combine the sleek lines of percussion revolvers with the convenience of self-contained cartridge sixguns. 44 Colt Calibre 1860 Army Revolver with Richards Conversion and equipped with a 12 stop cylinder, 8 inch barrel. Contract Colt Richard's Conversion Model 1860 Army RevolverThis is an extremely rare example of a U. IIIF provides researchers rich metadata and media viewing options for comparison of works across cultural heritage collections. My recollection of many years ago when I had a Cimarron 1860 Army was that there was even more room. Conversions were based on the 1860 Colt Army which used a 0. 44 REVOLVER 8" BRASS FRAME. Uberti 1860 Army Model -. These revolvers were made from 1873-1878 and saw extensive use in the American West. 1860 Army Holster 8" St. In 1872 Colt entered the market for metallic cartridge revolvers by introducing their factory-installed percussion-to-cartridge open top conversion of the 1861 Navy cap-and-ball revolver, followed quickly by the. 44 caliber revolver was as powerful as it was popular. 38 people watched. The last models produced by Col. With six-shot cylinder engraved with the Naval scene, The pistol has matching serial numbers throughout, the frame is stamped with two patent dates, brass trigger. 410 Single Shot Pistol 3. 45 Schofield /. Good condition antique Richards cartridge conversion Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in. -Hammer/Blade Sights. That was my first antique Colt, and a few years later, I traded it. The firearm is effective at up to 75 and possibly 100 yards. We've more information about Detail, Specification, Customer Reviews and Comparison Price. 44 caliber, made 1863, 8-inch, 7x matching numbers, layaway kalispell, mt: used: 6/7/2021: $450. Several months ago, I purchased a third generation Colt 1860 Army 'Signature Series' revolver. 44 caliber, has a fluted cylinder, and a 3″ barrel without a loading lever. Gun number 1988** and cylinder number is 4107. Colt a converti les modèles Army 1860, Navy 1851 et 1861, Pocket 1849, Pocket of Navy Caliber, Police 1862. Our version of the famed Colt Lightning combines perfection in functioning with superior fit and finish that no other can equal. 44 RIFLE NEAT OLD RIFLE, 1873. New Listing RARE Pietta 1860 Army. Model 1860 Army Revolver 012. This revolver started life as a Pietta replica Remington 1858 New Model Army. Recognized as the mainstay of the Union Army, the 1860 was ordered to fill the ranks. 1851 Richards-Mason Conversion; 1858 New Model Army Conversion; 1860 Richards-Mason Conversion; 1872 Open Top Revolvers; 1875 Outlaw; Bisley Model Single Action Army; Evil Roy Single Action Revolvers; Lightning Single Action Revolvers; Man With No Name Revolvers; Model 1890; Model No. The Colt 1860 Army uses the same size frame as the. This revolver is 14. Ici il s'agit d'une usine de revolver Colt Model 1860 Army équipée d'une unité de conversion Richards. The Cartridge Conversions were performed on existing 1860 Army revolvers in the field as well as being assembled from parts at the Colt factory, however the 1871-72 Open-Top would be quite different. ANTIQUE RICHARDS CONVERSION COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER. 1860 Army Black Powder Revolver Redi-Pak. The closest anyone can come to getting a Colt 1860 Army conversion that is similar to those manufactured in the early 1870s, is the Richards Type II conversion sold by Cimarron F. $230, however they are well-made. 1851 Navy Brass. For more information and to see quantity in stock, click the "More Info" button. 44 caliber revolver was as powerful as it was popular. Gunfighter. Lefaucheux 20-Round Double-Barreled Revolver. COLT 1860 ARMY RICHARDS CONVERSION REVOLVER - Serial number 192278, circa 1870s. Draw or Cross Draw JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. Eventually a total of 9,000 Open Tops and 2,100 Richards-Mason conversions were produced. 5", Walnut Grips, Blued. DENIX COLT AMERICAN CIVIL WAR ARMY REVOLVER, USA 1860. The Holster has an open toe and will accepts up to a 2 1/2 inch belt width. 44 Black Powder Revolver. 44 Colt is simply the. Home; Guns. All previous. Price: $225. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. was still using the 1873 "Trapdoor" and black powder. I was told the revolver was fired a few times in the past, but the revolver does not show any signs of it. 1851 Navy 1851 Navy London 1851 Navy (Modern production) 1860 Army 1861 Navy Colt Walker Fluck Pre 1st Model Dragoon Dragoon Dragoon Hartford-English Model Ehlers Revolvers Frontier Scout and Peacemaker. Gun - Conversion Cylinder - 1860 Army. 44 caliber revolvers were purchased by the US military during the course of the Civil War than any other model of handgun.