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cgersty 01-04-2013 07:25 PM

Pietta 1860 new army .44 cap and ball
 
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Just wanted to show it to you guys.

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NCcrimedog 01-04-2013 10:32 PM

Very nice, I have been wanting to get a pair myself.

cgersty 01-04-2013 10:39 PM

Thanks, wife got it for my birthday 2 years ago, need to get it out and shoot it some more, really wanna pick up one with a removable cylinder.

Rick1967 01-04-2013 10:43 PM

yea I have been wanting an 1858 myself for the removable cylinder. I have the 1851. And the cylinder comes off. But simply not the same thing. Nobody wants to be removing their barrel to reload.

cgersty 01-04-2013 11:07 PM

Yeah that's how this one is, barrel comes off, you can still load it just takes a little longer, so a removable cylinder is ideal.

orangello 01-11-2013 10:31 PM

I think i should've started with a cap-n-ball more like that, Colt style. I started with a pair of 1858 replicas and am spoiled to reloading on a press now.

cuate 01-12-2013 12:37 PM

I obtained a Pietta 1858 New Army, 5 1/2" barrel. Obtained a .45 LC cal. cylinder with loading gate, dremeled a channel so I could flip that loading gate and load. Accurate, great easy trigger,
and I habe shot hundreds of rounds (my reloads) without a hitch. Gun cost $218 (back then) , legally came in the US Mail, .45 cylinder somewhat expensive. Total cost, could have bought an Italian .45 single action for the same or less. But I love this pistol !

BearTaylor 01-13-2013 05:33 AM

I've got their Colt and Remington replicas and they are fine quality firearms. Congrats to you and good shooting.

nitestalker 01-13-2013 05:42 AM

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The Perc. handguns are great firearms to shoot targets or hunt. There are many fine offerings. I like the ROA and the Rogers & Spencer target.:D

CA357 01-13-2013 05:46 AM

Nice pistola cgersty.

Hey Stalker, that stainless Old Army is sweet.


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